ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Additive Manufacturing

One Door Closes, Two More Open

The money from the sale of the AM portion of VistaTek’s business allowed the company to add equipment—and employees.
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GE Aviation and the Morris Technologies Acquisition

The aircraft engine maker recently purchased two sister companies dedicated to additive manufacturing. Technology leader Randy Kappesser discusses the reasons for this move and what it means to GE.
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"Adding" to Your Tooling Options

Understand the benefits and applications of processes for making tooling through additive manufacturing.
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NEWS

Stratasys, Inc. : RedEye On Demand Named Emerging Manufacturer of the Year

Minnesota Manufacturing Awards Recognize Innovation and Successes in Business
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Precise Military Parts On Demand

EADS Innovation Works combines 3D imaging/reverse engineering software with additive manufacturing technology to demonstrate a quicker, more cost-effective method for providing replacement parts for military vehicles and equipment in the field.
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Additive and Subtractive Together

At the recent International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago, EOS and machine tool maker GF AgieCharmilles demonstrated additive and subtractive processes working together to produce a titanium tibial tray for knee implants.
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3D Metal Printer Offers Increased Volume Output

Primarily designed for manufacturing metal parts used in industries such as mining, automotive and energy, the M-Flex 3D printing system from ExOne is said to offer increased volume output over other machines.

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Moving Beyond Just Interest in AM

Institute aims to fill the knowledge gap between interest in additive technologies and knowing their precise capabilities.
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Success with Conformal Cooling Using Direct Metal Laser Sintering

Featured project from Phillips Plastics. The design for the DMLS conformal cooling tool insert incorporated channels that were designed to quickly and evenly cool individual cavities within the piece, which would not have been possible with conventional mold technologies. Expectations were reduced cycle time and higher quality parts.
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