The idea behind combining the two methods is to manufacture the shell of the tool insert using SLM to serve as a casting mold, which is then filled with gray cast iron or highly thermal conductive copper.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will hold its Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, 5–9 January at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, Kissimmee, Florida.
The awards mark the third round of funding made through the National Robotics Initiative (NRI), a multi-agency program launched in September 2012 as part of the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Initiative.
The ProX 800 SLA production printer is immediately available and will be on display at EuroMold 2014 in Frankfurt, Germany from November 25-28, 2014, at the Messe Frankfurt in booths D69 and F90 in hall 11.
The challenge focuses on bringing art closer to home, so all designs that explore the ways people can artsy up their living space will be accepted: think furniture, wall art, sculpture, product design or home decor.
Chris Morgan will assume responsibility for Stratasys’ global marketing activities, including developing strategy and building a global team that will support the company’s worldwide expansion and rapid growth.
The $150,000 grant will be used to explore new approaches to improve the treatment of infections related to artificial hips, knees and other implanted devices through 3D printed poly-ether-ketone-ketone (PEKK).
D2P Shows exclusively feature exhibiting job shops and contract manufacturers with manufacturing operations in the United States. Companies that do not have facilities in the U.S. are not permitted to exhibit.
Michael Maher of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will deliver a keynote speech on the potential of flexible manufacturing for aerospace at the 2015 AeroDef Manufacturing Conference.