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.

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

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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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Our aim during the process was to fulfill the quality expectations of the Orbex team, keep the functionality of the part and make it suitable for additive manufacturing. Members of our team helped invent the selective laser melting technology!

Aerospace: Powder-Bed-Based Laser Melting with Metals (LaserCUSING®)

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LaserCUSING from Concept Laser in satellite technology. The Koreasat-5A and Koreasat-7 antenna supports will be the largest volume parts so far produced by powder-bed-based laser melting of metals from Europe to be in orbit. Photo courtesy of Concept Laser GmbH).

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

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Aurora 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. Applications Alpha 3D printer Aurora Labs David Budge Direct Metal Laser Melting Multi Concurrent Printing Nathan Henry Rapid Manufacturing Technology

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.

Investigating Effects of Process Parameters on Surface Roughness of 3D Printed Down-Facing Surfaces

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Powerful X-Rays Put to Use in Study of Physics Behind Metal 3D Printing Process as Researchers Seek to Eliminate Structural Defects

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TU Delft Researchers Develop Heat Accumulation Detection Procedure for SLM 3D Printing

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Selective Laser Melting (SLM), a powder-based 3D printing technique also known as Laser Beam Melting or Laser Powder Bed Fusion, has been used to process metal in a variety of sectors, such as. 3D Printing Science & Technology Delft University of Technology precision process models research paper Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM SLM 3D printing topology optimization

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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.

GE Global Research Developing Methods to Speed Up Laser Additive Manufacturing Processes

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$5M funding awarded in America Makes’ 3D printing research projects

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America Makes, an Ohio-based additive manufacturing accelerator, has announced the awardees of two Directed Project Opportunities: Acceleration of Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing (ALSAM) and Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques (AAPT).

Research Team Uses Synchrotron Beamline to See Inside Laser 3D Printing Process

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SLM Solutions and XYZPrinting Showcase Latest 3D Printers at TCT Show

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Bugatti Develops and Builds Functional Components for High-Performance Vehicles with the SLM® Additive Manufacturing Technology from SLM Solutions

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Sparks fly during the dynamic bench testing of a Bugatti brake caliper, the volumetrically largest functional titanium component built with selective laser melting to be tested. Lübeck, March 11, 2019.

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Fraunhofer ILT Debuting New Process that Combines Welding, 3D Printing, and Robotics

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Real-time metal 3D printer monitoring at El Paso awarded in $900K ARL grant

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With problem-solving objectives, the projects look to develop a method of monitoring and auto-correcting powder-bed fusion based processes, and to enhance the mechanical properties of […]. Research America Makes ARL Army Research Laboratory Cesar Terrazas infrared infrared monitoring Keck Center Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory LLNL Multi3D nitriding Philip Morton powder bed fusion process control Ryan Wicker selective laser melting SLM Spatter Stratasys Fortus U.S.

LPW’s latest case study, ‘Maraging Steel: The Effects of Alloy Chemistry on Processability’

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Maraging Steel: The effects of alloy chemistry on processability’ can be found in the LPW website technical library, alongside the brochures and the laboratory services datasheets. LPW’s latest AM case study uses M300 to demonstrate the importance of metal powder specification.

LPW Chairs Advisory Board of National Manufacturing Hub for Advanced Powder Processes

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MAPP , the EPSRC Future Manufacturing Hub in Manufacture using Advanced Powder Processes, has been created to support UK businesses to exploit the potential of powder based manufacturing routes including metal AM technologies. “It’s

ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Awarded $1.2M by America Makes

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The “Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques” (AAPT) award of $800,000, funded through the Air Force Research Laboratory ( AFRL ), will be supplemented by $400,000 in in-kind support from project team partners. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,

SLM Solutions Moves to New Headquarters to Prepare for Further Growth

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In addition to increasing production capabilities of their selective laser melting systems, SLM Solutions expanded the facilities and resources for their applications team to continue partnering with customers in process and parameter development on up to benchmark 16 machines.

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Carnegie Mellon University – New Study Examines How Tiny Gas Pockets Affect 3D Printing

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The lasers, which scan over each layer of powder to fuse metal where it is needed, create the finished product from the ground up. As a result, manufacturers have been using a trial-and-error approach with different types of metals and lasers to seek to reduce the defects.

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The Barnes Group Advisors and SLM Solutions Sign Memorandum of Understanding

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SLM Solutions’ goal is to equip potential customers with the ability to make better informed purchasing decisions by ensuring comprehensive training is available during the sales process. The Barnes Group Advisors and SLM Solutions North America collaborate on Additive Manufacturing Training.

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3D Printing News Briefs: September 1, 2017

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For this month’s first edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, we’ll be discussing a little business news, then moving to materials, and finishing with something fun to get your weekend. View the entire article via our website.

Heraeus Group and Exmet Have Developed a 3D Printing Process That Uses Amorphous Metals

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business amorphous metal amorphous metal 3d printing materials Exmet graphene Heraeus Group Mattias Unosson metal 3d printing metallic glass powder bed 3d printing selective laser melting SLM Tobias CaspariTypically, metals are all composed of highly ordered, crystalline structures of atoms. While there are obvious uses and benefits of this type of atomic arrangement, there is a limit to how strong any. View the entire article via our website.

An Introduction to Designing for Metal 3D Printing

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Metal 3D printing is not intended to replace traditional metal manufacturing processes. There are many metal 3D printing technologies out there like direct metal laser sintering (DMLS), selective laser melting (SLM), electron beam melting (EBM).

Lawrence Livermore Reinventing Metal 3D Printing With New Direct Writing Process

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However, the most popular metal printing processes, which use lasers to fuse together fine metal powder, have their limitations. Parts produced using selective laser melting (SLM) and other powder-based metal techniques often end up with gaps or defects caused by a variety of factors.

ADIRA AddCreator changes paradigm of powder-bed fusion metal 3D printing

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With a 60 year history, the Portuguese company is more widely known in the sheet metal processing sector for it’s range of Press Brakes, Shears and Laser Cutting Systems. 3D Printers AddCreator Adira Filipe Coutinho Poly-Shape Tiled Laser MeltingADIRA may not be a name familiar to many in the 3D printing industry.

Milacron Partners with Linear AMS to Modernize Injection Mold Making Using Metal 3D Printing

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At some point 3D printing technology will evolve far enough that it can eliminate the need for traditional manufacturing processes like injection molding. 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing direct metal laser melting DME TruCool DMLM industry partnerships injection molding Linear AMS manufacturing technology metal 3d printing Milacron

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LPW’s Latest Case Study Highlighting Confidence in Commercial Reuse of Inconel 718 AM Metal Powders

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One of the key benefits of AM, over conventional manufacturing methods, is the ability to reuse a batch of material which has been through the process. Why the cheapest powder doesn’t give you the cheapest parts.

LLNL Researchers Develop Efficient Approach to Manufacture 3D Metal Parts

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– Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have developed a new and more efficient approach to a challenging problem in additive manufacturing – using selective laser melting , namely, the selection of appropriate process parameters that result in parts with desired properties.

LPW Technology AM Metal Powder Manufacturing plant officially opened by HRH Duke of Gloucester

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Quality control is ensured through complete digital integration of processes and a focus on contamination control throughout. The factory houses a variety of powder production equipment referred to as atomisers, which melt feedstock at approximately 1700ºC.

Added Scientific address skills shortage with UK 3D printing courses

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Added Scientific is an official spin-out of the Centre for Additive Manufacturing at the University of Nottingham, home to Xaar’s High Speed Sintering (HSS) process and a $28.6 Education 3D printing courses additive manufacturing courses Centre for Additive Manufacturing Centre for Additive Manufacturing University of Nottingham Design Design for Additive Manufacturing DfAM Metal Phill Dickens selective laser melting SLM training University of Nottingham

LPW Releases New Metal AM Case Study

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LPW Technology Ltd , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, has added a new case study to its ever-growing suite of technical materials.

LPW’s US Operation Achieves AS 9120A

Additive Manufacturing

11 January, 2017: Runcorn, UK: LPW Technology , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, continues to extend its quality assurance standards.

Argonne collaborative releases deep dive on metal 3D printing process

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Department of Energy (DoE), Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) reveals developments in its high-speed imaging of laser melting inside metal 3D printers. In the latest release from the U.S. Conducted in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University, and Missouri University of Science and Technology, the study contributes to a body of research seeking to improve the additive manufacturing […].

LPW Technology Achieves ISO 13485 for Medical Devices Quality Management Systems

Additive Manufacturing

LPW Technology Ltd , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and software solutions for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, has again achieved certification to ISO 13485 standard for medical devices at its UK facility.