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3D Printing Viability Determination

Automation World

Awareness of 3D printing’s use beyond prototypes is becoming more well known. But how do you know if a part or product should be 3D printed or produced via traditional methods?

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Does 3D printing reduce carbon footprint? Study says yes

Design World

Essentium announced findings from independent research showcasing the positive impact of 3D printing on reducing carbon emissions. The research, commissioned by Essentium, reveals that 94% of manufacturers are actively engaged in initiatives to […] The post Does 3D printing reduce carbon footprint?

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How wear-resistant polymers unlock 3D printing design and production

Design World

The materials available for additive manufacturing didn’t have adequate […] The post How wear-resistant polymers unlock 3D printing design and production appeared first on Design World.

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BMW Uses 3D Printing to Manufacture Powertrain Components

Automation World

ExOne’s Exerial binder jet 3D printing systems are used for high-speed, accurate creation of sand cores that are filled with molten aluminum to manufacture engine parts for BMW’s M3 and M4 models.

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BMW Uses 3D Printing to Manufacturer Powertrain Components

Automation World

ExOne’s Exerial binder jet 3D printing systems are used for high-speed, accurate creation of sand cores that are filled with molten aluminum to manufacture engine parts for BMW’s M3 and M4 models.

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Accurately Simulating 3D Printed Structure Topology

Metrology

The post Accurately Simulating 3D Printed Structure Topology appeared first on Metrology and Quality News - Online Magazine. An accurate digital twin can be generated, allowing for precise design decisions to be made, by creating updated Nastran/Abaqus models.

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New medical 3D-printing facility brings custom implants closer to US patients

Design World

Materialise is opening a new 3D printing facility in Plymouth, Michigan, to accelerate the delivery of custom medical implants to U.S. At the new […] The post New medical 3D-printing facility brings custom implants closer to US patients appeared first on Design World.