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Extensions from 3MF Bring New Efficiency and Manageability to 3D Printing

August 16, 2016 - itc.mb.ca

The 3MF Consortium (3MF) recently released two specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1 for general availability. The 3MF Production Extension and the 3MF Slice Extension provide productivity enhancements that allow high-volume additive manufacturing facilities to better integrate and manage their 3D printing operations than previously possible. The 3MF Production and 3MF Slice Extensions are free to download immediately.

Extensions from 3MF bring efficiency, manageability to 3D printing

August 10, 2016 - todaysmedicaldevelopments.com

Wakefield, Massachusetts – The 3MF Consortium (3MF) released two specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1 for general availability today. The 3MF Production Extension and the 3MF Slice Extension provide productivity enhancements that allow high-volume additive manufacturing facilities to better integrate and manage their 3D printing operations than previously possible. The 3MF Production and 3MF Slice Extensions are free to download immediately.

New Free 3D Printing File Extensions From 3MF Consortium

August 8, 2016 - designnews.com

The 3MF Consortium, which released its free initial core specification last year for a new 3D printing file format, has added two free extensions based on best practices.

3MF extensions address needs for productivity and full part description

August 8, 2016 - makepartsfast.com

The 3MF Consortium (3MF) released two free specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1 for general availability. These extensions are the 3MF Production Extension and the 3MF Slice Extension. They will enable high-volume additive manufacturing facilities to better integrate and manage their 3D printing operations.

PTC Joins 3MF Consortium as Founding Member

August 4, 2016 - dailycadcam.com

India – August 4, 2016 –– PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has joined the 3MF Consortium at the founding membership level. 3MF Consortium is an industry association created to develop and promote a new full-fidelity file format for 3D printing.

3MF Consortium released expansion for production and slicing

August 3, 2016 - 3druck.com

The 3MF Consortium has released two extensions for its 3MF Core Specification 1.1: 3MF Production Extension and 3MF Slice Extension. The 3MF format should combine all the advantages of different file formats for 3D models for 3D printing and was developed by a consortium of many specialists. The two new additions to pave the way to an end-to-end 3D printing solution for a completely integrated production of large quantities. This article is in the German language.

3MF Consortium Introduces Two New Extensions to 3MF Core Specification

August 3, 2016 - 3dpsystem.com

Recently, the Consortium brought ASTM International on board to help implement standards for 3MF and get it set for widespread use. At that time, the Consortium stated that the core specifications of the format are ready for adoption, and that they had also developed some extensions to further improve 3MF’s performance. Yesterday, the Consortium released details on two extensions that have been added to the 3MF Core Specification 1.1.

3MF Consortium Introduces Two New Extensions to 3MF Core Specification

August 2, 2016 - 3dprint.com

The 3D printing industry is getting ever closer to the adoption of a standardized 3D printing file format.

3MF Expands Capability of Universal 3D Printing File Format

August 2, 2016 - engineering.com

Today, the 3MF Consortium has announced the most recent fruits of its labor, two new extensions meant to improve productivity for high-volume additive manufacturing (AM)

3MF introduces two extensions to universal 3D printing file format

August 2, 2016 - tctmagazine.com

The 3MF Consortium has today released two specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1, the 3MF Production Extension and the 3MF Slice Extension.

3MF Consortium adds two specification extensions to industry-backed 3D printing format

August 2, 2016 - 3ders.org

The 3MF Consortium, a group of industry professionals working to define the new “3MF” 3D printing format, has today released two specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1. The 3MF Production Extension and 3MF Slice Extension are available to download immediately.

Extensions from 3MF Bring New Efficiency and Manageability to 3D Printing

August 2, 2016 - adalidda.net

2 August 2016 - The 3MF Consortium (3MF) released two specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1 for general availability today. The 3MF Production Extension and the 3MF Slice Extension provide productivity enhancements that allow high-volume additive manufacturing facilities to better integrate and manage their 3D printing operations than previously possible. The 3MF Production and 3MF Slice Extensions are free to download immediately

PTC Joins 3MF Consortium as founding member

July 30, 2016 - techtaffy.com

PTC has joined the 3MF Consortium at the founding membership level. 3MF Consortium is an industry association created to develop and promote a new full-fidelity file format for 3D printing.
Launched in 2015, the 3MF Consortium is a Joint Development Foundation project with the goal to define a 3D printing format, that will allow design applications to send full-fidelity 3D models to a mix of other applications, platforms, services and printers. The 3MF (for 3D Manufacturing Format) specification eliminates the widespread issues with currently available file formats.

3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week

July 30, 2016 - 3dprint.com

This week included a lot of 3D printing news from all around the world, and as per usual, it was nearly impossible to keep up with all of the latest announcements and innovations. The New York-based Graphene 3D Lab announced a couple of organizational changes, appointing a new Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. Research and Markets has determined that by 2021, metal additive manufacturing powders will reach around $1.2 billion in revenue.

PTC Joins 3MF Consortium as Founding Member

July 28, 2016 - finance.yahoo.com

PTC (PTC) today announced that it has joined the 3MF Consortium at the founding membership level. 3MF Consortium is an industry association created to develop and promote a new full-fidelity file format for 3D printing.