Materials

Sabic's Lexan EXL Filament Offers High Toughness, Strength

The Lexan EXL AMHI240F filament offers high impact performance and is compatible with Stratasys Fortus 3D printers. 

How One Device Inspects Both Parts and Powder in Metal AM

A scanning electron microscope analyzes the shape and composition of grains of powder as well as inclusions and voids in the part’s surface.

Form Ceram Offers Ceramic 3D Printing Services

The lithography-based ceramic manufacturing process enables 3D printing of solid, smooth ceramic parts. 

Advanced Materials for Defense Summit Addresses Military Manufacturing

The July summit focuses on the strategic use of materials and manufacturing processes for Department of Defense logistics operations. 

Aeromet, Partners Awarded Funding to Develop AM Metal Powder

An industry-led program awarded the group of companies funding to optimize A20X aluminum powder for use in additive manufacturing of aerospace parts.

DSM Partners with Ultimaker

The recently formed DSM Additive Manufacturing business unit is joining Ultimaker's alliance program. 

Henkel Introduces Additive Manufacturing Materials

Henkel Adhesive Technologies accelerates commercializing tailor-made materials and offers comprehensive services for 3D Printing solutions.

Atlas 3D's Sunata AM Software Automates Orientation

The software has also been tested with QuesTek’s Ferrium C64 metal powder.

Impressions of Rapid + TCT 2018

Exhibitors offering additive technologies to challenge conventional production was a striking development this year, though some of those technologies are not yet obtainable.

Oerlikon, Boeing Partner to Standardize Metal AM

The collaboration is intended to create standard practices and materials for producing AM parts for the aerospace industry.

Printing End-Use Parts from High-Performance Ceramics

The lithography-based ceramic manufacturing (LCM) process allows the cost-effective production of ceramic parts even for a batch size of one.

BigRep, BASF Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement

The large-format 3D printing technology provider and the global chemical company will work together to develop materials and printers for industrial customers.