German research project investigates welding of SLS and injection molded parts

3D Printing Industry

Research Bavarian Research Foundation BMW Christian Wiesner FAB-Weld FAU University of Erlangen-Nuremberg FIT Additive Manufacturing Group Institute of Polymer Technology LKT SintermaskA joint research project funded by the Bavarian Research Foundation is examining the welding of additive manufactured parts to create individualized series components.

netfabb’s FIT AG Invests in €20 Million High-Volume 3D Printing Facility

3D Printing Industry

FIT Group has been in business for twenty years providing 3D printing services with systems from EOS, SLM, Arcam, Objet, Voxeljet and Sintermask for production and prototyping in a variety of industries, from aerospace to the medical field. By Michael Molitch-Hou. FIT AG, the German parent company of popular 3D printing software developer netfabb, is experiencing some great growth from the recent boom in 3D printing worldwide.

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I could not find out much more about it as they didn''t talk to me :( Fabbster - Fabbster have a Closed source printer (Sintermask) that operates in a similar to most RepRaps, it has no heated bed at the moment and uses Rafts for prints.