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Pairing Additive Manufacturing with Topology Optimization for Diesel Engine Support Redesign
Topology optimization tends to increase geometric complexity. This isn't a challenge for additive manufacturing.
Reducing the Weight of a Robot Actuator
A metal additive manufacturing process reduced the weight of a hydraulic actuator, leading to a better performing component.
Hybrid Additive Manufacturing Machine Steps up in Size
The bigger size of this combination milling/laser-metal-sintering machine could enable it to enter new markets.
SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Additive Manufacturing
When it comes to additive manufacturing there has been increased interest and use of several additive technologies, such as laser cusing of steel, hybrid additive machines, 3-D printing of plastic parts and conformal cooling. Here is a snapshot of ...
Consolidated Clamping Assembly Made with Additive Manufacturing
Metal additive manufacturing made it possible to condense a three-part clamping assembly into a single piece.
Manufacturing News of Note: December 2016
The U.S. Department of Labor chooses NIMS to develop more apprenticeships, Siemens and Stratasys form a partnership to promote additive manufacturing, and other industry news.
Can Additive Manufacturing Increase Milling Feed Rates?
With PCD tooling, yes it can. The diamond cutting edges demand a large number of flutes to realize their full effectiveness. Traditional methods for making cutter bodies limit the number of flutes, but 3D printing is delivering tools with higher flu...
Webinar: Additive Manufacturing Needs Machining—How Should They Work Together?
Register for the free webinar November 30 at 2 p.m. EST by the Consortium for Advanced Hybrid Manufacturing—Integrating Technologies (CAM-IT).
Additive Manufacturing November Issue Highlights AM2016
Read the digital edition for insights from the 2016 Additive Manufacturing Conference and more.
Manufacturing News of Note: November 2016
A Brazilian student wins an advanced materials contest, Local Motors launches an SaaS division, Airbus certifies an additive material from Stratasys and other industry news.