Metal AM

Farsoon FS421M's Rail System Quickly Exchanges Build Plates

Rapid 2018: Farsoon Technologies’ FS421M continuous additive manufacturing system (CAMS) is designed to be an entrant into continuous AM metal production, enabling open material choices and platform configurations.

End-to-End Additive Manufacturing at Slice Mfg. Studios

The Akron-based company aims to control and perfect the additive manufacturing of medical devices, from raw material all the way through shipping.

Linear Comes Full Circle

The relaunched company will focus on metal 3D printing of mold inserts with conformal cooling. The timing is great, because some high-volume molders have just finished proving that this solution works.

Sodick's OPM250L Supports Simultaneous 3D Printing of Multiple Parts

Rapid 2018: Parallel mode technology enables the OPM250L metal 3D printer to sinter multiple parts at once with a single laser. 

DMG MORI Prepares for New Additive Debut in the United States

While the 2018 DMG MORI open house in Pfronten, Germany, did not feature any world premieres in the additive space, all signs point to the Lasertec 30 SLM hitting the U.S. market soon.

Russell AMPro Sieve Station Aids Powder Recovery

The sieving station helps to ensure the quality of powders used in additive manufacturing (AM). 

America Makes Opens Enrollment for First ACADEMI Course

The five-day training experience led by America Makes members will focus on design for metal additive manufacturing.

Spee3D Metal 3D Printer Offers Supersonic 3D Deposition

A rocket nozzle accelerates air up to three times the speed of sound, delivering high-density 3D-printed metal parts.

Stratasys Announces Metal Additive Manufacturing Platform

The platform has been developed to support short-run manufacturing applications.

CECIMO and EPMA Sign Partnership Agreement

The two associations will coordinate and share information on advocacy activities to support additive manufacturing in Europe.

ExOne Releases Innovent+ with Increased Powder Handling Capabilities

Rapid 2018: ExOne showcases the Innovent+ as well as expanded dust management options for both it and the original Innovent.

3D-Printed Parts Said to Outperform 17-4 PH Stainless Steel

Cylinders 3D-printed by ITAMCO from EOS 17-4 PH powder were found to have higher tensile strength than raw material 17-4 PH that had been heat treated.