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Full-color 3D Printing and Scanning has Arrived

Scanning advancements open up opportunities for full-color 3D printing with the ProJet x60 series printers. With new scanning technology and the capability to render beautifully vibrant-colored models in 3D, and even share those models in our virtual networks, we’ve seen a giant step in mass adaptation.   Motocross Madness by getprinting3d on Sketchfab Quality in, quality […]

3D Printed Injection Molding Tools – Bi-Link

Bi-Link, a Rapid Direction customer based in Bloomingdale, Illinois, is pushing the limits with their ProJet 3500 series MultiJet 3D printer. Recently, they were the focus of a remarkable Success Story produced by manufacturer 3D Systems. Although this article highlights their application with 3D Printed Injection Molding Tools, Bi-Link has utilized their printer for numerous […]

MarkForged’s 3D Printed Insoles with Embedded Electronics

3DPrintingIndustry.com – by DAVIDE SHER on 2015-02-26 Thursday, February 26, 2015 What only a few months ago was just a wonderful yet unattainable dream is real: it is now possible to 3D print with embedded electronics and there are already a few ways to go about it. MarkForged, the company that aeronautics and astronautics engineer Greg […]

RDI/Bastech @ AMTS Show Oct. 22-23

Seeing is Believing RDI/Bastech will be in full Demonstration Mode this year at AMTS so don’t miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity to see the technology first-hand and ask your questions of the experts. Witness live 3D scanning of one of the most precisely engineered performance cars…in our booth! You’ll also see over 8 various 3D printers […]

Graph Expo 14 – RDI @ New Plastic Print Pavillion

GRAPH EXPO 14 | September 28—October 1, 2014 | McCormick Place | Chicago, IL Bill Stahl, VP Sales & Service of Rapid Direction, Inc., invites you to GRAPH EXPO 14! Visit booth 4636 to ask the 3D printing experts what printing equipment is right for you. The 2D printing world is buzzing with chatter about […]


ATTENTION: We’re having an Open House at our Dayton location…and you are invited! We’ve been in the Rapid Prototyping business for 20 years and our parent company, Bastech, Inc., is celebrating. There will be 3D printing and scanning demonstrations, tours of the facilities, drawings for fun stuff and GREAT FOOD! BBQ/Tours/Demonstrations/Fun! [button id=”” class=”” align=”left” […]

Direct Metal 3D Printing Benefits Dental Lab

Direct Metal 3D Printing Brings Growth Benefits to MicroDent Dental LabMichal LabMichal Hermanek, founder and owner of MicroDent, the largest dental lab and dental CAD/CAM services supplier in the Czechia and Slovakia regions, believes that 3D Systems’ metal 3D printers allowed his company to grow faster than he could ever have anticipated. “CNC milling of […]

Major Bakery Cleans Up with Direct Metal 3D Printing

Utilizing Direct Metal Printing to Improve Existing Equipment A major bakery realized it had a problem with its conveyors when the production lines had to be halted once every year to change the plastic chain belts. In the food production business, breadcrumbs and cooking oils build up on the chains, yet there was no mechanism […]

Come see us at STEM-centered TechFest 2014!

3D Printing has a lot in store for Education and STEM programs As an avid supporter of STEM and Project Lead the Way in our regional schools, we’ll be participating in this year’s TechFest Dayton 2014 orchestrated by the ASC – Affiliate Societies Council of Dayton Of course we’ll have 3D printers humming away all day along […]