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ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING is Modern Machine Shop’s sister magazine devoted to the use of 3D printing technology to manufacture functional parts. To learn more about the promise and the challenges of making end-use components and production tooling through additive manufacturing, visit the AM website.

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Webinar: How to Meet the Skilled Labor Demands of Additive Manufacturing


The additive manufacturing workforce is an overlooked component of succeeding with AM. Register for the February 18 webinar by Chris Krampitz of UL.

3D Printing Aids Setup at Caterpillar


Lightweight 3D-printed models have helped the heavy equipment manufacturer save time and money.

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Additive Manufacturing’s Assist to ID Grinding


By addressing a long-standing coolant-delivery problem, an additively grown nozzle enhanced the effectiveness of ID grinding in a complementary role.

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Methods Event Debuts Additive Manufacturing Offerings


The company’s investments around its partnership with 3D Systems will help smaller manufacturers succeed with additive.



Webinar: How to Meet the Skilled Labor Demands of Additive Manufacturing

By: Modern Machine Shop
The additive manufacturing workforce is an overlooked component of succeeding with AM. Register for the February 18 webinar by Chris Krampitz of UL.

SPE, UL Announce Additive Manufacturing Training

By: MoldMaking Technology
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and UL, the global safety science company, will offer UL’s additive manufacturing (AM) training program to SPE members.

A Focus on Technology, Not Just Machines

By: Christina M. Fuges
Beneath the sun and mountains of Pfronten, Germany, sits a 79,000 square-foot facility focused on technology, not just machines. And last week it was the site for DMG MORI’s annual Open House where 88 high-tech machines, six world premieres and an industry outlook were presented to visitors from around the globe, including me. Here I want to share a few of the highlights that just may be of interest to you.

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Announces Keynote Speakers for 2016 AMUG Conference

By: MoldMaking Technology
Paul Litchfield, Jason Lopes and Todd Grimm will inform, inspire and excite attendees with their discussions of additive manufacturing applications, trends and technologies at the 2016 AMUG Conference.

Moldmaker Speeds Production with 3D-Printed Fixtures

By: Stephanie Hendrixson
A 3D printer helps this mold manufacturer save time and money in making custom fixturing.


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