Rolls Royce Chooses SLM Solutions’ SLM 500 Quad-Laser for Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Processes

Rolls Royce continues their foray into additive manufacturing on an even larger scale, selecting the SLM Solutions’ SLM®500 quad-laser machine, furthering progressive production; however, these parts. 3D Printers 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing aerospace additive manufacturing industrial 3d printing Rolls Royce 3D printing rolls-royce SLM 500 SLM Solutions Group AG

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SLM Solutions and Honeywell to qualify 3D printing parameters for thicker layers

3D Printing Industry

German metal 3D printer manufacturer SLM Solutions and multinational manufacturing conglomerate Honeywell are collaborating to qualify new additive manufacturing parameters that enable printing at increased thicknesses. Materials Dr. Sören Wiener honeywell slm 500 SLM Solutions

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Processing Parameters in SLM 3D Printing: UK Researchers Test Ti6Al4V Cellular Structures

In ‘The influence of processing parameters on strut diameter and internal porosity in Ti6Al4V cellular structure,’ UK researchers from the University of Birmingham look further into strut size and. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3D printing cellular structures 3D printing lattices SLM 3D printing Ti6Al4V cellular structure titanium alloys university of birmingham

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Rosswag Engineering Adds Third SLM®280 to Expand Production and Aid Material Qualification Process

Additive Manufacturing

Rosswag Engineering has announced the acquisition of its third selective laser melting system from SLM Solutions. Selective Laser Melting Machine SLM®280 of Rosswag (Photo courtesy of SLM Solutions). Source: SLM Solutions.

SLM Solutions and Honeywell Partner to Qualify New Additive Manufacturing Technology to Reduce Printing Times

Additive Manufacturing

As part of the partnership, Honeywell’s Aerospace business will begin qualification efforts for aluminum builds using increased layer thicknesses of 60 and 90 micron on the SLM®500. Selective Laser Melting Machine SLM®500 (Photo courtesy of SLM Solutions). Source: SLM Solutions.

SLM Solutions scoops prestigious award

3D Printing Industry

SLM Solutions has scooped an award for outstanding innovation from the German trade journal MM Maschinenemarkt. It meant a lot to Hans Joachim Ihde, chairman of the Board of the SLM Solutions Group AG. He said: “The entire SLM Solutions team is very happy.

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Fraunhofer ILT to launch large-scale SLM 3D printing system at formnext 2017

3D Printing Industry

The Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT) has announced that it will be presenting its new SLM laboratory system at formnext 2017. 3D Printers Aachen Christian Tenbrock formnext 2017 Fraunhofer ILT Laser Powder Bed Fusion multi-spot processing shielding gas flow SLM laboratory systemThe system, built in Aachen, Germany, offers a scalable build volume of up to volume of 1,000 mm x 800 mm x 500 mm and quick and effective 3D printing of large-scale metal parts.

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EOS releases four new materials for SLM 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

German OEM EOS has released four new metal powder for use in SLM 3D printing. Hannes Gostner, EOS’ Director Research and Development said, “At EOS, the development of systems, materials, process parameters, […].

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Bugatti Develops and Builds Functional Components for High-Performance Vehicles with the SLM® Additive Manufacturing Technology from SLM Solutions

Additive Manufacturing

Multiple metal 3D printed functional components from Bugatti have been previously featured in the press, and all were produced on machines developed and manufactured by SLM Solutions. The video is available here: [link] (Photo and video courtesy of SLM Solutions). About SLM Solutions.

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SLM Solutions Positions for Fresh Growth

Additive Manufacturing

The Supervisory Board of SLM Solutions Group AG has announced new appointments and nominations to its leadership ranks, while a capital injection of €13 million will continue to fund growth and development projects. About SLM Solutions. Source: SLM Solutions.

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Rolls-Royce Selects SLM Solutions’ SLM®500 Quad-Laser Machine for Next Stage Additive Manufacturing Industrialization

Additive Manufacturing

SLM®500 quad-laser machines have been selected by Rolls-Royce to help develop its Additive Layer Manufacturing capability. SLM Solutions focuses solely on metal additive manufacturing technology and pioneered multi-laser machines. Source: SLM Solutions. Lübeck, June 14, 2019.

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SLM Solutions and XYZPrinting Showcase Latest 3D Printers at TCT Show

3D Printers 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d metal printing UK 3D printer market 3d printers for dental applications 3d printing research Digital Light Processing dlp dlp 3d printer dlp 3d printing ireland jewelry applications Nobel Superfine 3D printer resin selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 280 2.0

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TU Delft Researchers Develop Heat Accumulation Detection Procedure for SLM 3D Printing

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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How EOS, Concept Laser and SLM Solutions are transforming additive automation

3D Printing Industry

For additive to truly become accepted as an integral part of the manufacturing supply chain, processes need to be streamlined and controlled with minimal manual input. EOS, Concept Laser and SLM Solutions each have leading hardware initiatives in place to help expedite post processing […]. This year, automation is one the biggest trends in 3D printing.

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FIT acquires Hot Isostatic Pressing machine for post-processing 3D printed metal

3D Printing Industry

The HIP machine will ensure that after post-processing, 3D printed metal parts pass the quality assurance tests as smoothly as possible. FIT Additive Manufacturing Group has acquired a Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) machine from Quintus Technologies, a Swedish high pressure technology expert.

SLM Solutions Supports Standardization Project in the Oil, Gas and Maritime Industry

Additive Manufacturing

SLM Solutions supports the projects by providing its technical expertise in additive manufacturing, specifically the successful implementation of Selective Laser Melting technology. Photo courtesy of SLM Solutions). This model will be tested during the Q2 part production process.

Indian Service Provider 3D Product Development Orders SLM® Machine

Additive Manufacturing

India’s leading 3D Printing Services Company, 3D Product Development ( 3DPD ) has entered into an agreement with leading Additive Manufacturing Systems manufacturer, SLM Solutions of Germany, to purchase two of its state-of-the-art SLM 280 systems. SLM Solutions of Germany is a leading Metal AM System manufacturer in the world. With this partnership, 3DPD and SLM Solutions look to offer the best-in-class Metal AM technology to Indian Industry. About SLM Solutions.

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Portugal: Consortium Led By Adira Aims to do SLM 3D Printing With One Cubic Meter Build Volumes

Industrial manufacturers continue the push to integrate SLM processes into large scale projects, especially in 3D printing and additive manufacturing with metal; in fact, they are so serious about. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printing consortium 3d printing research adira Instituto Superior Tecnico SLM 3D printing

3D Printing News Briefs: July 11, 2019

3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D Scanning 3D printed footwear 3D scan data processing 3D technology in sports ACEO artec 3d Artec Space Spider Artec Studio Artec Turntable automated system Bluetooth chemicals company Flame retardant germany Huntsman Corporation Imagine Series K2 IROPRINT K 2019 liquid silicone Liquid Silicone Rubber plastics press conference Rosswag Engineering rotating surface Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 280 2.0

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Orbex Builds World’s Largest Single-Piece Rocket Engine 3D Printed on the SLM®800 Selective Laser Melting Machine

Additive Manufacturing

Orbex has introduced the world’s largest metal rocket engine 3D printed in a single piece on the SLM®800. Lukas Pankiewicz, Applications Specialist, headed the consulting team inside SLM Solutions to develop a unique set of parameters optimized for this particular geometry.

Renishaw and Identify3D protect metal additive manufacturing processes with upgraded software suite

3D Printing Industry

UK-based additive manufacturing specialist Renishaw and Identify3D, a San Francisco-headquartered software company, are showcasing software at RAPID + TCT, designed to secure data in the metal additive manufacturing processes.

Tiny Metal 3D Printing Overview: MICA Freeform vs. SLM

3D Printing Industry

is a truly unique and powerful 3D printing design service that utilizes a proprietary additive manufacturing process called MICA Freeform. … The original post Tiny Metal 3D Printing Overview: MICA Freeform vs. SLM appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Andrew Wheeler.

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SLM Solutions Moves to New Headquarters to Prepare for Further Growth

Additive Manufacturing

SLM Solutions Group AG has invested 25 million Euros in its new production and administrative headquarters. SLM Solutions Group AG has moved into its new headquarters in Lübeck, Germany. Photo courtesy of SLM Solutions Group AG). SLM Solutions NA, Inc.

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SLM Solutions Launches New Applications Center in Lübeck

Additive Manufacturing

Lübeck, Germany, April, 2015 — SLM Solutions Group AG , a leading provider of metal based additive manufacturing technology (also commonly referred to as “3D printing”), recently opened a new applications and demonstration center during their annual international distributors meeting.

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Network forms to counter shortcomings of 3D printed powder process chain

3D Printing Industry

Termed the AM Powder Plus (AMP+) network, it will focus specifically on finding better solutions for powder handling and automated production when using SLM.

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SLM Solutions and Identify3D Cooperate to Develop End-to-End Integrity for Additive Manufacturing in the Digital Supply Chain

Additive Manufacturing

Lübeck, March 26, 2019 After announcing their first collaboration in 2018, Identify3D and SLM Solutions have expanded their cooperation to productize their current joint developments to secure intellectual property in the additive manufacturing process chain. About SLM Solutions.

SLM Solutions Presents the New Generation of Additive Manufacturing Machines at EuroMold 2014

Additive Manufacturing

Lübeck, November 12, 2014 — SLM Solutions , leading provider of metal based additive manufacturing technology (also commonly referred to as “3D printing”), presents the SLM product portfolio at EuroMold in Frankfurt from November 25-28, 2014 (booth D86 in Hall 11).

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The Barnes Group Advisors and SLM Solutions Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Additive Manufacturing

The Barnes Group Advisors and SLM Solutions North America collaborate on Additive Manufacturing Training. Per the arrangement, The Barnes Group Advisors will deliver Additive Manufacturing (AM) training courses designed around key industry standards to SLM Solutions’ customers and contacts.

Materialise Announces a New SLM Build Processor that Simplifies Metal 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

3D printing company Materialise has announced what they believe to be the de facto standard for the selective laser melting industrial 3D printing process. By Scott J Grunewald.

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

From titanium bone regeneration scaffolds and hydraulic components to nuclear components and flow reactors, selective laser melting (SLM), which is also known as DMLS and Powder Bed Fusion, is an. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printing parameters 3d systems 3D Systems ProX DMP 320 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Port Said University research paper Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM SLM 3D printing

SLM’s Highly Capable Metal 3D Printers


We took a close look at SLM’s line of metal 3D printers and found several very interesting features. The entire SLM line of 3D printers uses, as one might guess from the company’s name, Selective Laser Melting technology. Machines as complex and capable as SLM’s are not inexpensive.

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America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity on Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques

Additive Manufacturing

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.

University of Pittsburgh Develops Depowdering Machine for Metal Printing

3D Printing Metal 3D Printing ANSYS AMRL depowdering DMLS metal 3d printing post processing powder bed fusion SLM University of PittsburghThe University of Pittsburgh has developed a depowdering solution for metal 3D printers that could significantly reduce the cost of 3D printed metal parts. Lead by Professor Albert To, a team of. View the entire article via our website.

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SLM Solutions NA, Inc. – Neff Capital Management Launches Sintavia with $10M Investment

Additive Manufacturing

New company uses SLM Solutions’ Selective Laser Melting® systems to produce AM parts foraerospace & defense. Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, is the process by which a component is built through the successive layering of material at a microscopic level on a build platform. To support the production of highly complex metal parts, Sintavia will add three Selective Laser Melting® SLM®280HL dual-laser systems from SLM Solutions.

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Fraunhofer ILT Researching Green Lasers for 3D Printing Copper

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.

Fraunhofer ILT Debuting New Process that Combines Welding, 3D Printing, and Robotics

3D Printing Robotics Science & Technology 3d printed connectors 3d printing and robotics Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT germany KUKA kuka lbr iiwa KUKA Robotics laser scanner LaserTAB lightweight robot (LBR) Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 3D printing weldingHow often do you combine welding, 3D printing, and robotics?

3D Printing Pioneer Interview With Bill Carter of GE Research

In the past company invented key polymers used for 3D printing, applied many processes to aerospace and used the technology. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3d printing metal Design rules SLM direct metal laser melting DMLM DMLS ge GE Additive GE Research metal 3d printer SLMGE Research has been utilizing 3D printing for a very long time indeed. View the entire article via our website.

Real-time metal 3D printer monitoring at El Paso awarded in $900K ARL grant

3D Printing Industry

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.

GE Plans to Invest $1.4B to Acquire Additive Manufacturing Companies Arcam and SLM; Accelerates Efforts in Important Digital Industrial Space

Additive Manufacturing

BOSTON, MA (USA) – September 6, 2016 – GE (NYSE: GE), the world’s leading digital industrial company, today announced plans to acquire two suppliers of additive manufacturing equipment, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions Group AG for $1.4 Expands design envelope to substantially reduce product cost.

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Fraunhofer institute combines SLM green laser copper 3D printing with robotic LaserTAB technology to micro-join battery cells

3D Printing Industry

The Fraunhofer Institute of Laser Technology (ILT), based in Aachen, on the France-Germany border, has invented a process combining copper 3D printing technology with their laser-based tape-automated bonding (LaserTAB) application to micro-weld prismatic, round and pouch cells battery cells. This automated process, which combines both 3D printing and robotics will be displayed at the Munich […].

Additive Free-Form Casting Process Combines the Advantages of 3D Printing and Injection Molding

We’ve seen all sorts of 3D printing innovations coming from the many institutes of Fraunhofer, Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization, from large-scale SLM 3D printing and. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3d printed prototypes 3d printed shell 3D printing methods 3d printing processes 3d printing research additive free-form casting casting feasibility study Fraunhofer Fraunhofer IPA injection molding polyurethane PVA resin

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ADDILYS: AddUp Group & IPC Partner For Conformal Cooling

The AddUp Group (founded by Fives and Michelin) and IPC (backed by the Federation of Plastics Processing and Composites Manufacturing) are partnering together to bring ADDILYS to industrial users. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing AddUp Fives Michelin Additive Solutions metal 3d printing printing SLM

3D Printing News Briefs: December 19, 2018

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed components 3d printer filament 3d printing app 3d printing business news 3d printing executives 3d printing growth 3D printing management 3D printing post processing Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence AFRL america makes APAC region Arizona State University Asia Pacific ASTM International award forbes formlabs free app glitter google play store Large Scale Additive Manufacturing Mark Rober poland sinterit SLM 3D printing winners