Blogs & Insights

How to Get Started Powder Coating
How to Get Started Powder Coating

We got started powder coating metal parts a few years ago and were surprised to learn it isn't hard, it isn't expensive, and it can be preferred to painting for a few reasons. Here, we'll describe the process and demonstrate on the after-market cast-iron differential...

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Nitinol Cookout
Nitinol Cookout

Conrad reviews shape-memory alloy properties and shares a Root3 Labs hack on how to heat-set Nitinol parts at a low cost.

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We’ll miss our summer interns
We’ll miss our summer interns

We had a great summer with our interns, Matthew & Yonit, but summer is coming to an end and they've gone back to school.  They got to design and build plenty of prototypes, perform detailed sensor calibrations, and hopefully get a better background on product...

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More on the new Facility
More on the new Facility

Our new prototyping and manufacturing facility has over 3,700 sq ft of offices and industrial space for our growing staff, a comfortable meeting place for customers and suppliers, a high-tech fabrication and assembly workshop, and storage for prototype and low-volume production units.

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RAMP MD Turns Two

Two years ago, the Regional Additive Manufacturing Partnership of MD (RAMP MD) was formed as a consortium of private businesses, regional universities, and governmental agencies whose goal is to expand Maryland's capabilities in additive manufacturing. As a Partner in...

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Invest Maryland Challenge 2014
Invest Maryland Challenge 2014

Congratulations to all of the finalists and winners at the 2014 InvestMaryland Challenge, including InnoVital Systems, recipient of our Design Services Award!

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National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation
National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation

Root3 Labs&#8480 is excited to be part of the new National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI), formed through a $3.5 million award over 5 years from the FDA to the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Medical Center.

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Lean Startup in the Non-Startup

Come join me at the Baltimore Lean Startup event, Lean Startup in the Non-Startup, on Tuesday, August 21, 6pm on the CCBC campus. Along with several other interesting speakers, I'll be talking about the impact of rapid prototyping on product development and how it's...

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