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Associate Alert: ProtoCAM has a New Administrative Assistant

Welcome to the team, Randall Smith! Randall is ProtoCAM’s newest Administrative Assistant. He will be working in tandem with our current Administrative team! Randall was born in Virginia, but was raised in Lancaster, PA. He graduated from Coatesville High School and attended Houghton University in Houghton, NY. Randall studied education, music, and theology during his…

Associate Alert: ProtoCAM has a New Marketing Coordinator

  Meet our new Marketing Coordinator, Autumn Delfino. Autumn is a Lehigh Valley native and has recently moved to Charleston, South Carolina with her husband, Blaise, and cat, Figaro. Autumn attended Nazareth Area High School and graduated from DeSales University, with her Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a minor in Business.  Autumn and her…

3D Printing & Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and here at ProtoCAM, breast cancer awareness is a topic we hold dear to our hearts. Many members of the ProtoCAM team have friends and family who are breast cancer survivors, and as such, we have a special interest in the continued evolution of prevention, detection, and treatment of…

A Community Remembrance

Carson Matthew Flear, son of Brianna Leaman and Joel Flear, was diagnosed with neuroblastoma at 18 months old in 2019. It took his life in June 2022. A cast plaster remembr ance of Carson’s hand was provided by the Hershey Medical Center to the family. As friends of ProtoCAM, the Leaman/Flear family asked us if there…

Lehigh University Graduate Students Visit!

On Monday September 12th, ProtoCAM had students from Lehigh University’s Technical Entrepreneurship graduate program tour our facility. The students were visiting as a field trip for their Prototyping class taught by Brian C. Slocum, Managing Director of the Wilbur Powerhouse and Design Labs.  About the Design Lab The Design Lab comprises two different spaces –…

Check-In Time with the Engineering Interns

This summer, ProtoCAM employed two engineering interns for an eight-week program. They had the opportunity to learn additional skills that will be beneficial for their career choices.  Evan Transue is a student at Millersville University who is studying Applied Engineering/Advanced Manufacturing. He chose to intern with ProtoCAM because of his interest in 3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing.…

Associate Alert: ProtoCAM has a New Project Engineer

Meet Ben, our Newest Associate! ProtoCAM is excited to announce a new associate to our team! Ben Metz, a recent graduate of Lehigh University, started July 18, 2022 as a new Project Engineer. We wanted you to get to know him a little better. After all, he could be the one to work on your…

Inventory for DLS Materials Increased

ProtoCAM adds another exciting material to our inventory, only this one is for the Digital Light Synthesis (DLS) Technology. Digital Light Synthesis (DLS) is a breakthrough process that uses digital light projection, oxygen permeable optics, and programmable liquid resins to produce parts with exceptional mechanical properties, resolution, and surface finish. This new material, EPX 86FR,…

Material Offerings Expanded in SLA and SLS Processes

What material do you need for your project? ProtoCAM has added five new printing materials to our inventory. With added materials for the Stereolithography and Selective Laser Sintering processes, we now have more choices than ever. Overall, these added materials will allow us to create your project to your vision quicker and more efficiently. For…

From Rapid Prototyping to Large-Volume Production: The Future of AM w/ Ed Graham

Ed Graham, Vice President of Additive Manufacturing at ProtoCAM, has been in the AM industry for a long time. He started with ProtoCAM back in 1996, shortly after the company began, and just 10 years after the first 3D printing technology was patented. Graham experienced an evolution in the methodology of the industry, as it…