Variability of Additive Manufacturing Processes Part One

Variability of Additive Manufacturing Processes Part One

While additive manufacturing (AM) has historically been used for rapid prototyping, the field has greatly advanced, drawing AM into manufacturing and production of end-use products. For use as a manufacturing solution, an AM process must produce repeatable results for...
3D Printing & the Circular Economy Part 1

3D Printing & the Circular Economy Part 1

Circular vs Linear Economy A circular economy is an economic system aimed at minimizing waste and making the most of resources. In a circular system resource input and waste, emissions, and energy leakage are minimized by slowing, closing, and narrowing energy and...
moi: redefining manufacturing by 3D printing composites

moi: redefining manufacturing by 3D printing composites

Composites manufacturing is a form of additive manufacturing that enables more structural efficiency for the finished part. Instead of creating a part layer by layer on a flat surface as you would with a 3D printer , this method manufactures in the Z direction too,...