Revolutionizing Manufacturing: Finnovation's Speed Advantage

Revolutionizing Manufacturing: Finnovation's Speed Advantage

Published December 14, 2023 89 Views

In today's fast-paced world, the demand for rapid and efficient production of functional parts is greater than ever. Traditional machine shops have long been the go-to choice for manufacturing, but Finnovation Product Development is changing the game. With cutting-edge technology and innovative proc...

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3 Reasons to Use 3D Printing for Low Volume Manufacturing

3 Reasons to Use 3D Printing for Low Volume Manufacturing

Published April 10, 2023 333 Views

3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, creates small parts with intricate design and detailed infrastructures. 3D printing has recently grown in both popularity and clout as a technology that works well for low volume printing. There are several advantages that 3D printing offers over tr...

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Why You Should Choose SLS-Printed Nylon Over FDM-Printed ABS Plastic for Your Next Prototype

Why You Should Choose SLS-Printed Nylon Over FDM-Printed ABS Plastic for Your Next Prototype

Published February 1, 2023 480 Views

There are several types of 3D printing available these days. Selective layer sintering (SLS) is known for sharp precision, complex geometry, detailed features, and highly finished parts. A leading SLS material is nylon, which has both tensile and flexural strength. Another popular, yet not as versat...

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What Kind of Geometry Can You Print Using an SLS Printer?

What Kind of Geometry Can You Print Using an SLS Printer?

Published December 19, 2022 595 Views

3D printing covers a range of technologies, which can make it difficult to choose the best type of 3D printer for your project. One surefire solution is to consider the capabilities and qualities that are required to create the part. Material selection, design freedom, and precision should all be ta...

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3D Printing vs. CNC Machining: Which is Most Cost Effective?

3D Printing vs. CNC Machining: Which is Most Cost Effective?

Published October 6, 2022 980 Views

3D printing and CNC machining are both popular - and effective - manufacturing technologies. While there are some similarities among the two techniques, comparing 3D printing to CNC machining is a lot like comparing apples to oranges. The most obvious difference is that 3D printing is a type of addi...

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Are SLS 3D Printed Parts Strong Enough for Functional Use?

Are SLS 3D Printed Parts Strong Enough for Functional Use?

Published August 11, 2022 749 Views

There are several types of 3D printing available these days, each with their own set of capabilities. SLS printing has become a reliable option for many manufacturers. It is known for sharp precision and complex geometry, creating detailed features and highly finished parts. But some people wonder,...

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3 Reasons Why SLS Printing is Better Than FDM Printing

3 Reasons Why SLS Printing is Better Than FDM Printing

Published June 23, 2022 843 Views

3D printing is a broad topic. Deciding which technology to use can be difficult – there are many variables between 3D print companies when it comes to turnaround time, cost, and parts production. Often, the best way to make the decision is to look at the capabilities and qualities that are needed. I...

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5 Reasons to Choose 3D Printing Over Injection Molding

Published April 25, 2022 765 Views

3D printing is a viable option in today’s world of manufacturing processes. It has become a growing competitor to injection molding as it advances in technology and becomes more cost effective. Some manufacturers may be hesitant to leave traditional injection molding behind, but there are benefits t...

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Finnovation Brings Virtually Any Idea to Life with 3D Printing

Finnovation Brings Virtually Any Idea to Life with 3D Printing

Published June 21, 2021 1528 Views

The advances made in 3D printing technology over the past decade are nothing short of astounding. What began with the most simplistic 3D printed designs, has evolved in ways that now allow individuals and companies from every walk of life to create products and prototypes that are remarkably detaile...

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3-D printing sparks new norms in manufacturing industry

3-D printing sparks new norms in manufacturing industry

Published September 12, 2018 11825 Views

RIT facility among proving grounds for new technology Download RBJ Article here Inside a machinery-laden production space at Eastman Business Park, Ian Finn dredges a clear plastic container into the wide mouth of a 3-D selective laser sintering (SLS) machine. He loads up the...

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Full Contract Manufacturing Services in Rochester NY

Full Contract Manufacturing Services in Rochester NY

Published August 2, 2018 2057 Views

Did you know that Finnovation Product Development, LLC provides full contract manufacturing services in Rochester NY? Yes, it's true!  Finnovation now offers full contract manufacturing services world wide and 100% MADE IN THE USA.    Traditional Technology and Services include (but are not li...

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Full Color 3D Printing in Rochester, NY

Full Color 3D Printing in Rochester, NY

Published June 15, 2017 14328 Views

Finnovation Product Development, LLC located in Rochester, NY now offers full color 3d printing services available nationwide.  Full color 3D printing is an excellent way to prototype for the following industries: Consumer products Medical Models Automotive Components The Stratasys J7...

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How Advanced 3D Printing Continues to Change Lives

How Advanced 3D Printing Continues to Change Lives

Published September 23, 2015 14421 Views

The medical community took immediate notice recently, when it was announced that Australian-based Anatomics successfully created a human rib cage using an electron beam Arcam 3D printer.  Based on the success of this landmark design, coupled with the 1.3 million dollar cost of the machine used to cr...

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The e-NABLE Movement

The e-NABLE Movement

Published July 23, 2015 3502 Views

Each year thousands of children lose or are born without the use of a hand or fingers, and as anyone can imagine, this can be can have an unfathomable negative impact on their self-confidence, development and ability to socialize with others.  And while the science used to design and manufacture pro...

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3D Printed Car Suggests Worlds of New Manufacturing Potential

3D Printed Car Suggests Worlds of New Manufacturing Potential

Published January 19, 2015 15178 Views

Visitors to this year's Detroit Auto Show will be among the first to witness just how far 3D printing has come over the past few years.  The maker of this truly innovative electric car, Local Motors, recently introduced their new Strati at the 2015 auto show in Detroit.  And while it may be some tim...

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3D Printers Installed at the International Space Station

3D Printers Installed at the International Space Station

Published December 15, 2014 2985 Views

The potential for 3D printing reached entirely heights this week, when a 3D printer was activated on the International Space Station.  Developed by Made in Space, a startup firm based out of Silicon Valley, the highly-innovative zero-gravity printer was carried into space by the SpaceX Falcone 9 Roc...

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Full Color 3D Printing

Full Color 3D Printing

Published November 4, 2014 3325 Views

There is simply no argument over the fact that 3D printer technology has revolutionized the way today's leading manufacturers do business.  In a marketplace where success is often determined by timing, full-color 3D printing allows engineers and product developers to create stunningly realistic desi...

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Why Choose 3D Systems ProJet X60 Series Color 3D Printers?

Why Choose 3D Systems ProJet X60 Series Color 3D Printers?

Published October 10, 2014 3368 Views

If you're like others who rely on 3D printing for conceptual models and rapid prototypes, there's a good chance that you've been wanting to incorporate more color into your designs.  The ProJet X60 Color 3D Printer series was designed to make color 3D printing easy, quickly and cost effectively....

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Custom 3D Printed Parts for Archer Airguns

Custom 3D Printed Parts for Archer Airguns

Published September 9, 2014 14636 Views

I was recently contacted by Mr. Stephen Archer of Archer Airguns who had the idea to create custom parts for the Benjamin Marauder Air Rifle manufactured by Crosman.  Stephen saw the opportunity to modify stock parts to streamline the firing of the various pellet sizes available for the Benjamin Mar...

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Who Uses 3D Printing to Enhance Their Design Process?

Who Uses 3D Printing to Enhance Their Design Process?

Published June 1, 2014 9104 Views

Finnovation Client Profile: Idea Boxx, LLC www.theideaboxx.com I have had the pleasure of working with many startup companies who require 3D printing and additive manufacturing technology to speed up their design process. One company that stands out in particular is Idea Boxx, LLC.  Located in Vi...

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Who Benefits Most From 3D Printing?

Who Benefits Most From 3D Printing?

Published May 3, 2014 8417 Views

One industry which truly stands to benefit from the advancements made in 3D print technology, is undoubtedly the manufacturing sector.  Not only can prototypes and finished products be completed in more expedited timeframes, the reductions in cost and less downtime is just as impressive. Finnovat...

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How 3D Printing is Innovating Business in Western NY

Published February 19, 2014 5052 Views

3D printing has come a long way from its experimental roots, and is today being used by businesses from an increasingly diverse range of industries.  Not only does 3D printing technology allow for more cost effective rapid prototypes, they also open up entirely new creative possibilities, while allo...

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How can 3D Printing Improve Quality of Life?

How can 3D Printing Improve Quality of Life?

Published January 27, 2014 6322 Views

If you think that 3D Printing technology is just used for rapid prototypes here's an application that demonstrates the true potential of today's modern 3D printing technology. Recently, a two-year old girl born with a rare form of the disease AMC (a disease characterized by limbs that lock into a no...

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Do you know how durable 3D Printed parts are?

Published November 18, 2013 4010 Views

Full Disclosure: I didn't actually create a "battle-tech style" robot and shoot ED-209 with real bullets. It was actually all done on the computer to showcase the abilities (both virtual and real) of Finnovation Product Development. That being said, 3D printed materials have come a long way since th...

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3D Printing Focuses Its Sights on Eye wear & Glasses

3D Printing Focuses Its Sights on Eye wear & Glasses

Published September 24, 2013 6544 Views

Despite being known as the new kid on the tech block, 3D printers have already emerged as one of today's most exciting types of product innovations.  And while it's been made abundantly clear that 3D printing and rapid prototyping can be used to create everything from facial implants and prosthetics...

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New Software Shows Promise for 3D Model Design & Editing

New Software Shows Promise for 3D Model Design & Editing

Published September 18, 2013 3979 Views

Even if you've never had the joy of working on a 3D printer, you've certainly heard about them on the news, among your more creative colleagues, and in other various snippets.  For those in the 3D printing circles, it's well known that the most common practice of creating models, involves either sca...

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3D Printing: Product Development \

3D Printing: Product Development \

Published September 11, 2013 9656 Views

Just about 6 months ago, I got a phone call from Peggy Rajski inquiring about Finnovation's 3D printing and rapid prototyping ability.  Peggy needed assistance in creating 3D CAD models of her designs to be used for 3D Printed prototypes as well as for use in manufacturing via injection molding for...

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3D Printing Gives One Lucky Duck His Step Back

3D Printing Gives One Lucky Duck His Step Back

Published July 4, 2013 5502 Views

The advancements being made by 3D printers, in just a few short years, is nothing short of mind-boggling.  One of the latest stories to come from the 3D printing industry, is simply too warm and fuzzy  not to share. Because, of all the fast prototype innovations made thus far, this one is unquestion...

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Dutch Architects to Build House Made on 3D Printers

Dutch Architects to Build House Made on 3D Printers

Published June 16, 2013 15142 Views

3D Printing might still be enjoying the thrills of its infancy, but that can't take away from the feats it has already managed to pull-off.  In just a short span of time, 3D printers have already accomplished the production of food, clothing, plastic guns, and a prosthetic face implant for a cancer...

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Will Astronauts be Printing their Meals on 3-D Printers?

Will Astronauts be Printing their Meals on 3-D Printers?

Published May 25, 2013 7393 Views

It sounds like something out of a good sci-fi flick, but this is no Hollywood screen play.  An Austin TX research company was recently awarded a $125,000  six-month grant from NASA, to develop a 3-D printer capable of "printing" real food.  According to company sources and publically released statem...

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Revolutionizing Manufacturing: Finnovation's Speed Advantage

Revolutionizing Manufacturing: Finnovation's Speed Advantage

Published December 14, 2023 89 Views

In today's fast-paced world, the demand for rapid and efficient production of functional parts is greater than ever. Traditional machine shops have long been the go-to choice for manufacturing, but Finnovation Product Development is changing the game. With cutting-edge technology and innovative proc...

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3 Reasons to Use 3D Printing for Low Volume Manufacturing

3 Reasons to Use 3D Printing for Low Volume Manufacturing

Published April 10, 2023 333 Views

3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, creates small parts with intricate design and detailed infrastructures. 3D printing has recently grown in both popularity and clout as a technology that works well for low volume printing. There are several advantages that 3D printing offers over tr...

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Why You Should Choose SLS-Printed Nylon Over FDM-Printed ABS Plastic for Your Next Prototype

Why You Should Choose SLS-Printed Nylon Over FDM-Printed ABS Plastic for Your Next Prototype

Published February 1, 2023 480 Views

There are several types of 3D printing available these days. Selective layer sintering (SLS) is known for sharp precision, complex geometry, detailed features, and highly finished parts. A leading SLS material is nylon, which has both tensile and flexural strength. Another popular, yet not as versat...

Read More

What Kind of Geometry Can You Print Using an SLS Printer?

What Kind of Geometry Can You Print Using an SLS Printer?

Published December 19, 2022 595 Views

3D printing covers a range of technologies, which can make it difficult to choose the best type of 3D printer for your project. One surefire solution is to consider the capabilities and qualities that are required to create the part. Material selection, design freedom, and precision should all be ta...

Read More

3D Printing vs. CNC Machining: Which is Most Cost Effective?

3D Printing vs. CNC Machining: Which is Most Cost Effective?

Published October 6, 2022 980 Views

3D printing and CNC machining are both popular - and effective - manufacturing technologies. While there are some similarities among the two techniques, comparing 3D printing to CNC machining is a lot like comparing apples to oranges. The most obvious difference is that 3D printing is a type of addi...

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