3D Printers, Software, Materials and Related Equipment

Technical University of Munich, Oerlikon, GE Additive and Linde to Establish AM Cluster in Bavaria

The initiative aims to accelerate the broad use of additive manufacturing (AM) in various industries through integrated research and development initiatives.

The cluster underlines Bavaria’s reputation as a leading location for technology innovation.

The new Additive Manufacturing Institute is aimed at cross-disciplinary AM research.

Rize, Dassault Systèmes Partner to Accelerate Adoption of Additive Manufacturing

Rize Inc. and Dassault Systèmes have announced that they will partner to offer North American customers support a diverse set of applications and services to design and manufacture additively manufactured prototypes and parts.

High-Power UV-LED Illuminators Aid 3D Printing

Innovations in Optics Inc. can pair high-power UV-LED Illuminators with precision driver/controllers for Digital Light Processing (DLP) applications in 3D printing and maskless photolithography.

HyperMill CAM Software Supports Additive Processes

Open Mind Technologies AG now offers an additive manufacturing capability option in HyperMill CAM software to support 3D printing/additive processes.

AM 101: NanoParticle Jetting (NPJ)

The proprietary process from XJet builds ceramic and metal parts using nanoparticle suspensions. Learn how NPJ works in this introductory article, part of our AM 101 series.

DMG MORI's Lasertec 125 3D Hybrid

DMG MORI’s Lasertec 125 3D hybrid is designed for parts measuring up to ø 1,250 x 745 mm and a workpiece weight of up to 2,000 kg.

6K's Onyx In718 Metal Powder Created from Sustainable Sources

6K’s Onyx In718 premium nickel alloy metal powder is said to be derived from certified chemistry sustainable sources.

"Stereolithography for Metals" Produces Detailed Parts

Lithography-based Metal Manufacturing (LMM), a new technique developed by Incus uses a curing process based on stereolithography to build green metal parts with photopolymer. 

Desktop Metal Expands Metal Portfolio with Chromoly Steel

Desktop Metal expands its metal portfolio with the launch of 4140 Chromoly steel for industrial applications. Studio System users will now be able to 3D print couplings, connecting rods, pump shafts, pinions, worm gears and more.

Ermaksan Offers Increased Productivity with Metal AM System

Ermaksan’s Enavision Modular Dual Laser technology and 3D metal AM machine is said to increase the production rate and capacity as well as productivity.

Volkmann’s PowTrexi Enables Safe Metal Powder Transfer

Volkmann’s PowTrexi closed loop system is designed specifically to eliminate waste of costly metal powders and avoid risks when handling metal powders or toxic materials in inert operating conditions.

FelixPrinters Balances Form and Function in Offerings

FelixPrinters’ Pro L and XL machines are said to offer easily installation within a manufacturing setting, and both come with a range of automated and intelligent features that remove many of the tedious and time-consuming hurdles often associated with AM and speed up the overall process.