Metals at formnext

Wohlers Talk

If the event had a theme, it was metal AM. Companies relatively new to metal AM that showed machines were AddUp (a collaboration between Michelin and Fives), Farsoon, OR Laser, Sentrol, and Sisma. I attended last week’s formnext , powered by TCT , in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Working with metal materials for additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

The Direct metal laser sintering additive process builds objects that are closest to displaying isotropic properties. Here are several key points from Proto Labs when matching metal material with the desired metal additive process.

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Discover 7 of the coolest metal 3D printing applications!


Metal 3D printing is a very promising technology, creat […]. The post Discover 7 of the coolest metal 3D printing applications! 3D Printing Stories 3D printing applications metal metal 3D printing

An Introduction to Designing for Metal 3D Printing

The Solidworks Blog

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).

Metal 3D Printer: Manufacturers and Models of 2017


Which 3D printers are used for metal 3D Printing? The post Metal 3D Printer: Manufacturers and Models of 2017 appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D News metal 3D printer metal 3D printing

How is Metal 3D Printing Used By The Industry


After our series of Q&A on metal materials, let’s f […]. The post How is Metal 3D Printing Used By The Industry appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D challenges Additive manufacturing 3D printing industry metal 3D printing

Comparison of Metal 3D Printing -- Part One: Powder Bed Fusion

Metal 3D printing is a burgeoning area at the moment. Many companies are investing in metal 3D printing systems and the market is growing quickly. There are a number of different metal 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

Redesigning Medical Instruments Using 3D Metal Printing

Additive Manufacturing

3D metal printing helps surgeons to perform heart operation. Alex Berry took on the task and presented a biocompatible prototype of the heart stabilizer: one part made of plastic (SLS) and one part made of metal ( LaserCUSING ). By Concept Laser.

Metal 3D Printing: Which Technologies for Which Applications?


The post Metal 3D Printing: Which Technologies for Which Applications? 3D challenges metal 3D printingCreating objects with 3D printing is now one of the bes […]. appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo.

CES 2017 Markforged Metal X brings 3D metal printing to the desktop

3D Printing Industry

At CES 2017 today Markforged have announced what might be a revolution in 3D printing, a desktop metal 3D printer called the Metal X. 3D metal. 3D Printers bodyTop markforged metal x

Trends to watch in metal additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Lately, the focus of additive manufacturing is on the metal additive side. Whether the technology used to build metal parts is laser or electron beam, additive manufacturing and metal go together very well. We spoke with the president and CEO of Arcam, Magnus Rene, about trends and opportunities in metal additive manufacturing.

Growth of Metal AM Systems

Wohlers Talk

Additive manufacturing (AM) systems for metal parts are increasing in popularity worldwide, as shown in the following chart. Note: The following was excerpted from Part 4: Industry Growth in Wohlers Report 2014.

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A high speed metal 3D printing technique from the University of Sheffield

3D Printing Industry

Research 3d printed metal Additive manufacturing DAM David T.D. Groom metal 3D printing metal additive metal additive manufacturing metal AM metal printing Miguel Zavala-Arredondo Nicholas Boone Pavlo Ivanov selective laser melting SLM University of SheffieldResearchers in the departments of Mechanical, and Electronic & Electrical Engineering at the University of Sheffield in the UK, have demonstrated an alternative technique for.

Let's Talk About Desktop Metal

If all the rest of the internet was talking about Desktop Metal, would you? 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D Software Business Editorials / Opinions Metal 3D Printing 3d printer reseller 3d printer resellers 3d printing interview 3d printing partnership 3d printing partnerships desktop metal DM Production System DM Studio System exclusive interview FATHOM goengineer Jabil Mark Sowerbutts Purple Platypus RAPID + TCT RAPID 2017 Ric Fulop Rick Chin stratasys

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New Metal 3D Printing Technology Pays Off: Desktop Metal Receives $115 Million in Series D Funding

In April of this year, Desktop Metal introduced its long-awaited Studio System and Production System, two metal 3D printing systems unlike anything the 3D printing industry had seen before. View the entire article via our website.

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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory announces new metal 3D printing method

3D Printing Industry

US federal research facility, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has announced the results of an ongoing three-year research project into direct metal 3D printing. The technology, Materials 3d printing metal Lawrence Livermore Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory LLNL Metal metal additive manufacturing

Top 10 design tips for direct metal laser sintering

Leslie's Blog

Here are top design practices for Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS). This information is based on a Design World webinar , Designing for the Direct Metal Lasers Sintering Process, presented by Jonathan Bissmeyer, Senior Quality Engineer for 3D printing services at Proto Labs.

Desktop Metal and its Mission to Make Metal 3D Printing Accessible

The Solidworks Blog

One company that’s certainly garnered its fair share of that buzz is Desktop Metal. Yes, there are other companies that do metal 3D printing so I was curious as to what makes this company different. Bringing metal printing to the office. Printing metal parts at scale.

Metal 3D Printing: Which Technologies for Which Applications?


The post Metal 3D Printing: Which Technologies for Which Applications? 3D challenges metal 3D printingCreating objects with 3D printing is now one of the bes […]. appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo.

Recent Penn State Graduate Develops New Metal 3D Printing Technology: Meet Xact Metal's XM200

3D Printers 3D Printing Business Education Metal 3D Printing Matt Woods metal 3d printing metal 3d printing processes metal 3d printing system Penn State Penn State University Xact Metal XM200If we want to know how 3D printing technology will advance in the future, we’d do well to look to the schools and universities where students are experimenting with the technology and. View the entire article via our website.

Sculpteo Brings Artificial Intelligence to Metal Additive Manufacturing with Agile Metal Technology

3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printing in metal additive manufacturing Agile Metal Technology artificial intelligence business modules CES 2017 Consumer Technology Association metal 3d printing metal additive manufacturing sculpteoOne of the things we can expect from big tech shows like CES 2017 are exciting announcements on new products, materials, and services from conference attendees and presenters. With today’s.

The 3D Printing Industry first look at RAPID+TCT Xact Metal, BeAM, Desktop Metal, and more

3D Printing Industry

3D Printers bodyTop 3DEO Beam Desktop Metal optomec OR Laser RAPID Xact MetalAfter yesterday’s kickoff with keynote speeches, the RAPID + TCT trade show exhibition is now open. Over 300 exhibitors cover the floor at the David.

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OR LASER and Heraeus to Collaborate on Metal Materials Development for AM

Additive Manufacturing

The main remit of this agreement is for these two German companies to collaborate on the development of optimized metal powdered materials for additive manufacturing applications with the ORLAS CREATOR platform.

Metal 3D Printing is Poised to Become a New Manufacturing Paradigm, But Adoption Is Slow

Although metal 3D printing may seem like a new technology, it’s been around since the 1980’s, and used chiefly in production of high value, highly engineered, complex parts and prototypes. Companies. View the entire article via our website.

ORNL Combines 3D Printing and Metal Casting to Create Stronger Components

3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed casting 3D printed metal casting 3d printed steel 3d printing for casting aluminum casting investment casting metal casting Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) ornl rice university steelAs the hype over 3D printing begins to die down a bit, expectations of its potential have changed and become more realistic.

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New filament means you can print metal on any 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

The Virtual Foundry has just launched Filamet™, a new metal infused filament that makes. Materials Filamet metallicYou might want to sit down, because this one is exciting.

3D Systems ProX DMP 320 Metal 3D Printer

DIY 3D Printing

3D Systems released a new industrial metal laser sintering printer: the ProX DMP 320. 3d systems industrial 3d printer metal 3d printing new diy 3d printer titaniumWhat is the price?

GKN Sinter Metals launches InstAMetal platform for metal additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

GKN Sinter Metals are the world’s largest producer of precision powder metal products. The company will take, “next big stride in digitization” with the launch. 3D Software 3yourmind GKN

GE publishes patents for powder bed fusion acoustic monitoring processes to qualify metal 3D printed parts

3D Printing Industry

Applications acoustic monitoring additive manufacturing metal arcam certification of additive manufacturing Concept Laser GE GE patent General Electric General Electric patent in-situ metal 3D printing metal part certificationGE has published two patents for additive manufacturing acoustic monitoring processes. Referring specifically to powder-bed fusion techniques, GE hopes to simplify the qualification of printed parts with an in-situ monitoring.

Israel’s XJet is Developing Game Changing Inkjet Liquid Metal 3D Printing Technology

Xjet is an Israeli startup that is developing what sounds like an amazing new metal 3D printing technology that looks like it could do for metals what Objet did for plastics and polymers. View the entire article via our website.

LPW Case Study Examines Porosity in Metal 3D Printing, Helps Users Optimize New System

UK-based LPW Technology, with headquarters in Pittsburgh also, specializes in creating and distributing metal powder for 3D printing and additive manufacturing. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3D printing case study additive manufacturing metal powders industrial 3d printing LPW LPW Technology metal 3d printing metal 3D printing porosity metal 3D printing porosity case study porosity porosity in 3D metal printing uk

Desktop Metal receives further $115 million to bring 3D printed metal to market

3D Printing Industry

Award winning start-up Desktop Metal, has raised a further $115 million. bodyTop Business Desktop Metal ge ventures Ric FulopThe Burlington, Massachusetts based 3D printer manufacturer has announced the closing of a series.

CNC Machining, DMLS, Metal Binder Jetting, or Sheet Metal?


When it comes to building end-use metal parts, we offer a few options: CNC Machining, DMLS (Direct Metal Laser Sintering), Metal Binder Jetting, and Sheet Metal fabrication. The post CNC Machining, DMLS, Metal Binder Jetting, or Sheet Metal?

Mini Metal Maker is ready to go to production

DIY 3D Printing

Mini Metal Maker is a small metal clay 3d printer developed by David and Lindsay Hartkop. It extrudes special metal clay which is then air dried and fired in a kiln to get metal objects. Ideal for jewelry makers and other small fine metal specialists.

Toshiba Unveils Metal 3D Printer Prototype

3D Printing Industry

GE has been in 3D printing for some time, but, last year, they opened their first complete metal 3D printing facility in Alabama, which is used for in-house production of LEAP jet engine nozzles.… 3D Printing Asia Metal 3D PrintingBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

Agile Metal Business Case: The first AI for your Metal 3D Printing Projects


The post Agile Metal Business Case: The first AI for your Metal 3D Printing Projects appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. We’ve announced at CES 2017 that we’re laun […].

New Webinar: Achieving Process Repeatability with Additive Metals


In recent years, nothing has garnered more conversation in the 3D printing industry than additive metals. 3D printed metal parts with incredibly complex features can be produced more quickly and sometimes at less cost than traditional manufacturing. Additive Metals Process.

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Link Up with Interlocking Metals

Shapeways Blog

We’re always looking to push the limits of what’s possible and today, we’re proud to announce the launch of interlocking metals in three materials; brass, silver and by popular request, bronze. What I love about interlocking metals, is that it encompasses this idea perfectly.

TRUMPF Unveils New Metal 3D Printers at formnext

3D Printing Industry

Developed as part of a joint business with SISMA, the new machines complement the partners’ already existing line up of metal 3D printing systems with laser metal fusion technology (LMF). 3D Printers Metal 3D Printing NewsBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

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Toshiba Machine Announces a Metal 3D Printer Ten Times Faster Than Others on the Market

It’s rare to see technology sectors advance as quickly as metal 3D printing has. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d metal printer 3d metal printers 3d metal printing systems 3d printing metal Laser Metal Deposition (LMD) metal 3d printer metal 3d printing Toshiba Toshiba MachineUntil very recently, the technology was lagging a bit behind other forms of 3D printing. Its cost, plus the. View the entire article via our website.

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