3D Printing News Briefs: May 19, 2017

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Happy Friday! In this week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, Metalysis joins an international alloy technology partnership and CRP USA is exhibiting its WINDFORM 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

All About CNC Machines: How They Work

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What types of materials can be machined using CNC process? One example of a program that does this conversion is DeskArt. You need to look at the material being machined and the complexity/design of the part in question. However, 3D printing has its limits when it comes to the type of materials that it can be used with. A CNC machine can be used with a lot of materials and metals, and it might be a better option for certain metal-based parts.