Additive Manufacturing Systems

Human Powered Submarine Team Produces 3D-Printed Propeller

Take a look at how metrology and 3D printing distributor Burton Precision applies 3D printing technology to solve a variety of CAD issues and challenges for producing a unique plastic propeller design for a human powered submarine.
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Metos is Sales Rep for ExOne in Eastern Europe

The independent sales rep of foundry, industrial and mechanical engineering now sells 3D printing equipment and services in the Czech Republic, Poland, and Slovakia.

EOS Joins Forces with plasma

The two companies are developing an online monitoring system to automate the quality of additive manufacturing systems.

Concept Laser Holds Topping Out Ceremony

The construction shell of Concept Laser’s new 3,500 sq m production facility in Lichtenfels.
In order to meet the growing demand for advanced generative laser melting technology, Concept Laser has expanded its production facility to increase its machine output and continue the company's “dynamic growth” in the U.S.

EOS Marks 25 Years

The new energy-efficient 17,000 m² Technology and Customer Center in Krailling can accommodate an additional 300 employees.
The company celebrates this accomplishment by moving into a new technology and customer center at its headquarters in Krailling, Germany.

GE Picks Auburn for $50 Million 3D Printing Operation

The facility, part of an 300,000 sq ft plant, will be the first of its kind to mass produce additive components for the jet propulsion industry and is expected to hire 300 people.

 

Additive Manufacturing Systems: Products

Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing: Bigger Is Better

The Oak Ridge Manufacturing Demonstration Facility and Cincinnati Incorporated are jointly developing the BAAM system. Cincinnati expects to have BAAM for sale before the end of the year to build thermoplastic parts many times faster than conventional additive manufacturing systems. (Photo courtesy of Cincinnati Incorporated)
The sky is the limit as partnerships between private manufacturers and scientific research laboratories expand the boundaries of size and accelerate the development of new industrial 3D printing systems that can create polymer parts up to 10 times larger than those currently producible.

Application-Oriented Laser Melting

Injection-molded-part-enabled design of the parallel and surface cooling in a mould insert, manufactured using the LaserCUSING process.(Click on photo to enlarge it)
The automatic sieving station continuously safeguards the powder quality and thus the component quality too.
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