Tag: carbon fiber

Startup MarkForged makes composite parts

Startup MarkForged makes composite parts

Carbon fiber must be placed in proper alignment for its intended purpose, making 3D printing more challenging.   By Kathleen Maher The newest 3D printer on the scene comes from an eager bunch of MIT grads. Their invention, the MarkForg3D, is the first desktop automated fabricator that can produce parts reinforced with carbon fiber. Co-Founder […]

By February 13, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Fast simulation paves road to success for Trek racing bike

Fast simulation paves road to success for Trek racing bike

Using the latest tools from SolidWorks, Nvidia, and Dell, Trek designed a new mountain racing bike that took top honors in 2011. Trek Bicycle Corporation is a leading manufacturer of world-class mountain racing bikes. Like manufacturers in other fields, Trek is being pushed by competition to create products that are sturdy yet lightweight. It also […]

By February 17, 2012 0 Comments Read More →