- January 13, 2017Read more
Writer’s Note: Alex Larson is an Applied Technology teacher at Palatine High School. He has been teaching Project Lead the Way (PLTW) courses for 9 years. Project Lead the Way is a STEM based curriculum that is now internationally experienced by students ranging from Kindergarten through 12th grade. It exposes students to cross curricular STEM education to improve the success
- January 11, 2017Read more
You asked and we delivered: with our latest Eiger update we introduce internal feature reinforcement for Concentric Fill. This feature both gives users more versatility in reinforcement and reduces fiber usage, so we’ll go into how it can be used efficiently below. If you’re unfamiliar with how Concentric Rings affect your part, check out our Effective Fiber Routing blog post.
- December 22, 2016Read more
Download the Markforged snowflake ornament here. This year we set out to remove the multiple barriers between design and a final product and enable engineers to create finished parts using the right materials for the job. With three major new printer lines and two new material launches, we enabled customers to print strong-as-metal, professional parts. We’ve exponentially expanded our reach
- December 16, 2016Read more
Introduction Welcome to a two part mini-series on retrofitting a Tesla Turbine with Markforged parts. These blogs are application engineering in its purest form; we’ll be using techniques defined in previous instructional blog posts to design and print this part. By the end, we’ll hopefully have a functional Tesla Turbine with Markforged parts, capable of spinning at extremely high speeds. In the