Desktop Metal Releases Corrosion-Resistant Stainless Steel
Desktop Metal’s 316L stainless steel, developed for the Studio System metal 3D printing system, offers corrosion resistance at extreme temperatures.
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According to the company, the addition of 316L stainless steel enables engineers to 3D print metal parts for a variety of applications and iterate quickly on 316L prototypes. It is also said to aid in cost-effective production of end-use parts.
316L joins 17-4 PH stainless steel in the Studio System’s materials library. With more than 30 materials in development, Desktop Metal says it plans to introduce additional core metals to its portfolio throughout 2019, including tool steels, superalloys and copper.
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