Technology

Plural Additive Manufacturing Debuts Industrial 3D Printers

Rapid 2017: The two printer models provide high repeatability and cost-effective parts.

Cincinnati Inc. to Demonstrate SAAM

Rapid 2017: Small Area Additive Manufacturing (SAAM) is the rapid prototyping counterpart to Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM).

Technology

Vericut 8.1 Adds Additive Manufacturing Simulation Capability

The capability was announced at a Vericut Users' Exchange (VUE) meeting held in March.

Technology

Met-L-Flo Highlights AM Services

Rapid 2017: The company provides additive manufacturing services ranging from audits to production.

Design for Additive

How to Think About Design for Additive Manufacturing

It’s not as simple as changing the manufacturing method. True DFAM involves tradeoffs, specialization and even failure.

Metal AM

Solar Atmospheres Offers Vacuum Heat Treating Services

Rapid 2017: The company's heat treating services are suitable for use with metal 3D-printed components.

Polymer AM

A Troubleshooting Guide for 3D Printing

All3DP shares a guide that helps users solve 3D printing problems by understanding the underlying causes.

Tooling

ExOne Highlights 3D-Printed Washout Tooling

Rapid 2017: ExOne's binder system enables 3D-printed washout tooling for composite parts.

Metal AM

3D Systems Unveils Dental Manufacturing Platform

The combination of 3D Systems' Figure 4 platform and dental materials supports digital manufacturing.

Technology

Cideas Provides Range of 3D Printing Capabilities

Rapid 2017: The service bureau has recently expanded its polymer 3D printing capability with four new systems.

Technology

BeamCheck from MKS Instruments Profiles Lasers for AM

The beam profiling system helps to ensure accurate laser performance in additive manufacturing applications.

Technology

SLM Solutions Premieres Meltpool Monitoring

Rapid 2017: The company will also showcase the upgraded SLM 280 2.0 system.