13 07, 2016

Non-contact Inspection for CAM Users

By | July 13th, 2016|

Do you have a manufacturing facility or job shop looking for a more automated way to do part inspections and deliver a professional date-and time stamped inspection report to your customers? Combining the Creaform HandySCAN 700 and Geomagic Control software, inspect parts thoroughly and accurately to very close tolerances in just minutes using state-of-the-art laser [...]

27 05, 2016

New 3D Technology

By | May 27th, 2016|

Magic Leap is an augmented reality headset developer that is working on technology that is a totally different concept from all the other AR and VR platforms that are out there. Magic Leap’s advisors, Boston-area serial entrepreneur Jon Hirschtick (most recently the founder of Cambridge 3D CAD software firm Onshape) stated, “When people say ‘Magic [...]

24 02, 2016

Stratasys Custom Materials Development

By | February 24th, 2016|

Custom Materials Development Enables Printed Parts for Aerospace that are Electrostatic Discharge Safe.  By Scott Sevcik, Director, Aerospace & Defense Business Development, Stratasys Once a satellite is launched, there is no way to fix something that breaks. That drives the need for incredibly high reliability in an extreme environment. Temperatures can range from -150°C to [...]

15 02, 2016

Dynamic Motion Technology Workshop

By | February 15th, 2016|

Come to this Dynamic Motion Technology workshop to see live machining in titanium and stainless steel! Methods Machine Tools, in partnership with Mastercam and SANDVIK Coromant present "Technology Day." By coming out for this event you will learn how to increase tool life and maximize material removal. Learn how Mastercam’s Dynamic Motion tool-paths deliver the most [...]

18 12, 2015

3D Printed Bottle Opener

By | December 18th, 2015|

If you have seen us at any of the several manufacturing trade shows we attend each year, you may have noticed the 3D printed “giveaways” we offer to our visitors as a means to demonstrate the capabilities of our technologies. This year, our President and CEO, Rob Hassold, came up with an idea for a [...]

18 05, 2015

Let’s Connect

By | May 18th, 2015|

Cimquest is very active in social media and we work hard to produce lots of useful content for our community. Whether you’re using Mastercam, Statasys, or SOLIDWORKS . . . or just interested in the CAD/CAM world, you are sure to find something helpful. In addition to posting the content here on our blog we also engage [...]

2 03, 2015

Stratasys Material News

By | March 2nd, 2015|

Endur – Now Available in 20 Different Digital Materials! Info from Stratasys February newsletter Endur (RGD450), the advanced PolyJet material for simulating Polypropylene is now available in 20 Digital Material combinations. Endur can now be blended with TangoBlackPlus and TangoPlus rubber-like material to produce 8 new Digital Materials  which provide impressive impact strength for tough [...]

17 02, 2015

Stratasys 3D Printing Keeps NASA Satellite On Time and On Budget – FDM Strong Enough for Space

By | February 17th, 2015|

Reposted from Stratasys Blog We're pleased to announce a new frontier in aerospace 3D printing. Stratasys Direct Manufacturing has partnered with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to 3D print 30 antenna array supports for the FORMOSAT-7 Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere, and Climate (COSMIC-2) satellite mission. Scheduled for launch in 2016, the COSMIC-2 mission [...]