Ti6Al4V in Selective Laser Melting: Analysis of Laser Polishing Techniques

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Chinese researchers are expanding on new materials and technology for improving surface quality in metal 3D printing, outlining their findings in ‘Laser Polishing of Ti6Al4V Fabricated by Selective.

Design Guidelines for Direct Metal Laser Sintering, Selective Laser Melting, Laser Powder Bed Fusion

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Perchance I came across an excellent document on the design guidelines for Direct Metal Laser Sintering, also called DMLS, Selective Laser Melting, SLM, Laser Powder Bed Fusion and referred to as. 3D Design Featured Stories Metal 3D Printing 3D direct metal printing design guidelines design rules design rules DMLS Design rules SLM Direct Metal Laser Sintering DMLS selective laser melting SLM

Researchers adapt selective laser melting process to create more advanced metal parts

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Petersburg University selective laser melting selective laser melting inconel superalloy Vadim SufiiarovNew research has been published on an innovative new application of metal additive manufacturing. The study was undertaken by researchers at Peter the Great St. Petersburg University. Research 3D printed inconel 718 Delft University of Technology Inconel 718 Peter the Great St.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory demonstrates “unparalleled” selective laser melting technique of 3D printing

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Kuntz lasers Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Manyalibo J. Matthews selective laser melting SLM tin powderResearchers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have released a paper detailing a new method of metal 3D printing. The method is based on the. Research Christopher M. Spadaccini Derrek R. Drachenberg diode Diode-based additive manufacturing diodes Eric B. Duoss Gabe Guss James A. Demuth John E. Heebner Joshua D.

Q&A with Laser Melting Innovations: Formnext 2019 Start-up challenge winner

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The final winner of this year’s competition is Laser Melting Innovations. The first metal additive manufacturing system developed by the company is the Alpha 140, a laser-based system capable of working with stainless steels, aluminum, plus nickel-chromium and cobalt-chromium alloys. […]. 3D Printers formnext2019 Fraunhofer ILT Laser Melting Innovations3D Printing Industry has been taking a closer look at the 2019 formnext start-up challenge.

3D Printing Spotlight On: Chloe Kow, Manager, Direct Metal Laser Melting, Star Rapid

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Featured Stories 3d printed engine parts 3d printing for aerospace 3D printing in engineering 3D Printing Spotlight advanced manufacturing automotive 3D printing china Chloe Kow cnc machining direct metal laser melting DMLM engineering engineering education Malaysia metal 3d printing metal 3d printing processes patents Renishaw AM250 additive manufacturing machine research research and development Spotlight on Women Star Rapid STEAM education STEM education The Welding Institute training TWI

German research optimizes the quality of 3D printed 18 karat gold with selective laser melting

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Research from the FEM Research Institute for Precious Metals and Metals Chemistry in Germany demonstrates a method of selective laser melting (SLM) in gold. The method could give. Research 3d 3D printed jewelry 3D printing gold FEM Research Institute for Precious Metals and Metals Chemistry gold jewelry yellow gold yellow gold alloys

Investigating Properties of Virgin, Sieved, and Waste 316L Metallic Powder for SLM 3D Printing

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3d printing metallic materials 3d printing powder AISI 316L Czech Republic gas atomization metal powder 3d printing Renishaw 3D metal printing research paper selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM SLM 3D printing stainless steel

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Orbex Builds World’s Largest Single-Piece Rocket Engine 3D Printed on the SLM®800 Selective Laser Melting Machine

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Members of our team helped invent the selective laser melting technology! Orbex has introduced the world’s largest metal rocket engine 3D printed in a single piece on the SLM®800.

CSIRO 3D Prints First Self-Expandable Stents from Shape-Memory Alloy Nitinol

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Medical 3D Printing 3D printed stent australia commercialization csiro lab22 Medical Innovation Hub metal alloys Nitinol Selective Laser Melting (SLM) shape memory alloy

3DPOD Episode 13: Support Free Metal AM with Velo3D’s Zach Murphee

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3D Printing 3D direct metal printing Design rules SLM direct metal laser melting direct metal laser melting (DMLM) 3D printers DMLS podcasts velo3dVelo3D was a mysterious stealth startup that unveiled a potentially breakthrough metal technology last year. Revealing more about its capabilities, partnering with service partners and working. View the entire article via our website.

Aurora Labs shares plans for 100x faster large format metal 3D printer

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3D Printers Aurora Labs DED Direct Metal Laser Melting direct metal laser sintering Directed Energy Deposition DMLS large format 3D printer large format printer Large Format Printing Technology LFP Technology Nathan Henry selective laser melting SLMAurora Labs (ASX:A3D) an Australian stock exchange listed developer of metal 3D printers has teased new plans of a forthcoming large format machine. Aiming to 3D print metal up to a size of 1.5m x 1.5m

The State of 3D Printing at Continental Automotive

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Formnext launches 2020 3D printing Start-up Challenge 

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Event 3yourmind AdditiveLab AM Ventures Arno Held DyeMansion Exponential Technologies Formnext Glassomer Laser Melting Innovations Sascha F. Formnext, 3D printing’s largest European-based trade show, has launched the 2020 edition of its Start-up Challenge. Since it was announced earlier this month that Formnext 2020 will go ahead as expected, albeit with updated safety precautions due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, preparations have begun for this year’s contest.

Texas A&M: A Method for 3D Printing Porosity Free Martensitic Steels

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3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3D-printed stainless steel Air Force Research Laboratory martensitic steel metal additive manufacturing Selective Laser Melting (SLM) stainless steel Texas A&M University

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Effect of Build Orientation on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of SLM 3D Printed Titanium

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing build orientation California State University journal article microstructures Renishaw Renishaw AM250 additive manufacturing machine research paper selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 3D printing titanium alloysOne of the challenges of 3D printing is the ability to get repeatable results, like good mechanical properties and identical microstructure, using different build orientations.

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Singapore: Researchers Study Effects of Spatter in Large-Scale SLM Printing

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Ahmad Anwar, thesis student at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, explores undesired byproducts of 3D printing in ‘Large scale selective laser melting : study of the effects and removal. 3D Printing condensate defects large-scale 3d printing laser power metal vapor scan speed selective laser melting simulation SLM SLM 3D printing slm solutions spatter

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GE Aviation Plants in Italy and the US 3D Printing Parts for GE Catalyst Engine

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In late 2018, Avio Aero, acquired by GE Aviation several years ago, inaugurated its second additive manufacturing plant in Brindisi, Italy, which, after a lot of structural work, was. View the entire article via our website.

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Urwahn Announces Release of Stadtfuchs Bicycle with 3D Printed Stainless Steel Frame

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3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3D printed bicycle frame 3D printed bike frame 3d printing business news bicycles concept laser germany GPS tracking device LED lighting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) steel frame Urwahn Bikes Urwahn Engineering GmbHWhile many commuters rely on their cars, there are plenty of other ways to get around, such as riding public transportation systems or a bicycle. And just as 3D printing. The post Urwahn Announces.

IMTS conference canceled for the first time since WWII, Formnext organizers provide updated safety precautions?

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Pritzker Laser Melting Innovations Lori Lightfoot Messe Frankfurt GmbH Peter R. The 2020 edition of the International Manufacturing Technology Show has been canceled due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

3D Printing Pioneer Interview With Bill Carter of GE Research

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3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3d printing metal Design rules SLM direct metal laser melting DMLM DMLS ge GE Additive GE Research metal 3d printer SLMGE Research has been utilizing 3D printing for a very long time indeed. In the past company invented key polymers used for 3D printing, applied many processes to aerospace and used the technology. View the entire article via our website.

Comparing 3D Printed Parts to Parts Produced by High Pressure Die Casting

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In a study entitled “The Use of Selective Laser. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing high pressure die casting material properties selective laser meltingAdditive manufacturing has, in many studies, been compared with traditional manufacturing techniques like, for example, injection molding. View the entire article via our website.

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Divergent 3D and SLM Solutions Team Up to Accelerate Development of Divergent Manufacturing Platform

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3D Printing 3D Software Business Metal 3D Printing 3D printed automobiles 3D printed cars automotive 3D printing blade car divergent 3d Divergent Manufacturing Platform industry partnerships kevin Czinger selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) slm solutions SLM Solutions Group

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UrbanAlps Wins 2019 purmundus challenge at formnext for 3D Printed Stealth Key

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3D Design 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d design challenge 3d design competion 3d printed keys awards formnext 2019 purmundus challenge selective laser melting SLM 3D printing Stealth Key Urban Alps UrbanAlps winnersWith all the announcements about new systems, partnerships, and materials coming out of last week’s formnext 2019, let’s not forget about those companies that came home from the event. View the entire article via our website.

Formnext Start-up Challenge Announces Five Winning 3D Printing Startups

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3D Printing 3D Printing Events 3d printing startups AdditiveLab BVBA Exponential Technologies formnext formnext 2019 Glassomer Laser Melting Innovations Spectroplast AG startup companies Startup Competition startupsWe’re several days into September now, which means that it’s only two short months until this year’s Formnext exhibition and conference in Germany. But before its November event, View the entire article via our website.

Heraeus Creates Largest 3D Printed Gear Wheel Made from Amorphous Metals

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3d printed gears amorphous metal amorphous metal 3d printing materials Heraeus Largest 3D printed gear wheel Selective Laser Melting (SLM) topology optimizationAnother historical milestone has been met in 3D printing—a technology known for outdoing itself on a continued basis—with the introduction of the largest 3D printed gear wheel ever fabricated in. View the entire article via our website.

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3D Printing Metal End-use Part Applications

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3D Printing Sponsored 3D direct metal printing 3dhubs Binder Jet Additive Manufacturing binder jet printing binder jetting 3d printer direct metal laser melting Direct Metal Laser Sintering DMLS fdm laser sintering material extrusionThis article describes the ideal use-cases for each process & comparison with other solutions to help you identify opportunities using 3D Hubs in your organization for metal 3d printing. View the entire article via our website.

Fraunhofer ILT Brings Large-Scale SLM 3D Printing to formnext

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3D Printers 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology formnext formnext 2017 Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology large scale 3d printers selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLMAs the 3D printing industry looks toward leveraging the technology for industrial production, experts are working hard to figure out the best ways to make each type of 3D printing technology work. View the entire article via our website.

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Building Conformal Cooling Channels Using 3D Printing To Reduce Warpage and Cooling Time

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed tooling conformal cooling channels injection molding selective laser meltingIn injection molding, parts are cooled by building channels throughout them. Those channels are typically straight lines, which can result in uneven cooling. Much more even, efficient cooling can be. View the entire article via our website.

Rosswag Engineering Wins EPMA Award for Hybrid Forging-3D Printing Technology Combining Open Die Forging and DMLS

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3D Printing Featured Stories Metal 3D Printing DMLS EPMA Forgebrid hybrid additive manufacturing processes open die forging powder metallurgy Rosswag Engineering selective laser meltingRecently the EPMA 2018 Powder Metallurgy Component Awards took place, honoring outstanding contributors to the field of powder metallurgy. Awards were given in four categories: Additive Manufacturing. View the entire article via our website.

Two French Companies Collaborate to Make the Country’s First 3D Printed Mechanical Metal Watch

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3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 316L 3d printed watch 3D printed watch case AM250 collaboration exhibition france laser melting metal powder 3d printing Renishaw Renishaw 3D metal printing Renishaw AM250 additive manufacturing machine stainless steelWhile there are those who have used 3D printing to make their own watch cases, watch bands, and watch chargers, others have taken the next step and actually made 3D printed watches, from kid-friendly.

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$9 Million Awarded to Four-Year GE Global Research Program for 3D Printing New and Replacement Naval Parts

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Increasingly, no matter if the need is automotive or defense, service centers and repair shops are adopting the capability to 3D print replacement parts on-demand. This is especially helpful in. View the entire article via our website.

Shapeways Introduces Their Newest 3D Printing Material – Aluminum!

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d metal printing 3d print aluminum 3d print materials aluminum metal 3d printing materials selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) shapeways shapeways aluminum shapeways material shapeways materials SLM slsWhile FDM printing has been very advantageous to designers prototyping products it isn’t always up to the task of creating really refined products for sale. Though it is exciting to see all the.

3D Printing News Briefs: May 26, 2019

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3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Events 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed 3d printer 3d systems 3D Systems Figure 4 technology automotive 3D printing color ColorsX DeepDye Coloring (DDC) dlp 3d printing DyeMansion Figure 4 technology grand opening imgur mini 3d printer miniature modular neon RAPID + TCT RAPID 2019 reddit Selective Laser Melting (SLM) Shanghai slm solutions thingiverse

Fraunhofer ILT Researching Green Lasers for 3D Printing Copper

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I remember how surprised I was when I first learned that a laser was not only a light-emitting device, but also an acronym for “light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.” ” View the entire article via our website.

Discovering the Four-Laser SLM 500 HL 3D Printer with SLM Solutions’ Director of Engineering

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There are not many powder bed fusion machines on the market that already offer multiple laser build capabilities. SLM Solutions’ SLM 500 HL builds parts using four 400-watt lasers working at the same. 3D Printers 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3d metal printers Inside 3D Printing 2016 Düsseldorf Jan Wilkes powder bed 3d printers powder bed fusion selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 500 HL slm solutions SLM Solutions 3d metal printing

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Aurora Labs tests metal additive manufacturing process, delivering print speeds 55x faster than market standard

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Applications Alpha 3D printer Aurora Labs David Budge Direct Metal Laser Melting Multi Concurrent Printing Nathan Henry Rapid Manufacturing TechnologyAurora Labs, an Australian metal 3D printer manufacturer, has announced that tests of its metal additive manufacturing process Rapid Manufacturing Technology (RMT) have achieved print speeds of 113 kg per day.

Researcher at Transilvania University demos 3D printed metal two-stroke engine

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Aerospace engine propeller propellor selective laser melting SLM SLM Solutions Transilvania University Transilvania University of Brașov two-stroke engine Valentin StamateValentin Stamate, a researcher at the Transilvania University of Brașov, Romania, has demonstrated a prototype two-stroke engine, 3D printed in 3 different metals. Stamate believes the.

Bossard Group continues 3D printing expansion with 30% stake in Ecoparts  

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GE customers secure $20 million for additive manufacturing equipment since Q1 2017

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3D Printing Dean Massab Direct Metal Laser Melting ebm electron beam melting GE GE Additive GE Capital lasercusing powder bed fusion Roush Roush PerformanceIn the first quarter of 2017 GE Additive (NYSE:GE) announced that it would be collaborating with GE Capital to expand customer adoption of 3D printing.

Wolfmet 3D 3D Prints 100% Tungsten Using SLM Showcases Its Products at TCT Birmingham 2018

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3D Printing 3d printed tungsten collimator selective laser melting SLM tungsten WindowsWolfmet 3D is the commercialization of 3D Printing methods developed at M&I Metals to 3D print tungsten. The company is a service bureau that makes tungsten 3D printed components for industry. View the entire article via our website.

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GE Research: Need for Speed in Computing to Integrate Artificial Intelligence and 3D Printing

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3D Printing 3d data 3D printing and artificial intelligence 3D printing with artificial intelligence AI algorithms artificial intelligence computing direct metal laser melting (DMLM) 3D printers GE Research speed“I feel the need…the need for speed!” ” That iconic line was spoken by US Navy fighter pilots Maverick (Tom Cruise) and Goose (Anthony Edwards) in the 1986 action movie. View the entire article via our website.

Researchers Compare Microstructure of As-Cast, Hot-Extruded, and 3D Printed Magnesium Alloy Samples

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials alloys casting Czech Republic extrusion magnesium microstructures research paper scanning electron microscope Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 280HL SLM 3D printing slm solutions studyAlloys of the shiny gray chemical element magnesium (Mg) feature a high strength-to-weight ratio and a low density of about 1700 kg/m3, making them good options for technical applications in. View the entire article via our website.