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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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).

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!

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

3D Printing Metal End-use Part Applications

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This 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. 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 extrusion

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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3D Printing Pioneer Interview With Bill Carter of GE Research

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In the past company invented key polymers used for 3D printing, applied many processes to aerospace and used the technology. 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. View the entire article via our website.

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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$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).

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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SLM Solutions Supports Standardization Project in the Oil, Gas and Maritime Industry

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SLM Solutions supports the projects by providing its technical expertise in additive manufacturing, specifically the successful implementation of Selective Laser Melting technology. This model will be tested during the Q2 part production process.

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.

America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity on Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques

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Goal is to Improve Process Control for Qualifying Complex Parts and Reduce Costs. In order to expand the use of Selective Laser Melting (SLM) for critical parts, a better understanding of the available techniques is needed to achieve qualified parts and certified processes.

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.

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

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).

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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The Winners of the Formnext Start-up Challenge Impress the Judges with Their Groundbreaking AM Innovations

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This empowers the users to identify and address problematic regions which compromise the manufacturing process and the end-quality of the manufactured part. is the development of new, innovative materials as well as automatic adaptation to new materials, machines and production processes.

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 […].

SLM Solutions and Identify3D Cooperate to Develop End-to-End Integrity for Additive Manufacturing in the Digital Supply Chain

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Lübeck, March 26, 2019 After announcing their first collaboration in 2018, Identify3D and SLM Solutions have expanded their cooperation to productize their current joint developments to secure intellectual property in the additive manufacturing process chain.

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

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.

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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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.

Rosswag Engineering Adds Third SLM®280 to Expand Production and Aid Material Qualification Process

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Rosswag Engineering has announced the acquisition of its third selective laser melting system from SLM Solutions. Selective Laser Melting Machine SLM®280 of Rosswag (Photo courtesy of SLM Solutions).

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.,

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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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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