3D Printing for Education


3D Printing for Education

3D printers help students, educators and researchers understand and develop designs for the real world

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TriMech offers 3D printing solutions for research, teaching, and learning.

With TriMech as your education partner, students develop real-world skills aided by resources that inspire, and support that keeps you running.

TriMech has world class commercial grade solutions that will put researchers on the leading edge of utilizing 3D technologies.

The same 3D Printers in use at academic and technical institutions are also used by your students’ future employers. Educators can increase engagement with exciting classroom projects.

Students can boost their career opportunities by showing potential employers precision 3D models built on-site at their academic institutions. Starting their portfolios before graduation offers students the advantages of both the 3D printing know-how and the creative problem solving that are prized by great firms.

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TriMech’s additive manufacturing centers meet tight deadline for MIT students in toy design course

In the 2.00b Toy Product Design course, first-year students get hands-on engineering experience while developing a prototype for a new toy.

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The Benefits of 3D Printing for Students and Educators

3D printing technologies can help students develop real-world skills and experience and educators to deliver leading edge curriculum, but it is a significant investment. In this article, we will discuss the advantages of 3D printing technologies in schools including how both students and teachers will benefit.

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PolyJet vs FDM – Which is Best for Education?

The two prominent 3D printing technologies we will be comparing in this article are FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) and PolyJet. Both are fundamentally different in how they print, but both are widely used in the additive manufacturing space and have their own set of benefits in the classroom and lab.

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Entry Level 3D Printer Buying Guide

There are a lot of options when it comes to choosing a 3D printer for the classroom. This guide breaks down all of the 3D printers and 3D printing technologies that best fit a learning environment to help narrow down your choices for consideration.


Students Gain High-Demand Skills with 3D Printing at Dunwoody College of Technology