Research for welding SLS and injection molded parts

FIT Additive Manufacturing Group examines welding processes for SLS and injection molded parts. Bavarian State Minister of Science presented the grant notification for the joint research project "FAB-Weld" to University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, FIT Additive Manufacturing Group, and partners (Lupburg, 2019-08-06) Large-format SLS components are sought after. However, size still is restricted by the given size of … Continue reading Research for welding SLS and injection molded parts

A20X™ Cements its status as a leading Aluminium powder for AM

A20X™, the aluminium alloy developed and patented by UK foundry specialist Aeromet International, has cemented its status one of the strongest aluminium additive manufacturing powders commercially available after surpassing the key 500 MPa UTS mark. As part of a recent research project involving aero-engine giant Rolls-Royce and additive manufacturing equipment specialist Renishaw, heat-treated parts produced … Continue reading A20X™ Cements its status as a leading Aluminium powder for AM

Taurus 3D to bring 3D printing technology to remote clinic in India

An entrepreneur based in Ontario, Canada is intending to travel to India in order to allow people in a remote community there to gain access to the breakthroughs that 3D printing technology has brought to prosthetics. Jerry Ennett, founder of Taurus 3D in the city of Stratford, is heading to the small village of Ayikudi in … Continue reading Taurus 3D to bring 3D printing technology to remote clinic in India

3D Systems’ New Offerings Usher in the Next Generation of Additive Manufacturing Solutions for Customers

DENVER, Colorado,  –  3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) announced moves that will enable the company to uniquely deliver customized solutions to customers.  These new offerings significantly strengthen the company’s portfolio lineup giving them the broadest set of additive manufacturing software, services, and technologies in the industry – enabling them to address the widest array of customer … Continue reading 3D Systems’ New Offerings Usher in the Next Generation of Additive Manufacturing Solutions for Customers

voxeljet unveils new plastic 3d printing process for higher quality results in investment casting

Friedberg, Germany - voxeljet AG, a leading provider of high-speed, large-format 3D printers and on-demand parts services to industrial and commercial customers, today announced the release of PolyPor C2(PPC²). PPC² is an advanced PMMA 3D printing process to achieve overall higher quality outcomes in investment casting. The process will be officially presented at the 64th Technical … Continue reading voxeljet unveils new plastic 3d printing process for higher quality results in investment casting

Power of AM to approach zero inventory is growing

By Scott Sevcik - Vice President of Manufacturing Solutions, Stratasys What is good about inventory? Being able to find a part when you need it. What’s not so good about inventory? Where to even start… First of all, it’s expensive. The facility, maintenance, staffing, and overhead—all of it costs big money. Even the best forecast is … Continue reading Power of AM to approach zero inventory is growing

World’s first 3D-printed bridge opens to cyclists in Netherlands

Crossing printed from 800 layers of concrete could take weight of 40 trucks, designers say Dutch officials have toasted the opening of what is being called the world’s first 3D-printed concrete bridge, which is primarily meant to be used by cyclists. There was applause as officials wearing hard hats rode over the bridge on their … Continue reading World’s first 3D-printed bridge opens to cyclists in Netherlands