The American Mold Builders Association
represents more than 300 U.S. mold manufacturers that serve many
industries including automotive, medical, electronics, recreation, and
Association of Professional Model Makers.
- ASTM International ASTM Committee F42 on Additive Manufacturing Technologies.
Industrial Network Provides industrial training onsite and
through online resources.
CAD Society Membership is open to vendors, consultants,
press, and users within the CAD community. Currently, there is no fee
Access to more than 8 million CAD symbols.
PDM, CAD/CAM, and CNC publications, conferences, and consulting.
Crafting Additive fabrication technology with potential for
automating the construction of whole building structures.
Research Analyst and consulting firm serving the engineering
Embossing, engraving, milling, and laser scanning tools for artists,
sculptors, engravers, and sign-makers.
Rees Sculptor that uses design software and RP.
Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS).
Gesellschaft German society focusing on high speed cutting,
RP/RT, and related topics.
Free resources and software for the rapid prototyping industry.
Associates International Consulting from an internationally
renowned expert in CAD/CAM/CAE, computers, human interfaces,
organizational issues, and many related subjects.
Product Dynamics Product development management
techniques to gain full business value from rapid prototyping and
- RAPDASA Rapid Product Development Association of South Africa.
Independent resource for users of additive fabrication for prototyping
and manufacturing applications.
Platform European initiative to provide information on rapid
(Rapid Technologies & Additive Manufacturing Community);
formerly the Rapid Prototyping Association of the Society of
Manufacturing Engineers (RPA/SME). Click here to see the founders of
Product Development.biz Online resource for rapid product
development, rapid prototyping, and rapid manufacturing.
- Rapid Prototyping Homepage Connect
to an impressive set of additive fabrication links.
National Center for Rapid Technologies at Saddleback College.
Rapid Prototyping and Innovative Manufacturing Network (Slovenia)
archive All messages posted to the rapid prototyping mail
list (rp-ml) on the Internet.
- SFF Symposium Proceedings Archive of technical papers from more than two decades of symposiums.
- Society of
Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Individual member association.
Engineering Workstation Benchmark Information.
Directory of CAD products and services.
Longtin Gallery of SLS and SLA models.
TheriForm 3D printer for pharmaceutical and medical
applications; based on MIT's 3D ink jet printing technology.
CAD Portal CAD/CAM portal for Mexico and Latin America.
additional information, see Wohlers
Report 2012, an
annual worldwide progress report on the additive manufacturing and 3D printing state of the industry.