Inspection

Jesse Garant Metrology Center Supports AM Inspection with CT Scanning

The company is investing in computed tomography (CT) equipment that will help it better serve additive manufacturing customers requiring inspection and validation services.

EOS Adds Optical Tomography System to Its Monitoring Suite

Exposure OT provides real-time, camera-based monitoring for metal additive manufacturing.

Materialise Enhances Its Magics 3D Print Suite Software

Updates include software for quality control and metal 3D printing.

Galvo Scanner Enables Micron-Level Accuracy

Rapid 2017: The scanner is said to be thermally stable and offer high resolution.

BeamCheck from MKS Instruments Profiles Lasers for AM

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

Incodema3D Receives First AM Quality Certification from EOS North America

The Ithaca, New York-based company is the first in North Americato receive EOS's AMQ certification.

Sigma Labs Forms Strategic Alliance with Morf3D

Under the agreement, Morf3D will leverage Sigma Labs software to help clients ensure part quality.

Verifying Structural Integrity of Metal 3D-Printed Parts

X-ray computed tomography, or micro CT, offers insight into the inside of AM parts.

Measurement and Testing Protocols for 3D Printing

3D printing combined with CNC machining is a powerful mix that enables the creation of parts unobtainable from using one method alone. However, taking full advantage of both requires special attention to testing and measurement.

Thermwood Adds Thermographic Imaging to LSAM

A thermographic camera mounted inside the machine monitors temperature conditions to improve print quality.

Video: Additive Manufacturing Advances at Caterpillar

Stacey DelVecchio of Caterpillar describes how AM is moving forward within a large and established company. Today, there is tooling and aftermarket parts. Ultimately, the technology will empower engineers to realize parts and products “they never even dreamed possible.”

Sigma Labs Introduces PrintRite3D Inspect Software 2.0

The quality assurance software can help optimize additive manufacturing processes.