Additive

ProX SLS 500 3D Printer is Newest Generation of SLS Printers

Methods 3D Inc.’s 3D Systems’ ProX SLS 500 Selective Laser Sintering production 3D printer was created for the manufacturing floor, is the newest generation of SLS printers, and is designed to produce exceptionally smooth surfaces and high-resolution thermoplastic parts.

Cimquest Expands Its Mastercam Territory

The company also no longer represents Stratasys products.

Additive Manufactured Fixation Plates Better Match Patient's Jaw Bone

A combination of selective laser melting and NiTi material enabled the creation of plates matched to both the shape and stiffness of natural bone.

Software Delivers Job Files, Process Control for AM

DP Technology has announced its Esprit Additive Suite, a comprehensive software product designed to deliver efficiency and accuracy while simplifying the additive manufacturing process into a few steps.

Morris Group Supplies Desktop Metal’s 3D Printers for Rapid Prototyping

The Studio System platform is office-friendly and cost-effective, using a process similar to Fused Deposition Modeling in plastics printing, but for a variety of metals.

Using Hybrid Additive Manufacturing, GE Leverages Turbine Blade Repair into Efficiency Improvement

An engineering modification that would have been impractical or cost-prohibitive in the past is realized on a machine tool performing metal 3D printing and machining in the same cycle.

GF Machining Solutions Names Distributor for Indiana

Ellison Technologies, which also distributes the company’s products in a number of other regions, will now serve Indiana customers.

Laser Metal Deposition Head Installs into CNC Machine Tools

The laser metal deposition (LMD) additive manufacturing head can be used to repair, clad or create metal parts.

Video: Functional Excavator Features 3D-Printed Components

The cab, arm and heat exchanger were all 3D printed on the first excavator to feature major components produced additively.

PADT, Stratasys Partner on AM Lab in Colorado

The additive manufacturing laboratory, based in Denver’s Metropolitan State University, is funded through a grant from Lockheed Martin Space Systems and is said to be the first lab of its kind in the region.

Driving a New Generation of Toolmaking

Audi is one car manufacturer making its production—including its toolmaking—fit for the future with Industry 4.0 and metal 3D printing. 

Cincinnati Inc. Appoints Sales, Marketing, Service VP

Rakesh Kumar has over 20 years of experience in the metal fabrication industry.