Digital metal launches two superalloy metal materials for extreme 3D printing applications

3D Printing Industry

Swedish binder jetting metal 3D printer manufacturer Digital Metal has launched two superalloys intended for use in extreme applications. The new grades, named DM 247 and DM 625, were developed in response to the increasing demand for superalloy materials compatible with 3D printing in the aerospace, automotive and industrial sectors. Materials digital metal DM 247 DM 625 Ralf Carlström

Introducing Our Latest Metal Material: Copper

Shapeways Blog

While we at Shapeways offer our customers a wide variety of cutting-edge plastics, we have always been committed to providing access to the highest quality and variety of materials, including metals. Today, we are excited to expand our offerings by adding another material to to our cast metal family: Copper. Copper is a precious metal that can be used in a wide variety of applications due to its unique properties. 3D printing isn’t all about plastic.

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Know Your Materials: 17-4PH Stainless Steel (Metal)

Modern Tech

The 17-4PH stainless steel material is characterized by its combination of strength, hardness, and corrosion resistance. In its as-sintered state, 17-4 PH material properties consistently meet industry standards. 3D Printing Materials Desktop Metal Know Your Materials

New Stratasys metal 3D printer, materials announced

3D Printing Industry

A Stratasys metal 3D printer will be launched in April 2018. Already a leader in polymer 3D printing solutions, and the inventor of FDM technology, the forthcoming Stratasys metal additive manufacturing platform seeks to “to displace conventional […]. 3D Printers airbus DMLS Ilan Levin material jetting metal additive manufacturing short-run manufacturing short-run production SIA Engineering SIA Engineering Company Stratasys Stratasys Direct Manufacturing Stratasys meta

Working with metal materials for additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Perhaps more than any other manufacturing process, additive manufacturing works best when you match the material to the right additive process. Some of the challenges, though, are: –many additive processes suggest proprietary versions of materials.

BASF Commercializing Metal-Polymer 3D Printing Composite Material with iGo3D, MatterHackers, and Ultimaker

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BASF 3D Printing Solutions, a subsidiary of German chemical company BASF that’s focused entirely on 3D printing, has been working to build up its materials inventory over the past two years. View the entire article via our website.

Material advances in metal 3D printing

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Materials have always been key to 3D printing success. But metal materials are enabling new designs as well as new mechanical properties. This year, it was materials. Thus, the purchase of titanium alloys is expected to reach 31% of the metals market.

Desktop Metal expands materials portfolio

3D Printing Progress

High toughness and hardness also make it an ideal metal for cold work tooling applications as well Characterized by its stability in heat treatment, exceptional hot hardness, and abrasion resistance, H13 is a tool steel widely used in hot work applications.

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Metalysis opens specialist Materials Discovery Center for 3D printing metal

3D Printing Industry

Additive manufacturing metal powder manufacturer Metalysis, has opened a Materials Discovery Center in South Yorkshire, UK. Douglas Caster Dr. Kartik Rao Farthing FFC process fourth industrial revolution Fray fray farthing and chen Future of Solid State Metal Processing industry 4.0 A momentous event for the company, Metalysis invited 3D Printing. bodyTop Event Cambridge process Chen Dion Vaughan.

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Sandvik invests $25 million in materials for metal 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

The metal powders for additive manufacturing market continues to see increased competition in a new move from high-technology engineering group Sandvik (SAND:SS). Sandvik has announced plans to open a specialist additive manufacturing materials production plant in Sweden. The 200 million SEK ($25 million USD) facility will focus on the mining and production of fine metal powders made from titanium […].

Markforged brings Inconel superalloy to the Metal X 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

Award winning composite and metal 3D printer provider Markforged has made Inconel 625 a compatible material for the Metal X. With availability for the Metal X, Markforged seeks to reduce […].

Know Your Materials: 17-4PH Stainless Steal (Metal)

Modern Tech

The 17-4PH stainless steel material is characterized by its combination of strength, hardness, and corrosion resistance. In its as-sintered state, 17-4 PH material properties consistently meet industry standards. 3D Printing Materials Desktop Metal Know Your Materials

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

A Look into Powder Materials for Metal 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

Today, a plethora of 3D printing techniques can shape objects from an ever growing list of materials – photo-polymeric resins, extruded filament, powders of plastics, pure metals and alloys, etc. 3D Printing Industry Insights Materials Metal 3D Printing

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3D Hubs launches cast metal service using FDM 3D printing material from Polymaker

3D Printing Industry

Online manufacturing platform 3D Hubs is now offering metal casting using FDM patterns as part of its services. Materials 3D Hubs 3D Hubs metal Bram de Zwart FDM metal casting large metal parts Metal casting Polycast Polymaker Polymaker 3D Hubs Polymaker polycast RAPID Xiaofan LuoThe global 3D printing network, which is headquartered.

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PyroGenesis launches 3D printer materials spinoff for metal powders

3D Printing Industry

Canadian plasma specialist PyroGenesis (OTCQB: PYRNF) has announced a new 3D printer materials division under the name PyroGenesis Additive. Materials gas plasma atomization incolnel metal powders Mr. P. First proposed in 2016, the launch. Peter Pascali plasma atomization PyroGenesis PyroGenesis Additive spherification titanium

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Discover Our Favorite 3D-Printed Jewelry in Non-Metal Materials

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We love the possibility of 3D printing in precious metals: silver, brass, bronze or even gold are some of our most popular materials with jewelry designers. But it’s worth discovering these other unusual materials which can also be perfect for 3D printing jewelry.

Ames Laboratory's Metal Powder Manufacturing Technology Opens Up New Material Possibilities for 3D Printing

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Metal powders, of the sort commonly used for additive manufacturing, look pretty similar at first glance, but their differences are many – not just between differing metals and alloys, but. View the entire article via our website.

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Metal Powder Industries Federation publishes standards for additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

The worldwide Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) has published A Collection of Powder Characterization Standards for Metal Additive Manufacturing. A compilation of nine existing test methods relating to metallic powdered feedstock, the document is intended to help “clarify the technology as an aid in conducting business” for designers and manufacturers.

LPW to optimize metal 3D printing materials as chair at Lancaster University

3D Printing Industry

Under the direction of Pedro Rivera, the professorship will mine the dynamic potential of powdered metal materials, creating high-performance alloys that resist sensitivities common to conventional powders. Materials Dr Phil Carroll LPW LPW technology metal 3D printing metal powders Pedro Rivera Phil Carroll Professor Pedro Rivera

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Metal 3D Printing Material Scalmalloy Could be the Aircraft Material of the Future

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printed aircraft parts Additive Manufacturing journal aluminum alloy APWorks Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT journal article research paper scandium Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 3D printing

Fabrisonic Uses UAM 3D Printing Process to Create Functionally Graded Metal Materials

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Functionally-graded materials (FGMs) differ from traditional composites in that two materials are joined with a graded interface in order to avoid a boundary between them. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing composite materials Fabrisonic functionally graded materials gradient materials hybrid additive manufacturing processes Mark Norfolk UAM ultrasonic additive manufacturing

VELO3D’s Metal Printer Tackles Design and Build Limitations

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After working under the radar for many years, California-based VELO3D finally emerged as one of the most promising startups in August 2018 with the release of its Sapphire metal 3D printer. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3D print floating parts Brian Spink complex geometries Inconel 718 laser fusion metal AM system Sapphire Systems titanium alloys velo3d webinar

Materials Explainer: 3D Printing in Cast Metal

Shapeways Blog

Cast metals at Shapeways combine the cutting-edge technology of 3D printing with the lost-wax casting process developed by humans thousands of years ago. Most cast-metal products from Shapeways are jewelry, given size constraints and the cost of materials.

French Start-Up Z3DLAB Produces Titanium-Ceramic Material for Metal 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

Companies such as GE have invested heavily in utilizing metal 3D printing for industrial applications, creating prototypes and even end parts for jet engines. 3D Printing 3DP Applications Business Europe Industry Insights Materials Medical & Dental Metal 3D Printing News SLM

German materials researchers explore zero gravity metal 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the German Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM) and TU Clausthal are working on a project titled “Powder-based additive manufacturing in zero gravity.” ” Poised to compete with microgravity metal 3D printing efforts from the likes of NASA and Made In Space, the team’s experiments have been conducted in a number of parabolic […].

GE Additive introduces new metal 3D printers, materials and software at Formnext 2019

3D Printing Industry

GE Additive, an award-winning 3D printer OEM, has introduced two metal additive manufacturing systems, the Arcam EBM Spectra L and the Concept Laser M2 Series 5, and an automated powder recovery station at Formnext 2019. In addition to new hardware, the company has also debuted development material (D-material) support for pure copper and highly-alloyed tool steel […].

Investigating the Effects of 3D Printing Temperatures on Copper Metal PLA Composites

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In ‘Effect of Printing Temperature on Mechanical Properties of Copper Metal Polylactide Acid,’ authors Mohd Fara Zureel Ikhqwan bin Mohd Arpan and Lim Joon Hoong outline their findings regarding. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3d printed metal 3D printed metal composites 3d printing materials copper Metal PLA Polylactic acid study

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New metal finishes for our Brass 3D printing material

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The post New metal finishes for our Brass 3D printing material appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo At Sculpteo we always think about the constantly […].

Shapeways Rolls Out New Plated Precious Metal Materials

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The ability for customers to customize items, pick between dozens of possible colors and materials, and find just the right product they’re looking for has helped... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 14k gold rhodium shapewats plated material shapeways shapeways 18k gold shapeways material shapeways precious metals Shapeways is really becoming an incredibly useful ecommerce website.

What Makes A Metal Powder Suitable? Researchers Examine Powders in AM Processes

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Metal 3D printing is becoming a vital source of production for a wide range of industries today, and a unique underrstanding of the required materials continues to grow around it. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3d metal printing additive manufacturing germany industrial 3d printing metal powders

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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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Do You Print in Metal?

The Solidworks Blog

Do you print in metal?” Our users didn’t just want metal printing technology – they wanted metal printing that was as simple, affordable, safe, and easy to use as plastic printing. And then along came Desktop Metal…. Stratasys and Desktop Metal have partnered together !

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Metal 3D Printing Materials Analysis – Everything You Need to Know

Javelin Tech Tips

Javelin Technologies, known across Canada as a top reseller for SOLIDWORKS software and the full range of Stratasys 3D printers, has added Desktop Metal 3D printing systems to our additive manufacturing offerings. What is the grain structure like in comparison to other metal printers? .

Adding Quasicrystals to Complex Metal Alloys Provides New Material for 3D Printing

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Advances in 3D printing aren’t only occurring in the technology of the machines or in the materials that can be used for printing, but also in the very creation of the materials themselves.

3D Printed Metallic Glass Demonstrates Benefits of Both Metal and Thermoplastics

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A team of researchers led by Jan Schroers, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Yale, has developed a way to 3D print objects from metallic glass. The material is stronger. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printed glass desktop metal metallic glass mit Yale University

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NC State Researchers Successfully 3D Print Metallic Glass Alloys in Bulk

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Amorphous metal, or metallic glass, is a solid metal material with a disordered atomic-scale structure, not dissimilar to conventional glass. The material is not like the glass you see in windows, View the entire article via our website.

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Oerlikon: Swiss Company Announces Advanced Materials Facility in Michigan

3DPrint.com

It’s no surprise anymore that the fastest-growing sector in additive manufacturing revolves around metals. 3D printed metal offers incredible opportunity and benefits from waste and cost. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3D metal powder 3d printable alloys 3d printed titanium formnext formnext 2016 high performance metal alloys metal 3d printing metal alloys metal alloys for 3D printing MetcoAdd Michigan Oerlikon Oerlikon Metco

Liberty Powder Metals begins construction of $12 million 3D printing atomizer facility

3D Printing Industry

Liberty House Group, a London-based industrial metals company, has begun construction of a powder metals development facility in Teesside, UK. The new facility will be built on the research and innovation campus at the Materials Processing Institute (MPI), a research centre for advanced materials. It is intended to expand Liberty’s reach into the 3D printing […].

i.materialise Unveils Their Latest Metal-Based 3D Printing Material: Aluminum

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed aluminum 3d printing materials 3d printing service bureau aluminum aluminum 3d printing aluminum powder belgium Direct Metal Laser Sintering i.materialise matierialise metal 3d printingWhen they’re not busy 3D printing components for lawnmowers or teaching their consumers how to optimize their jewelry design, the Belgium-based 3D printing service bureau i.materialise is usually. View the entire article via our website.

Z3Dlab Introduces Zti-Powder, a Titanium/Ceramic Composite Material for Metal 3D Printing

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The field of 3D metal printing continues to expand. Metal 3D printers are becoming more affordable, and the range of available materials is widening as researchers discover new ways to work with and. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d metal printing ceramics composite materials material composites selective laser melting titanium z3dlab zti-powder

Inside the AMPLab: zero-gravity 3D printed metal and the future of materials

3D Printing Industry

Professor Moataz Attallah is the director of the University of Birmingham’s specialist Advanced Materials and Processing Lab, known as AMPLab. bodyTop Materials 3D Medical aerospace alloys AMPLab european space agency hip hip implants metal additive manufacturing metallurgy Moataz Attallah Professor Moataz Attallah Space X University of Birmingham

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Do You Print in Metal?

The Solidworks Blog

Do you print in metal?” Our users didn’t just want metal printing technology – they wanted metal printing that was as simple, affordable, safe, and easy to use as plastic printing. And then along came Desktop Metal…. Stratasys and Desktop Metal have partnered together !

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