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News and Events Pertaining to 3D Printing and Airwolf 3D

EVENT: SEMA 2021

One of the largest automotive trade shows in the world, SEMA draws over 70,000 domestic and international buyers. The show is a place to premiere thousands of new parts, tools and components. In addition, the SEMA show provides attendees with educational seminars, product demonstrations, special events, networking opportunities and more. In short, SEMA is the […]

EVO Z Calibration With Dual Nozzle Leveling

Airwolf 3D is releasing many advanced features within the latest update of the Matrix touchscreen found on the EVO Additive Manufacturing Centers. Update version 1.65 features remote printing capabilities, easy X/Y nozzle offset calibration, Z offset and Z dual nozzle calibration. These features make it that much easier for the end-user to set up their […]

Restoring the Lotus with 3D Printing

3D Printing Lotus Parts

Restoring Lotus Automobiles with Additive Manufacturing The automotive industry is at the forefront of the additive manufacturing revolution. Ford, Porsche, GM are adding their own 3D printing divisions and are even printing end-use parts. These automotive giants are investing millions of dollars to create programs involving 3D printing integration. Lotus Prepared By Claudius is the […]

Announcement: Printer Pricing Increase

3D Printer Prices to Increase Effective July 9, 2021, prices will increase on Airwolf 3D printer models.  In line with other longstanding brands, Airwolf 3D will adjust pricing to reflect costs related to tariffs, base materials, labor, research and development, and advancements in manufacturing processes.  The following new prices represent a 6% price increase and […]

Airwolf 3D Announces Issuance of US Patent for Auto-Leveling System

Las Vegas, NV (May 4, 2021) Airwolf 3D, a research and development and manufacturing company focused on additive manufacturing, today announces the issuance of United States Patent No. 10,994,480 directed to an auto-leveling system for a three-dimensional printer. This proprietary technology is applicable to additive manufacturing centers. 3D Printer Auto-Leveling System Enhances Reliability The patent […]

Changing the Electric Vehicle Game with Additive Manufacturing – Meet ELECTRIC GT

Additive manufacturing electric vehicle components

Usually, when visiting any kind of auto shop, we think of loud engines, dirty cars, and the smell of gas. Visiting Brock Winberg and his company Electric GT is anything but, and we are surprised to find a high-end customization facility filled with rare cars which have gone through, or are currently going through, electric […]

The 3D Advantage – Racing with Tim Hunter and Airwolf 3D

3d printing race car parts

With the sound of engines revving in the distance, I knew I was in the right place. Out of a sea of trailers, I was looking for a car that was a little out of the ordinary. Not only was it one of the only front-wheel-drive race cars at Buttonwillow Raceway, CA that day, but […]

Two Brothers Use 3D Printing to Protect the Front Lines of Democracy

Two tech-savvy brothers in California are working to make election day safe. These Airwolf 3D printer users have caught the attention of the LA Times, the Press-Enterprise and most recently were featured on CBS “This Morning”. Tenzing Carvalho and Zubin Carvalho started making face shields for family members in front line healthcare jobs, now they’re […]

AIRWOLF3D Offering Emergency Additive Manufacturing Services

Southern California headquarters to remain open to 3D print medical devices and respirator valves In an unprecedented era, an American company has made the difficult decision to remain open. Airwolf 3D’s Southern California headquarters remains open and is offering essential services and technical support for the following: 3D printing respirator valves Mass additive manufacturing of custom […]

New EVO Firmware 1.58.8 + QUIET STEPPERS

EVO firmware 1.58.8 and later incorporates many advancements, the most noticeable being significant noise reduction. By employing a new stepper motor control algorithm, all EVOs are now much quieter and smoother than ever before. In addition, the stepper motors draw less current, resulting in cooler and more reliable operation. Homing speeds are also increased to […]

Huge 25lb. Filament Spool Hub Printed on the EVO

This spool hub was created by Airwolf 3D and printed in ABS with a 1mm nozzle in 14 hours on the EVO Additive Manufacturing Center. These large 25 lb. spools allow Airwolf 3D to extrude large quantities of filament while having the ability to break it up into smaller spools when needed. Did you know […]

Factory Five Roadster – Volume 5 3D Printing and Tooling Case Study: Steering Rack Stops

 As we move along swiftly with project Project Factory Five Cobra, we’ve found another need for customization – steering rack stops for our manual steering rack.  In particular, the factory-supplied steering rack has too much travel. By that, we mean the wheels turn too much. While a tight turning radius is generally preferred, we […]

Factory Five Roadster – Volume 4 – 3D Printing and Tooling Case Study: Timing Seal Installer

In this installment of Project Factory Five Cobra, we’ll be discussing replacing the timing cover seal on our Ford 302 small block engine. The timing cover seal is designed to seal the engine and keep oil from escaping. The seal has a metallic outer body and is pressed into the timing cover. As these seals […]

We Will Buy Your Unsupported Printer and Upgrade You to a New EVO!

Trade in your Lulzbot 3D Printer Out of Business

You asked, we listened! As is the case with almost all products and services released by Airwolf 3D, we created the 3D Printer Trade-In Program in response to customer demand. We’ve been approached by so many people who would love to purchase a high performance Airwolf 3D machine, but feel stuck with a basic low-cost […]

Airwolf 3D Announces Issuance of US Patent for Wolfbite Adhesives

wolfbite patent for 3d printing adhesive

Fountain Valley, CA, (October 18, 2019) Wolf and Associates Inc (d/b/a Airwolf 3d), a manufacturing company focused on additive manufacturing, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent No. 10,428,248 directed to compositions, materials, and methods for enhancing 3D printer platform adhesion and/or reducing warpage in printed parts. This proprietary […]