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We bring together our own engineers, customers, and industry experts to bring you valuable insights – whether you’re installing your first 3D printer or looking to master the additive manufacturing landscape.

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  • 3D printer emissions and indoor air quality white paper og

    3D printer emissions and indoor air quality

    Concerned about 3D printer emissions and ultrafine particles? Download this free white paper to read Ultimaker's research and data on this important question.

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    5 ways to stop wasting money on production processes

    FFF 3D printing is revolutionizing production processes. In this guide, find out how adopting 3D printing has streamlined processes and cut costs across a range of industries, from automotive engineering to the beauty industry.

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    3D printing: The total cost of ownership

    3D printer manufacturers don’t always communicate the full cost of owning their products. Discover 3D printing’s full cost breakdown, so you can avoid any hidden costs.

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    Setup to success: 3D printing guide

    Do you find manufacturing parts and models time-consuming and costly for your business? Discover a simpler workflow with our guide to professional 3D printing.

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    How Ultimaker unlocks more 3D printing applications

    Are you making the most of what a 3D printer can do for your business? In this white paper, discover ideas for tooling and end-use parts you can print in-house, more cheaply and efficiently.

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    The ROI of 3D printing

    How can you be sure that 3D printing makes financial sense for your business? In this white paper, discover methods and information to help you analyze the costs and make a strong case before you buy.

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    Buyer's guide: How to choose the right 3D printer

    3D printing is an essential tool to get a competitive edge in prototyping and production. This guide tells you everything you need to know to help you choose the right printer for your application.

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    How to successfully introduce 3D printing in your business

    You know that 3D printing will save money and accelerate development. But introducing a new pilot can be a daunting process – especially if stakeholders are skeptical. Thankfully this free checklist does the heavy lifting.

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    Important 3D printing software features

    Software plays a vital role in determining the accuracy and reliability of your 3D prints. But with so many slicing programs available, which is the best for your business’ needs?

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    How to design for FFF 3D printing

    Take a deep dive into the world of design for additive manufacturing. Within this guide, you’ll learn the modeling tips and tricks that we use to maximize our 3D printing output and success.

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    Introduction to FFF 3D printing

    3D printing is no small investment. It’s therefore important to understand the design requirements to fully leverage the technology. After all, even small tweaks in CAD can strengthen prints, reduce costs and cut print time.

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    Getting started with office 3D printing

    This white paper highlights how and why 3D printing can be more widely adopted in-house to enable improved product development cycles and reduced cost through more agile design and prototyping operations.