JW Aluminum Begins Expansion at South Carolina Manufacturing Facility

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An aerial view of JW Aluminum’s plant expansion in Berkeley County, South Carolina (Photo: Business Wire). JW Aluminum has started the expansion of its Mount Holly flat-rolled aluminum plant in Goose Creek, South Carolina. Louis, Missouri; and Williamsport, Pennsylvania. “It’s

America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity

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Additionally, each of the technical tasks are to be performed on materials that have been demonstrated as viable materials for use with the specific AM process proposed, including one of the three classes of metallic materials: Nickel-based alloys, Aluminum alloys, and Titanium alloys.

Low cost DIY waterjet cutter

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The waterjet is low maintenance, requires only minimal training to run, and is able to cut through 1/4" aluminum and 1/8" steel to a tolerance of 0.005". Digital manufacturing solutions are getting cheaper and more closer to DIYers.

Alcoa Expands R&D Center to Deepen Additive Manufacturing Capabilities

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Builds on over 100 years of metal powder production history and 20 years of additive manufacturing expertise with capabilities in California, Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Texas. Investment to Capture Growing Demand for Complex, High-Performance Parts for Aerospace and Beyond. $60

Material advances in metal 3D printing

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Other metals expected to grow include cobalt, nickel and aluminum alloys. Mapal offers four types of the inserts for steel, stainless steel, cast iron and aluminum. Materials have always been key to 3D printing success.

3D-Printed Car: More Than Just High-Tech Transportation

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The front suspension was bolted to aluminum brackets that were bonded and fastened to the 3D-printed material,” said Dave Riha, lab manager at Local Motors. Presper Eckert in Pennsylvania, according to the University of Rhode Island.

Alcoa to Supply 3D-Printed Metal Parts for Airbus Aircraft

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Alcoa also recently invested in 3D-printing and metallic powder production capabilities at its technical center outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The expansion is located at the Alcoa Technical Center near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the world’s largest light metals research center.

ASTM International and ISO Unveil Framework for Creating Global Additive Manufacturing Standards

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aluminum alloy powders), process (e.g.,

Right-Shoring: Where Is The Optimum Place To Manufacture?

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While China has no bauxite and is thus not necessarily competitive to produce aluminum stock, Vietnam has become a major supplier of aluminum and rubber because it has those needed natural resources. By Jeff Sweeney, Manufacturing Business Technology.

A Versatile, Flexible Plastics Process That You May Never…

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Molded Devices operates four dip molding facilities (Riverside, California; Oshkosh, Wisconsin; Miamisburg, Ohio; and Sellersville, Pennsylvania), and each location offers similar and unique capabilities.

Concurrent Technologies Corporation Adds $1.2 Million in Metal Additive Manufacturing Equipment

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million in new additive manufacturing equipment at its Johnstown, Pennsylvania, facility. With the SLM Solutions printer, CTC creates metal parts using various materials including aluminum, titanium, stainless steel, cobalt-chromium and others.

Virginia Tech Students to Launch Experimental 3-D Printer on NASA Rocket Ship from Wallops Island

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But this will be the first time such a printer will be used on an unmanned rocket during flight, said Virginia Tech RockSat-X team leader Sebastian Welsh of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, and senior in the Department of Computer Science. “We BLACKSBURG, Va.,

Are You Ready for an All-Plastic Automotive Engine?

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Mass savings provided by converting to an aluminum body, shock tower, or enclosure, for example, enable the use of a smaller, lighter, and more efficient engine. By Mark Shortt, Design-2-Part Magazine.

Is Hybrid Manufacturing Right for You?

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Every single metal structure that comes out of the printer needs to be machined,” said Chris Joest, 57, in an interview at his Columbia, New Jersey plant, near the Pennsylvania border. By Mark Langlois, Design-2-Part Magazine.