Harnessing disruption — achieving optimal outcomes in precision molding

AU Manufacturing

AM in its many guises (rapid prototyping, 3D printing) has been with us as a technology for over three decades. Well, AM is quite unique in that over that 30 years, it has completed one adoption cycle and become a mature and ingrained technology in the area of industrial prototyping.

Simplified Prototyping: OpenPLC on an Arduino-Compatible Project Kit

Control.com

Learn how to rapidly prototype an Arduino-compatible PLC automation circuit without using wires. This hands-on project will illustrate this PLC prototyping concept utilizing the Freenove Projects Kit board

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Quickparts Acquires Xcentric Mold & Engineering to Expand Digital Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

Headquartered in Clinton Township, Michigan and founded in 1996, Xcentric provides a wide breadth of quick-turn digital injection molding and CNC solutions, from rapid prototyping to product creation at scale.

NGen launches $50M AI in manufacturing challenge

Canadian Manufacturing

Rapid prototyping and testing of materials, products, and processes. Wikimedia Commons.

The Rapid Response Cell Works

DSIMN

also offer a service called rapid prototyping. Rapid Prototyping is a fast-fabricating process that utilizes CAD design professionals along with high-speed CNC Machining or metal fabrication equipment to build a physical product quickly.

3D Printing — so what?

AU Manufacturing

3D printing, additive manufacturing, (and for those long enough in the tooth) rapid prototyping has been around in one form or another for 30 plus years. For the first 20 years, it disrupted in the area of prototyping (hence rapid prototyping).

Autonomous Manufacturing: AMFG Receives $8.5 Million in Funding Led by Intel Capital

Additive Manufacturing

In particular, 3D printing technologies are rapidly permeating the manufacturing scene. AUSTIN, Texas/November 18, 2022 — AMFG Corp. has secured $8.5M in funding led by Intel Capital to further catapult their spot in the new age of industrial transformation.

Tapmaster launches stainless-steel 3D printing division in Calgary

Canadian Manufacturing

CALGARY — Tapmaster Incorporated has launched a new division under SumMetal Printing to provide rapid prototyping and short-run production to Albertan businesses and entrepreneurs. SumMetal uses a combination of HAAS CNC Milling and Lathe capability to get a variety of prototypes in production. Tapmaster says it owns the only Desktop Metal Shop System printing in 316L stainless steel for direct contract use in Canada.

Stem cell therapy could become cheaper and widely available

Manufacturer's Monthly

While this world-first system is currently at the prototype stage, we are working closely with biotechnology companies to commercialise the technology.

Make on-demand manufacturing easier and faster with RapidDirect

MEM

All these reasons account for why on-demand manufacturing is now in demand, and it is the best method for creating custom parts, prototyping, and little order. RapidDirect deliver test prototypes with cheaper materials to prevent you from spending too much in the initial stages.

TriTech Titanium Parts Matches Production Technology to the Part

Additive Manufacturing

” TriTech’s broad manufacturing solutions can be used for both small batch and large volume requirements for titanium parts production, as well as rapid prototyping, to expedite product development and component testing as well as design and production decisions.

Prototek Acquires Prototype Solutions Group

Additive Manufacturing

August 3, 2022 — Prototek has acquired Prototype Solutions Group (PSG) , a provider of quick-turn prototyping in CNC, additive and cast manufacturing located in northern Wisconsin. The post Prototek Acquires Prototype Solutions Group appeared first on Additive Manufacturing (AM).

Streamlined control system and hardware design

Manufacturer's Monthly

They possess the resources to facilitate design concepts, CAD modelling, fabrication, and rapid prototyping using large-scale 3D printers. Based in Rivervale, Western Australia, Nonlinear Solutions is an industrial automation, robotics, and engineering company catering to Industry 4.0

Realising The Potential Of Additive Manufacturing

MEM

Under the direction of founder and MD Kevin Lambourne, former head of Rapid Prototyping at Redbull Racing, the company possesses a highly skilled team who are able to offer advice for material selection and mechanical design to get the most out of additive manufactured technology.

Smith Metal Products Receives Federal Firearms License

Fabricating & Metal Work

Smith also provides rapid prototyping and a complete array of value-added services including plating, laser welding, heat treatment, surface finishing and polishing, assembly, final pack out and more.

GridRaster Uses the Metaverse to Build High Tech Prototypes and Finished Products

21st Century Tech

The software’s XR capability allows for rapid prototyping throughout the design and engineering phases of new product development.

Wearable Medical Devices and 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

Three expert panelists delivered views and tips on overcoming challenges in development, prototyping and production of a growing range of wearable medical devices.

Quickparts Acquires Xcentric Mold & Engineering

Mold Making Technology

Headquartered in Clinton Township, Michigan, and founded in 1996, Xcentric provides a wide breadth of quick-turn digital injection molding and CNC solutions, from rapid prototyping to product creation at scale. Photo Credit: Xcentric Mold & Engineering.

Divide By Zero Redefines Large Format 3D Printing With The Launch Of The All New AION NX 3D Printer

Dinesh Mishra

Developed under the “Make In India” campaign, AION NX has been developed by DBZ to address the challenges faced by the R&D and small volume manufacturing sectors who need to reduce prototyping and manufacturing lead times while ensuring the quality and finish of the component are up to standard.

NGen announces $50 million AI for Manufacturing funding challenge

Automation Mag

Rapid prototyping and testing of materials, products, and processes. Next Generation Manufacturing Canada (NGen) has announced an investment of up to $17.5 million for its AI for Manufacturing funding challenge.

Linear AMS Merges With Shapeways

Mold Making Technology

Its engineering staff is said to have extensive knowledge in molding solutions for prototype molding, low-volume production, full assembly, tryouts, R&D projects, and injection and compression molding equipment.

Nickel Alloy Inconel 625 Now Qualified on All Desktop Metal 3D Printing Systems

Fastener News Desk

based in Burlington, Massachusetts, is accelerating the transformation of manufacturing with an expansive portfolio of 3D printing solutions, from rapid prototyping to mass production.

Siemens and Desktop Metal join forces to accelerate sustainable Additive Manufacturing at scale

AU Manufacturing

based in Burlington, Massachusetts, is accelerating the transformation of manufacturing with an expansive portfolio of 3D printing solutions, from rapid prototyping to mass production. Media Release by Siemens. Siemens and Desktop Metal , Inc.,

Desktop Metal and Henkel Announce the Onboarding of Loctite Branded Formulations on the Xtreme 8k Machine

i4.0 today

based in Burlington, Massachusetts, is accelerating the transformation of manufacturing with an expansive portfolio of 3D printing solutions, from rapid prototyping to mass production.

How digital twins speed up the manufacturing process

Control Engineering

This technology has been revolutionary in producing parts for rapid prototyping. Manufacturing is going through a rapid digital transformation. Computer-aided design (CAD) has completely transformed the manufacturing process.

Realizing Industry 4.0

Cisco Smart Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing (or 3D Printing) to perform rapid prototyping, complex part manufacturing, and spare part creation. Written by Carlos Rojas, Global Industry Solutions Leader, Cisco Systems, Inc. What is Industry 4.0?

The case for mass finishing for mass AM parts and components

AU Manufacturing

When used as a prototyping technology, absolute adherence to tolerances and precise design intent is not always necessary, and a “good enough” approach can be taken. Article by Daniel Tweer, Managing Director, Rösler UK / AM Solutions.

What can be obtained from a Digital Twin

Smile Hub

Furthermore, thanks to rapid prototyping, by running the design in an operational context, errors in the prototype can be detected early.

Manufacturing In the Middle: Growth, Opportunity and New Challenges

Cisco Smart Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping. There is no one size fits all view when it comes to manufacturing. Large, advanced plants are using a plethora of advanced manufacturing processes, robots and data as a core part of their operations.