AM Conference Speaker: Methods 3D

Methods 3D relies on additive and traditional manufacturing techniques to combat the challenges associated with the postprocessing of 3D-printed parts. Learn more during a presentation at the Additive Manufacturing Conference in September.

Additive manufacturing (AM) enables users to design and create optimized parts without many of the compromises imposed by traditional manufacturing. However, AM is not without challenges of its own. Methods 3D, a subsidiary of Methods Machine Tools, is practicing Design for Additive Manufacturing (DFAM) techniques to combat the challenges associated with the postprocessing of AM parts prior to delivering an end-use product, including powder removal, surface finishing and more.

Benjamin Fisk, general manager of Methods 3D, will discuss how the company has used its knowledge of DFAM techniques, as well as its experience with both traditional and additive technologies, to explore AM applications within the machine tool industry. Fisk’s presentation takes place during the upcoming Additive Manufacturing Conference, co-located with IMTS 2016, at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 13 in room W375-B.

View the full agenda or register for the conference here. Already registered? Follow @LearnAdditive on Twitter for the latest updates, and use #IMTSadditive to connect with others during the event. 


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