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Additive Manufacturing Systems

The process of joining materials to make parts from 3D model data, usually layer upon layer, using digital manufacturing technologies that include powder bed fusion, binder jetting (3D printing), material jetting, sheet lamination, material extrusion, directed energy deposition, and VAT polymerization.

Forward in 3D: Rise Above Challenges in 3D Metal Printing

3D printing, 3D metal printing, Yaskawa America, Yaskawa Motoman, Motoman Robotics, Yaskawa Drives & Motion, hybrid additive/subtractive method

Servo motors and robots are transforming additive applications. Learn the latest tips and applications when implementing robotic automation and advanced motion control for additive and subtractive manufacturing, as well as what’s next: think hybrid additive/subtractive methods.

Additive Manufacturing Systems: Articles

Measure Twice, Weld Once

Velo3D, metal additive manufacturing, metal 3D printing, calibration

Pre-build calibration is critical to part quality for metal additive manufacturing, and the process is easier than ever.

Pre-build calibration is critical to part quality for metal additive manufacturing, and...

We’re Closer Than Ever to First-Time-Right 3D Metal Printing

Siemens Digital Industries Software’s AM Build Optimizer

In its drive to develop an end-to-end solution for additive manufacturing, Siemens Digital Industries Software offers tools that simulate the printing process at various levels. To minimize the expensive quality-refinement process, modules identify and correct areas of malformation and shrinkage.

In its drive to develop an end-to-end solution for additive manufacturing, Siemens...

How to Minimize Post-Processing Headaches for 3D-Printed Parts

BelAir Finishing Supply

Although 3D metal printing is becoming more popular, finishing remains a challenging and arduous task. Understanding how post-processing works and how to measure results will help you optimize this crucial step.

Although 3D metal printing is becoming more popular, finishing remains a challenging...

Post-Processing: The Achilles Heel of Additive Manufacturing

Surface finishing and other post-processing requirements for AM production applications can run up to 60 percent of the total cost per finished part. Here’s how more capable and connected systems can simplify the overall process chain, provide economically viable parts and improve operational sustainability, cost, and timeliness.

Surface finishing and other post-processing requirements for AM production applications can run...
Additive Manufacturing Systems: Products

Robot Ready for Harsh and Cleanroom Applications

ABB IRN 1300

The IRB 1300 industrial robot from ABB features IP67, Foundry Plus 2 and cleanroom ISO 4 versions. It performs a range of tasks that includes material handling, machine tending, polishing, assembly and testing.

The IRB 1300 industrial robot from ABB features IP67, Foundry Plus 2...

New AM Alloy Swings Open 3D Options for Turbines and More

EOS NickelAlloy IN939

EOS NickelAlloy IN939 from German 3D metals printer company, EOS, combines high-temperature strength – at over 1500 degrees F – with crack and corrosion resistance. Its potential ranges from industrial gas turbine and microturbine parts to turbochargers, power industry parts and other extreme-conditions applications.

EOS NickelAlloy IN939 from German 3D metals printer company, EOS, combines high-temperature...

Change 3D Metal Printer’s Deposition Head While Printing, Coating

Chiron AM Cube

Chiron Group’s flexible additive manufacturing machine – the Chiron AM Cube ­– is designed with laser metal deposition technology to work efficiently in the mechanical engineering, tool manufacturing, energy production, and aerospace sectors. Its three deposition heads can perform different functions on a single workpiece.

Chiron Group’s flexible additive manufacturing machine – the Chiron AM Cube ­–...
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