Video: What is Additive Manufacturing?
What is additive manufacturing's role? What sort of parts are made through additive manufacturing? And will this process replace machinining? Peter Zelinski responds to these and other questions
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A company founded on the principle of individualized manufacturing puts AM to work right out front, in its retail lobby.
Additive manufacturing is not as easy as just hitting “print.” Like any manufacturing process, it demands attention to considerations that are characteristic of this process alone. Researchers describe some of the areas of attention that go into successfully producing functional additive parts.
A complex component that improves bike design and simplifies assembly is manufactured economically at low volumes via additive manufacturing.
JIMTOF Report: Machining Added to Additive
Support structures are produced through FDM in plastic material as strong as aluminum. Internal complexity is part of the reason for producing the parts through 3D printing.