Do You Print in Metal?

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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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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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Desktop Metal 3D Printing with Microwave Enhanced Sintering

DIY 3D Printing

Here is another revolutionary step forward in 3D printing: the desktop metal 3d printer. It deposits metal "paste" made from metal powder with a polymer binder in a similar way as any common FDM machine and the parts are then sintered in a microwave enhanced furnace chamber.

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Desktop Metal Case Study

Studio Fathom

In this blog post, we highlight a featured case study published by Desktop Metal about an injection molding firm who investigates the use of its Studio System for a quick-turn … Read More. The post Desktop Metal Case Study appeared first on What Can You FATHOM?

Could bulk metallic glass 3D printing be Desktop Metal’s next move?

3D Printing Industry

A research paper co-authored by researchers at Yale University, MIT and engineers at Massachusetts 3D printer manufacturer Desktop Metal, demonstrates the possibility of 3D printing amorphous metals. When heated, these metals behave more like glass or plastic, meaning they have great potential for use in extrusion-based 3D printing methods. Recently, Desktop Metal released the next […]. Schuh Desktop Metal Emanuel M.

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Developments in the Metal 3D Printing Segment

3D Innovations

As Terry Wohler’s put it best, this is the year of metal 3D printing. At trade shows globally, metal 3D printing has been a main focus for both speakers and attendees. 3D printing with metals is not to this point yet, the current methods are not that simple or affordable. However, metal 3D printing is making strides this year and below we have gathered a few of the notable developments in this small, yet quickly growing, market segment.

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Digital Metal and the Desktop Metal Effect – a boost to metal 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

This year several new entrants to the metal 3D printing sector have appeared. 3D Printers 3D Systems arcam Concept Laser Desktop Metal digital metal DM P2500 Evolve Additive Solutions Exone Multijet Fusion Ralf Carlström Stratasys Tongtai XjetWhile the precise approach of each varies, a common theme is inkjet based printing technology and a secondary sintering process in a separate furnace.

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3-D printing with metals achieved

3D Printing Review

A team of researchers from the University of Twente has found a way to 3D print structures of copper and gold, by stacking microscopically small metal droplets. These droplets are made by melting a thin metal film using a pulsed laser. However, metals melt at a high temperature.

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Formalloy Introduces New X-series LMD Metal 3D Printer at RAPID + TCT

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At this past week’s RAPID + TCT conference in Texas, California-based Formalloy highlighted its metal 3D printing technology. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printing metal powder closed loop Formalloy Formax metal deposition head laser metal deposition Laser Metal Deposition (LMD) Melanie Lang metal 3d printer mixed metal 3d printing nasa new 3d printer RAPID + TCT RAPID 2018 X-series 3D printer

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New metal 3D printing at RAPID + TCT Stratasys, Digital Metal, MELD Manufacturing and more

3D Printing Industry

Many exhibitors and attendees of RAPID + TCT 2018 have 3D printed metal in mind when it comes to show floor innovations. 3D Printers Aeroprobe Fabrisonic MELD Manufacturing Metal injection molding MIM Nanci Hardwick Phil Reeves Stratasys Stratasys metalLaser based processes are undoubtedly the most common in machines throughout the industry. However, the expense of the materials used in these machines has given rise to the popularity of processes that use […].

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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

Metalysis enters commercial production of metal powders for additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

Metal additive manufacturing materials producer Metalysis, headquartered in South Yorkshire, UK, has entered into industrial scale production of its metal powders. Now at Generation 4 of development, this latest stage means that the company’s plant will be capable of producing in the region of 10,000 – 100,000 kg+ (10s to 100s of tonnes) of metal powders […].

Xact Metal Startup Launching New XM200C and XM200S Metal 3D Printers

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Last year, we heard about Penn State engineering graduate Matt Woods, who launched a startup, Xact Metal, based on a new metal 3D printing technology he developed. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3d printing startup Direct Metal Laser Sintering DMLS metal 3D printer metal 3d printers metal powder 3d printing new 3d printers powder bed fusion RAPID + TCT Selective Laser Melting (SLM) slm 3d printers Xact Metal XM200C XM200S

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Desktop Metal Expanding Sales of Metal 3D Printing Systems Internationally

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In April of this year, Desktop Metal introduced its first two 3D printing systems: the Desktop Metal Studio System and the Desktop Metal Production System. The Desktop Metal Studio System is an. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing BMW BMW Group Additive Manufacturing Centre BMW i Ventures bound metal deposition desktop metal DM Studio System Studio System

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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.

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Comparison of Metal 3D Printing -- Part Three: Inkjet

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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. Featured Stories 3D inkjet printer 3D metal powder 3d metal printer aerospace metal 3D printing Binder Jetting Digital Metal exone ExOne Company Hoganas Höganäs Digital Metal inkjet 3d printing metal binder jetting voxeljet Xjet

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.

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Don’t Trade Your Bandsaw For a Metal 3D Printer- 1 Minute Read

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But did you know that your old dusty bandsaw might become one of your most valuable machines next to a Metal 3D Printer? I never realized how dependent Metal 3D Printing is on old technology. For example, Powder Metal 3D Printers are welding the part directly to the build plate.

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Laser Based Direct Metal Deposition by RCAM

DIY 3D Printing

Boys and girls at RCAM gave us this wonderful amalgam of advanced laser metal 3d printing paired with high-end robotics. industrial 3d printer laser metal 3d printingLaser, robots and 3d printing. Yep, it doesn't get much cooler than that.

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HP To Enter Metal 3D Printing Business with HP MetalJet

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HP has revealed that they intend to enter the metal 3D printing business with their MetalJet technology. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing GKN hp metaljet powder bed injectionThe company expects its printers to be on the market in two years. In advance of this, they. View the entire article via our website.

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Mini Metal Maker DIY metal clay 3d printer

DIY 3D Printing

Mini Metal Maker is small DIY 3d printer that prints objects suitable for jewelry production, watchmaking and small gears modeling, small pistons and generally small metal parts. it will not make "regular" sized hard metal parts. FAQ What is the Mini Metal Maker for?

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Xact Metal releases sub-$100k and high precision metal 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

Metal 3D printer manufacturing startup Xact Metal has released two new powder-bed fusion based (PBF) systems: the XM200S and the XM200C. ” The XM200C, on the other hand, “makes metal powder-bed fusion […]. 3D Printers Juan Mario Gomez Matt Woods PBF powder bed fusion Xact Core Xact Metal XM200C XM200S

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3D PRINTING METAL FROM RUST

3D Printing Review

It seems backwards, but engineers from Northwestern University have made 3D printing metal easier (and eventually cheaper) by adding extra production steps to the procedure. Sintering sticks the grains together without getting the metal hot enough to melt it.)

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New Study Shows that SLM 3D Printing Has High Potential for Fabricating Metallic Glass Components

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Metallic glass, also known as amorphous metal, was first introduced in the early 1960s, and since then, it seems that everyone wants in on the action. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed structural parts 3d printing metal powder amorphous metal Beijing journal article metal powders metallic glass research paper Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM SLM 3D printing

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Cytosurge FluidFM µ3Dprinter is world’s first sub-micron metal 3D printer

DIY 3D Printing

Cytosurge AG, based in Zurich Switzerland, presents their revolutionary FluidFM µ3Dprinter which is world’s first 3D sub-micron direct metal printing machine. With the FluidFM µ3Dprinter various metals like Cu, Ag, Au, Pt can be printed. The printing of other metals (Sn, Cd, Cr, Ni etc.)

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Metal 3D printing makes the cut in MIT Tech Review’s top ten tech list

3D Printing Industry

Metal 3D printing is listed as one of the top 10 Breakthrough Technologies of 2018 by the MIT Technology Review, the online and in-print magazine published by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 3D Printers breakthrough technologies breakthrough technologies 2018 cyber security Desktop Metal GE GE Additive H1 healthcare HP industry 4.0

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US Navy metal 3D printing for battleships

3D Printing Industry

Office of Naval Research (ONR) is bringing the Navy closer to 3D printing metal parts for vital air, ground and sea platforms. million option, to ensure the manufacturability of metal 3D printed parts. MRL Materials Resources LLC MRO MSC Software Navantia Quality Metal Additive Manufacturing program SLM Solutions N.A. The U.S. The ONR has awarded Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) a two year $2.6 million contract, with a $3.8

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Understanding Sheet Metal Tolerances

Xometry

Understanding Sheet Metal Tolerances: Check out our list of quick tips for designing Sheet Metal countersinks, Curls, and Hems! The post Understanding Sheet Metal Tolerances appeared first on Xometry.

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Desktop Metal Installed at FATHOM

Studio Fathom

FATHOM has installed its Desktop Metal Studio System at its Oakland headquarters and our Applications Engineering Team is currently building sample parts to further assess the capabilities of the technology. The post Desktop Metal Installed at FATHOM appeared first on What Can You FATHOM?

Desktop Metal to 3D Print Metallic Glass?

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3D printed metallic glass samples, using a filament extrusion process [Source: ScienceDirect]. Read the whole entry. » » research

Desktop Metal files alleged IP infringement lawsuit against Markforged

3D Printing Industry

Desktop Metal, the metal 3D printing technology startup with a value of more than $1 billion, has filed a lawsuit against Markforged, Inc. 3D Printers Desktop Metal markforged metal x Production System Ric Fulop Studio System supportsThe claims are related to alleged patent infringement, “trade secret misappropriation,” breach of contract and unfair trade practice, for a total of two “Patents in Suit.”

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3D Printing in Metal: An Overview of Additive Manufacturing with Metals

3DPrint.com

Our new 3D Printing in Metal: An Overview of Additive Manufacturing with Metals course will be launching in just a few weeks, and from now through February 23, you can sign up for this innovative, View the entire article via our website.

Watch: Desktop Metal previews LiveParts 1.5 generative design software

3D Printing Industry

Desktop Metal, an award-winning metal 3D printer manufacturer based in Burlington, Massachusetts, has debuted an updated version of its generative design platform Live Parts. 3D Software Andy Roberts Desktop Metal Jonah Myerberg Live Parts Live Parts 1.5

Desktop Metal Expands Studio Metal 3D Printing Line

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Desktop Metal Studio Fleet [Image: Desktop Metal]. Boston unicorn Desktop Metal is broadening its. Read the whole entry. » » printer

RMIT applies metal 3D printing to aircraft maintenance and repair

3D Printing Industry

Professor Milan Brandt at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University is leading a project applying metal 3D printing to service the Australian Defence Forces. Working with national aircraft support service RUAG Australia and the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC) Brandt’s team at RMIT is using laser metal deposition to cut down the cost of maintenance, repair & overhaul (MRO) operations. […].

How to Replace Metal with Thermoplastics

The Solidworks Blog

Have you ever considered replacing your metal parts with plastic parts? It could be a viable option especially when it comes to the flexibility of manufacture, faster production cycle times, and cost-effectiveness of replacing metal parts with plastic parts.

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1730 Full Metal Hotend by Kai Parthy

DIY 3D Printing

The 1730 Full Metal Hotend came into existence by a unique cooperation between renown filament developer Kai Parthy and the team behind 3D-Printer Manufacturer ReprapUniverse. mm and 3 mm filament Fully Assembled: The 1730 Full Metal Hotend comes fully assembled.

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Desktop Metal ships first Studio System metal 3D printers to Google, Lumineum and Built-Rite

3D Printing Industry

Desktop Metal has announced shipping of their metal 3D printer to early “pioneer” customers. The first metal 3D printing system from Desktop Metal is FFF/FDM based and also includes a debinder and sintering furnace. 3D Printers Built-Rite Tool & Die Desktop Metal google IDAR Engine Lumineum Medtronic Ric Fulop Ron Caron The Technology House US Navy

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MX3D Metal supportless multiaxis 3d printing

DIY 3D Printing

MX3D Metal evolved from this project where they used thermosetting polymers only: [link] Source: [link]. diy 3d metal printer robot welding Industrial robot arm with attached advanced welding head. It can print lines of steel, stainless steel, aluminum, bronze or copper "in mid-air."

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

3DPrint.com

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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