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Posted on September 6th, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
Instead of overcoming lengthy resupply trips for deep space exploration, NASA plans to eliminate them through recycling, reusing, and 3D printing. Continue reading “NASA Closing In On Emailing Hardware to Space” »
Posted on August 23rd, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & ApplicationsSupply chains can make or break a company, but supply lines can win or lose a war and have untold costs in human lives. The U.S. Marines are testing advanced in situ manufacturing technology to manufacture spare parts in theater, getting them back to the fight faster. Continue reading “Marines Assess Battlefield Additive Manufacturing” »
Posted on August 9th, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & ApplicationsAdditive manufacturing is certainly bending down the cost and time curve for part production. Can it do the same for production of tooling used in traditional manufacturing techniques? Continue reading “Bigger Bucks for Additive Manufacturing in the Stuff That Makes the Stuff” »
Posted on August 4th, 2017 by Achuth Rao in New Materials & Applications
3D printing or additive manufacturing has come a long way in becoming a main stream production process for industrial scale applications. 3D printing has been used to make complex shapes and light weight products made from polymers or metals Continue reading “Digital Light Synthesis: Bringing Chemistry to the World of Manufacturing” »