How To Make Sure You Get The Plastic You Asked For

With so many different types of plastic on the market, being able to correctly identify each one is critical for getting the right results when manufacturing a new product. But what’s the best way to identify plastic material accurately and repeatably, when so many... read more

What Makes Stainless Steel Stainless?

Stainless steel is a fundamental part of the prototyping and manufacturing industry. It is vital for making machine parts and some tools for plastic injection molding, and of course it’s found in a million-and-one common everyday items. Yet, even with stainless steel... read more

How 3D Printing Can Preserve and Restore the Past

3D scanning in combination with 3D printing now makes it possible to create all sorts of physical objects. This technology has become so advanced that it helps to preserve or restore historic artifacts that no longer exist. Let’s take a closer look at how 3D... read more

Star Prototype Sponsor Robotic Race

The first ever Cybathlon Competition will take place in Switzerland this October, 2016. The international competition is for disabled athletes using exoskeletons and other wearable robotic devices. Teams from universities and corporations all over the world will come... read more