Tag: AM

Process, Production

Optomec and Acme Manufacturing Showcase the Industry’s First Fully Automated Work Cell for the Additive Repair of Turbine Parts

September 9, 2022

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Optomec Inc., a leader in 3D metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions and Acme Manufacturing, the global leader of robotic material removal systems, will showcase an industry first, fully automated work cell initially optimized for repairing aviation compressor blades made of […]

Process, R & D

Additive Manufacturing – New Frontiers for Production & Validation

February 3, 2022

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Over the last few decades, additive manufacturing (AM) / 3D printing has fundamentally changed the way that manufacturers approach product development. Industry is now almost universally aware of the term rapid prototyping, using AM to convert 3D CAD data into […]

Process, R & D

Additive Manufacturing for Production: Benchmarking Against Traditional Alternatives

April 7, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

As additive manufacturing (AM) / 3D printing continues to evolve, many of the pre-conceptions concerning its usefulness as a production technology for plastic parts and components need to be revisited. Now an established technology set, with a 30-year plus pedigree […]