6/1/2017

Additive Industries Adds Four Full-Field Lasers to MetalFab1

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Additive Industries has launched a four-laser version of the MetalFab1 system for the North American market.

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Additive Industries has launched a four-laser version of the MetalFab1 system for the North American market. The machine's build chamber and optical sets have been designed for full-field use of all four lasers, enabling the printing of large parts without stitching or being restricted to zones.

All lasers can be used on the full build plate and automatic laser-to-laser self-calibration ensures a tight alignment. The modular architecture enables users  to start with one or two lasers and add more lasers later. This design also creates redundancy; if one laser would be down the other lasers can still finish the full build job after an automatic reassignment of the lasers.

The full-field four-laser options is available for all MetalFab1 configurations, from the Process & Application Development Tool to the full-scale production versions.


 

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