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PrintParts Sponsors MakerGirl to Provide 3D Printing Services for Girls in STEM

  • Posted by Aundera Schroder
  • On June 17, 2021
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We are so proud to sponsor MakerGirl, a non-profit organization that aims to bridge the gender gap in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) by introducing young girls to 3D printing through educational programs. In 2020, MakerGirl transitioned their sessions to a virtual curriculum and greatly increased the number of girls educated, providing 93 sessions

PrintParts Triples Carbon Fiber Part Production Capacity

  • Posted by Aundera Schroder
  • On April 7, 2021
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We have expanded our fleet of Markforged machines by 20 printers, to increase production capacity of carbon fiber reinforced parts. PrintParts uses Markforged Industrial Composite and Desktop systems to produce end-use parts for defense, industrial and medical applications, using engineering-grade materials that include carbon fiber filled nylon and continuous carbon fiber and Kevlar. Parts printed

PrintParts Increases Production Capacity with Envision One

  • Posted by Aundera Schroder
  • On March 3, 2021
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  New York City, NY – March 3rd, 2021 – PrintParts, a New York City-based additive manufacturing service provider, announced the expansion of its 3D printing production part offerings with a fleet of EnvisionTEC Envision One cDLM Mechanical systems. The addition of eight industrial 3D printers dramatically increases PrintParts’ production capacity and allows  customers to scale their additive initiatives

PrintParts Expands Capabilities with Fuse 1

  • Posted by Aundera Schroder
  • On January 26, 2021
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  New York City, NY – January 26, 2021 – PrintParts Inc., a New York City-based additive manufacturing service provider, is expanding its production part offerings with the addition of the Formlabs Fuse 1 selective laser sintering (SLS) system. The newly released SLS additive manufacturing system utilizes a laser to precisely fuse nylon powder into lightweight,

We Supplied Over 1 Million NP Swabs

  • Posted by Robert
  • On September 8, 2020
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Print Parts partners with local companies, New York City, and state government agencies to create NYC-based test kit supply chain   New York, NY — Print Parts Inc, a New York City-based Additive Manufacturing service, announced a major milestone, having provided more than 1 million nasopharyngeal (NP) swabs for use in NYC COVID-19 test kits.

NYC Partners With PrintParts To Fight COVID

  • Posted by Robert
  • On May 3, 2020
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Join us for an update on COVID-19. Posted by Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday, May 3, 2020   We are proud to announce that Print Prints is ramping up production of 3D printed nasopharyngeal (NP) swabs to support NYC in COVID-19 testing efforts. Print Parts is producing the NP test swab design that was

Additive Community Responds to COVID-19

  • Posted by Robert
  • On March 28, 2020
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At the time of writing this post, there are over 103,321 cases of COVID-19 across the US and over 657,434 cases globally, with a total of 30,420 deaths around the world.   If you haven’t seen already, the additive manufacturing industry and 3D printing community has stepped up to the challenge and fight COVID-19 by

Additive Manufacturing for the Defense Industry

  • Posted by Robert
  • On February 19, 2020
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As 3D printing and additive manufacturing become more widespread, it was only a matter of time before the defense industry — meaning the U.S. military and other contractors who work with the military — showed interest in 3D printing capabilities. The benefits of 3D printing for the defense industry are numerous, and PrintParts works with

Stereolithography Explained

  • Posted by Robert
  • On January 11, 2020
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Stereolithography (SLA) 3D printing has been around for years but the machines were previously too expensive to scale and mostly too complicated for the average person to use. With the recent developments and advancements in SLA, the machines have become more cost efficient and are much easier to use. Formlabs is a great example of

How to Choose a 3D Printing Service

  • Posted by Danielle
  • On November 9, 2019
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3D printing seems inhibitive for those of us who lack more advanced knowledge of manufacturing. Manufacturing to me involves carving and plaster molds.  However, a quick google search for manufacturing processes convinced me that 3D printing is the number one option for nearly all parts. Apparently, those of us left in the 1970s have a