The WBA Aachener Werkzeugbau Akademie GmbH and AddUp announce that they will introduce new manufacturing processes for metal 3d printing technologies, for toolmaking starting in 2022. For this purpose, a FormUp 350 New Gene- ration, a highly productive powder bed system from AddUp, will be installed at the WBA Demonstration Tool Shop early next year.
Maintaining the consistency and quality of hand-made titanium bicycle components isn't easy, it takes consummate skill, care and time. Angel Cycle Works challenged Optimus3D to provide a metal additive manufacturing (AM) solution that would produce a stem component in a small series quantity to a perfectly uniform quality standard.
Rotary Power, part of the British Engines Group, has invested over £3 million in an automated DMG Mori machining cell which has been installed at the company’s manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom
Traditionally, Smithstown offers a range of production methods, including milling, rotating, sanding and eroding. The aim was to expand the repertoire to include 3D printing and to set up an additive centre within a recently erected extension. By doing so, the company hopes to provide its medical technology customers with additive solutions, particularly within the R&D sector.
The productivity and creative benefits of adding 3D printing to almost any model-making business are clear, but the cost and complexity of the process can often be a barrier. By Jordi Drieman, 3D Application Specialist, Mimaki Europe.
Fluence, a femtosecond laser manufacturer with unique all-fiber technology for material processing, life science, and scientific applications, is pleased to introduce the Fluence Ultrafast Laser Application Laboratory (ULAL), a new facility in Wrocław, Poland. The laboratory is equipped with a top-class, high-precision automated micromachining station based on high-power femtosecond lasers.
Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has revealed new developments that advance the application of Directed Energy Deposition (DED) technologies to industrial applications, including collaborations with printer manufacturers pro-beam, Sciaky, DM3D, Gefertec and Meltio.