Lockheed Martin Hopes to 3D Print Titanium Spacecraft Fuel Tanks In-House


In the Sciaky additive manufacturing process, the hemispherical halves of tanks are built layer by layer as spools of titanium wire spin and provide material. 3D Printing Business 3d printed fuel tanks 3d printed satellite parts 3d printing and aerospace additive manufacturing for aerospace aerospace aerospace 3d printing electron beam melting titanium Lockheed Martin sciaky

Sciaky Inc. joins ADAPT to develop metal 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Chicago-based metal 3D printers manufacturer, Sciaky Inc., Through this collaboration, the company will further the development of AM and expand the applications of its Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) systems to the aerospace industry and other manufacturing sectors. Electron beam melting […]. has joined the Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT), a Colorado-based industry-academia consortium.

Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) – Advantages of Wire AM vs. Powder AM

Additive Manufacturing

By Sciaky Inc. The Origins of Sciaky’s Wire-based EBAM Process Sciaky, Inc. In 2009, Sciaky formally launched the EBAM process (which was then marketed as Electron Beam Direct Manufacturing) as a service option. Image courtesy of Sciaky Inc.