LSS Presents: Modular Material Processing Solution

Additive Manufacturing

05 June 2018 – LSS now offers a new, well thought out solution for powder handling when feeding laser sinter machines: the Modular Material Processing Solution ( MMPS ).

University of Auckland: Eliminating Waste in AM Processes with Less Support Material

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In ‘Optimization of process planning for reducing material waste in extrusion based additive manufacturing,’ researchers from the University of Auckland look into improved ways for avoiding post. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing research AM research extrusion based additive manufacturing Print orientation support structures

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The Five Basics of Effective BOM Processes (eBook)

Tech Clarity

BOM Processes Rely on Inadequate Solutions Ineffective BOM Processes Cause Disruption BOM management is critical to connecting design, purchasing, and production across a manufacturing business. Ineffective BOM processes, though, lead to low productivity and costly errors.

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The Five Basics of Effective BOM Processes (eBook)

Tech Clarity

BOM Processes Rely on Inadequate Solutions Ineffective BOM Processes Cause Disruption BOM management is critical to connecting design, purchasing, and production across a manufacturing business. Ineffective BOM processes, though, lead to low productivity and costly errors.

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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

Simplify the Material Selection Process When 3D Printing Plastic Parts

The Solidworks Blog

Of the 114,000 thousand plastics recognized by the Society of Plastics Engineers , roughly 600 are used in 3D printing processes. 3D printing materials are often referred to by their traditional names like ABS, nylon, polypropolene, etc., Polycarbonate-Like Materials.

The Most Important 3D Printing Technologies & Materials You Need to Know

i.materialise

In this post, we’ll give you an overview about the essential 3D printing technologies and 3D printing materials that are currently used on an industrial level. The nozzle moves to place the material in the correct location to build your model up layer by layer.

NASA MSFC Materials & Process Development Offers Plan for New 3D Printing Materials & Hardware to Sustain Astronauts During Missions

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Not surprisingly, NASA is working on new developments for space travel—partnering with Auburn University to create new sensing technology, materials for 3D printing in space, as well as new. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing 3D printing space missions Auburn University ISS Fablab nasa nScrypt 3D printer Perovskite Ultracapacitors Plasma Sintered (SPS) Supercapacitors

How to remove support material from complex 3d printed part - video of the process

DIY 3D Printing

Richard Gain recorded a video to show tricky process of removing the support material from complex 3d printed object which also shows the tools needed. 3d printed robot hot to support material tutorial video

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New Rapid Liquid Printing 3D Printing Process from MIT

DIY 3D Printing

Very smart people from MIT developed a novel 3d printing process called "Rapid Liquid Printing" where a material is injected into a gelatine cube medium that acts as a support.

Oerlikon Gains Unique Technology and Process Expertise in Advanced Materials

Additive Manufacturing

an innovative solution provider in advanced materials development, based in California, USA. Advanced materials such as metal-based materials (nickel, titanium, cobalt, steel, etc.),

Material of the Month: PA12

Shapeways Blog

Since we now offer two Multi Jet Fusion Plastic materials (see new material announcement ), PA12 has reclaimed its industrial name to clearly differentiate it from PA12 Glass Beads , which contains 40% glass beads for added stiffness and durability. Material.

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Almco Offers Speedy Post-Processing Cabinets for 3D Printing Workflows

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At the high end of 3D printing and additive manufacturing methods, mass finishing for FDM parts and various post-processing techniques are a key feature in the work flow. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d print processing Almco fdm post processing RCWB-36E removing support material 3d printing stratasys Support Material Support Removal

Henkel and TerraCycle accelerate recycling processes for additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

Based in New Jersey, TerraCycle provides environmental services which turn hard-to-recycle materials into reusable packaging. The Adhesive Recycling Program enables Henkel customers the ability to recycle LOCTITE material packaging used for resins, […].

List of Manufacturing Processes

3D Printing Hub

The products that we see and use every day go through highly complex manufacturing processes. These manufacturing processes require people with a wide range of skills and knowledge. Different products call for different types of manufacturing processes. Each manufacturing process has its advantages and disadvantages. Understanding the various processes is important to match manufacturing requirements with the latest developments and technologies.

German RepRap Introduces New Polyurethane Material, Developed with ebalta Kunststoff for Liquid Additive Manufacturing Process

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Typically when we hear about polyurethane (PU) material, it’s being utilized as a foam for things like mattresses, upholstery, insulation, or even mixed with shaving cream to 3D print a statue. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printing liquid materials 3d printing material 3D printing plastic 3d printing processes ebalta Kunststoff Gmbh Formnext Frankfurt 2016 german reprap germany LAM Liquid Additive Manufacturing liquid plastic liquid printing polyurethane

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. bodyTop Event Cambridge process Chen Dion Vaughan. 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.

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Omegasonics Makes 3D Print Post-Processing Fast and Easy with Ultrasonic Technology

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There’s one aspect of 3D printing technology that is consistently glossed over by many, and that is post-processing. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed support material 3D printing post processing Objet Omegasonics post processing post-processing equipment stratasys Stratasys Direct Manufacturing Support Removal ultrasonic bath ultrasonic cleaning

Can you get injection molded quality parts without post processing from 3D printers?

Leslie's Blog

Two features of 3D printers that can be issues for users are the surface finish quality of the part and the subsequent post processing often needed to finish the part. These two techniques deposit three different materials. Plus, it eliminates much of the post processing.

Jabil Advances Additive Manufacturing Market with Integration of Engineered Materials, World-Class 3D Printing Machines and Proven Processes

Additive Manufacturing

Comprehensive Services Expected to Speed Adoption of Additive Manufacturing While Custom Materials Meet Demand for Unique Customer Applications. Driving Adoption with Integrated Materials, Processes and Machines (MPM). New Materials Innovation Center Opens in Minnesota.

A New 3D Printing Process CODE: 3D Printed Ceramics with Functionally Graded Materials

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Several different methods have been developed for the 3D printing of ceramic materials, and one of those is CODE, or Ceramic On-Demand Extrusion, a recently developed extrusion-based process for the. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed ceramics alumina ceramic 3d printing Ceramic On-Demand Extrusion code functionally graded materials zirconia

Materials Scientist Explains Development Process Behind 3D Printing Resin Colors

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printing material properties castable resins dental sg resin Form X formlabs Formlabs Ceramic Resin Formlabs Durable Resin Formlabs Engineering Resin formlabs functional resins formlabs resin Formlabs Tough Resin pigment reformulated resinIf you’re interested in using a 3D printer as a production tool at work, and not just as a potentially frustrating but ultimately awesome hobby, you want the best, right? It’s important.

Researchers Develop Ceramic Composite 3D Printing Material and Process Chain for FDM Printers

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There are multiple methods of manufacturing ceramic materials, including powder injection molding (PIM) and, of course, 3D printing. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology ceramic powder ceramics 3D printing composite material fff 3d printing fused filament fabrication german reprap german reprap x350pro journal article Karlsruhe Institute of Technology rapid prototyping reprap 3d printer research paper University of Freiburg

Evonik and Evolve Additive Solutions Will Jointly Develop 3D Printing Materials

Additive Manufacturing

Companies to enhance material development for STEP to offer a wider range of thermoplastic material for production of additive manufacturing applications. New possibilities for 3D printing materials.

Farsoon to offer automated post processing in collaboration with AMT

3D Printing Industry

Industrial 3D printing solutions company Farsoon Technologies has entered into a collaboration with UK-based post processing specialist Additive Manufacturing Technologies (AMT). Materials Additive Manufacturing Technologies AMT automation CAMS Continuous Additive Manufacturing Solution Systems Don Xu Farsoon Farsoon Technologies Innovate UK Joseph Crabtree post-processing serial production TCT Asia

Post-Processing In Focus: Support Removal

Fabbaloo

Post-processing is evolving from 3D printing’s dirty little. » materials[Image: PostProcess Technologies]. Read the whole entry. »

Post-Processing Tips: Hand-Dyeing Strong & Flexible Plastics

Shapeways Blog

Strong & Flexible plastic is an incredibly versatile material. When this material is designed thin, it’s flexible enough for catapults or springs. This process uses two lasers to sinter together nylon powder, layer by layer, until an entire printer build is complete.

New Polypropylene Powder with Superior Processing and Part Characteristics for Laser Sintering Process

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AM Polymer Research GmbH presents its third series material, a polypropylene powder from the ROLASERIT® family. 3D Printing Materials Sponsored 3d printing materials 3d printing materrials polymers University of Duisburg-EssenThe developed ROLASERIT® PP01OF1 thus makes this important standard plastic available. View the entire article via our website.

Material Options Now Greatly Expanded in SOLIDWORKS Sell

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS is host to many appearances and materials that help your consumers (designers, students, CEO’s, etc) see how their products will look like in real life. Now, with a recent update, SOLIDWORKS Sell has implemented over 250 of those materials into its own library.

VIDEO: New Process Available!

Xometry

Start quoting today in Artisanal Whittling with many available materials, including Random Twig and Fallen Branch, through April 1st

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Rize Details Impact of Post-Processing on 3D Printing in New Report from Todd Grimm

3DPrint.com

Based out of Woburn, Massachusetts, the industrial 3D printing company Rize has made it a primary goal to rid professional-grade 3D printing of the laborious and costly need for post-processing. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3D printing industry reports 3D printing post processing 3d printing report Augmented Polymer Deposition industrial 3d printing post processing Rize Rize 3D printing Rize One Todd Grimm

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #3 – ABS+ from Trideus

3D Printing for Beginners

In this third post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series, we are going to have a look at a very special kind of ABS: ABS+ from Trideus. If you have ever printed with ABS before, you’ll certainly know that ABS can be a tricky material to work with. Materials

Accelerated Insertion of Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

However, the trial-and-error method currently available to create such parts with limited materials is not suited for components that would need to survive the harsh environment of space. By Paul A.

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.

PyroGenesis Files Provisional Patent For 3D Printable Powder Production Process

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PyroGenesis designs, develops, manufactures and commercializes advanced plasma processes from a team of experienced engineers, scientists and technicians from their offices in Montreal, and they often work in partnership with the US Department of... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business additive manufacturing buckyballs fullerenes graphene metal 3d printing powders P. Peter Pascali Plasma Atomization Process PyroGenesis

Apium Launches New Materials

Additive Manufacturing

To leverage on Innovation, industries rely on materials and processing technologies. At Apium we recognize this task thus have meticulously kept working on our advanced Material Extrusion (FFF) 3D printing technology to ensure that industries can innovate.

Germany: IMT Researchers Assess 3D Printing Materials & Processes in Miniaturization & Microfluidics

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Just as 3D printing is allowing us to create so many things never before possible, the technology itself continues to expand beyond its previous limitations. Miniaturization is a good example, as. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed ceramics 3D printed microfluidic devices 3D printed miniaturization

TU Wien Spin-Off Introduces Novel 3D Printing Materials, Hot Lithography Process, New 3D Printer

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While 3D printing technology has been responsible for many advances and inventions over the years, it’s not foolproof – some methods don’t produce items with the best material. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing and support material processing of the Steampunk Octopus

RichRap

Many people asked for more details and information about printing and processing the Steampunk Octopus, so here it is. As you will see from the video, support material removal can be quite a challenge. For some models you just can't use the same material as the main model.

Kühling&Kühling Are Advancing 3D Support Material and Processes for ABS Printing

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing support materials ABS printing germany Kühling&Kühling Rapid.Tech 2015 in Erfurt RepRap Industrial 3D Printer Sli3er soluble support functionalityKühling&Kühling make the RepRap Industrial 3D Printer from their own manufacturing facility in Kiel, Germany. Introduced in early 2013, the RepRap Industrial is powered by Open Source development to create its software and hardware....

Book of the Week: Advances in Manufacturing and Processing of Materials and Structures

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Advances in Manufacturing and Processing of Materials and Structures [Source: Amazon]. Read the whole entry. » » book

DARPA to Propel 3D Printing Manufacturing By Improving The Understanding of The Processes & Materials Involved

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials darpa darpa 3d printing darpa best practices darpa open manufacturing program metal 3d printingStep into your time machines and travel a decade into the future. We are now situated somewhere in the middle of the year 2025. The face of manufacturing has changed drastically from the techniques... View the entire article via our website.

3D Print Smoothing Made Easy with New 3D-CMF Process from Waseda University

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3D Chemical Melting Finishing 3d print smoothing 3D printing post processing 3D-CMF Kensuke Takagishi post processing post processing 3d printed parts Shinjiro Umezu Waseda UniversityI admit that I actually kind of love print lines. I think it’s really neat to be able to see the grooves that indicate where each layer of filament was laid down to create a fully shaped object.