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Here they come—faster additive manufacturing systems

Monday, April 13, 2015

Additive manufacturing (AM) machines and 3D printers have a reputation for being slower than users desire when it comes to building a part. Speed depends on part design,…

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What’s new in metal additive manufacturing standards

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Standards for metal material and additive manufacturing machines and process are under continuous development, with ASTM and ASTM International spearheading them.  Carl Dekker, President of Met-L-Flo Inc., is also…

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Advances in 3D printed electronics

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Optomec showcased its Aerosol Jet technology for 3D Printed Electronics applications at the LOPEC International Conference and Exhibition in Munich earlier in March.  Aerosol Jet Printers are used…

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Volvo Trucks streamlines manufacturing with 3D printing

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Volvo Trucks is decreasing turnaround times of assembly line tools by more than 94% since using Stratasys additive manufacturing technology at its engine production facility in Lyon, France….

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Developments in metal additive manufacturing–a conversation with Concept Laser

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Additive manufacturing with metals is a popular subject. A lot of work still needs to be done before we will see additive machines alongside CNC machines and injection…

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Automate the post processing of 3D printed objects

Monday, March 9, 2015

New methods of finishing help speed post processing of 3D printed objects. Edited by Leslie Langnau, Managing Editor As capable and useful as 3D printers/additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) machines…

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ExOne announces Exerial 3D printing system for industrial production

Thursday, March 5, 2015

The ExOne Company, a global provider of three-dimensional printing machines and printed products to industrial customers, announced the upcoming availability of its largest 3D printing system, the Exerial….

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NanoSteel expands materials for additive manufacturing

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

The NanoSteel Company has expanded its additive manufacturing (AM) material capabilities for metal 3D printing of complex high-hardness parts. It also announced the ability to customize properties layer-by-layer…

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Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Underwriters Laboratories is working to address the short-term and long-term performance and safety concerns of 3D printers and additive manufacturing systems. Recently, UL initiated a number of initiatives…

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Accelerate design for additive manufacturing

Monday, February 23, 2015

Granta Design announced the release of Granta MI: Additive Manufacturing, software that  resolves the substantial data challenges of developing additively manufactured parts. The new software protects vital IP,…

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