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Mold Cooling Options

A look at three options for integrating conformal cooling into a core or cavity with an emphasis on vacuum brazing.


One Door Closes, Two More Open

The money from the sale of the AM portion of VistaTek’s business allowed the company to add equipment—and employees.


Enhancing Product Quality via Conformal Cooling Design

A look at two cases demonstrating the value of CAE software at the pre-tooling stage.


Everyday AM

It’s not just for prototyping. Additive manufacturing can help with the manufacturing side of your business as well.


Medical Benefits

Part examples from an established manufacturer of medical implants and instruments illustrate the expanded engineering possibilities that additive manufacturing is making possible.


Additive Manufacturing in the Job Shop

This small shop invested in production 3D printing in part because its owner expects other manufacturers to make the same move. He wanted a head start.


Baklund: Lessons About Additive

Make extras. Make the part before even winning the job. Additive manufacturing encourages atypical strategies such as these.


Youngstown Congressman on the Skills Gap and Additive Manufacturing

Rep. Tim Ryan describes the challenge of attracting manufacturing’s next generation, as well as the promise of the technology that this generation is likely to put to use.


Blowing by the Competition with LMD

One shop’s evolution from conventional to additive manufacturing involves using laser metal deposition in blow mold manufacture.


How Additive Manufacturing is Like CNC Machining (and How It's Very Different)

A leading machining business applies the skill of a toolmaker to using additive manufacturing effectively. The manufacturer shares application examples, as well as thoughts on the challenge and promise of this technology.


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