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).

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.

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.

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

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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).

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

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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.

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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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.

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.,

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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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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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

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).

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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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

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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.

LPW Releases Latest Laboratory Services Datasheet: Quantitative Shape Analysis of Metal Powder Samples by Morphology

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This datasheet explains the methodology of quantitative shape analysis and discusses the benefits of understanding powder morphology in the metal additive manufacturing process,” comments Lisa Holman, LPW’s Quality Engineer.

New AM Datasheet from LPW Highlights Angle of Repose Testing for Metal Powders

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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 published its latest laboratory services datasheet.

LPW Technology Introduces New Reseller at Additive Manufacturing Society of India Conference

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Established in 2007, LPW Technology is the market leader in the development, processing and supply of metal powders for additive manufacturing, and provides a comprehensive range of services for the AM industry.

Roush Invests in New Additive Manufacturing Equipment

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Additive manufacturing is a process that creates a physical object from a digital design. Acquired by GE Additive in 2016, the Xline 2000R from Concept Laser has a build envelope of 800 x 400 x 500 mm for large-scale production, such as engine blocks.

LPW’s Latest Laboratory Services Datasheet: Carney Flow Testing

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28 July, 2017: Runcorn, UK: LPW Technology Ltd , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and end-to-end solutions for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, has published its latest laboratory service datasheet.

LPW Releases New AM Metal Powder Atomisation Case Study

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19 April, 2017: Runcorn: LPW Technology Ltd , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and solutions for the Additive Manufacturing ( AM ) industry, has added its latest case study to the fast-growing suite of technical materials on its website.

LPW Showcases Full Build Traceability for Metal AM at TCT Show

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Established in 2007, LPW Technology is the market leader in the development, processing and supply of metal powders for additive manufacturing, and provides a comprehensive range of services for the AM industry.These services include the development of new alloys and expert application support.

Da Vinci Code 2.0: How 3D Printing And Digital Technologies Are Altering The Face Of Aircraft Engine Manufacturing In Italy

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There are facilities in Germany and Sweden, where GE Aviation acquired majority stakes in the 3D-printing machine makers Concept Laser and Arcam last fall. But printing is just the first step in the additive manufacturing process. By Tomas Kellner and Yari Bovalino | GE Reports.

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LPW’s New Laboratory Services Datasheet Focuses on Hall Flow Testing

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Hall Flow testing is the latest laboratory service datasheet to be released by LPW Technology Ltd , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and end-to-end solutions for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry.

LPW Demonstrating Metal Powder Control and Traceability at Rapid.Tech

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Established in 2007, LPW Technology is the market leader in the development, processing and supply of metal powders for additive manufacturing, and provides a comprehensive range of services for the AM industry.