The Upload

Your blog feed for digital manufacturing resources, in-depth features, and industry news.

Past 'ABS' posts

Return to blog home
Metal part
Tech Tips
September 13, 2022

Designing Sheet Metal Notches, Tabs, and Slots

Notches and tabs are two sheet metal design strategies that can help you in more ways than you might initially think. Designing them properly is key.
By Protolabs
Read More
Clear ABS resin pellets
Materials Science
August 4, 2022

ABS vs. PC: Comparing Two Common Thermoplastics

Choosing to use ABS, polycarbonate (PC), or combining them is a popular way to get strong machined, printed, or molded parts. There are a lot of similarities, but also some significant differences that might help you find just the right one for your parts.
By Protolabs
Read More
Earth Day Volunteers
Charitable Giving
May 20, 2022

Protolabs Supports Communities Through Foundation, Employee Giving

At Protolabs, we love giving back to our communities and have several corporate and employee programs that help further this mission. As a technology-enabled manufacturer, supporting STEM related programs and initiatives is important to us, and we’re proud to be able to do this through the Protolabs Foundation. In addition to the Foundation, we have a number of employee giving groups that coordinate monetary and donation drives throughout the year to give back to our local communities and the causes that matter most to our employees.
By Protolabs
Read More
Learning labs offer connected technology
Digital Manufacturing
September 3, 2020

Protolabs Foundation Supports Learning Lab 'Pods'

Protolabs joins with the Minnesota Business Partnership, Ecolab, Target, and others to support community-based Zoom learning labs.
By Protolabs
Read More
EYE ON INNOVATION: 5 Reasons to Use Digital Manufacturing
The Short List
March 10, 2017

5 Reasons to Use Digital Manufacturing

Here are several reasons why companies are turning to digital manufacturers.
By Protolabs
Read More