metal 3d printing

Cybaman Announces New Additive and Subtractive Digital Manufacturing Platform for Metal

EuroMold — to be held this year at the Frankfurt Exhibition Centre on November 25-28 — promises to be packed full of major additive manufacturing announcements and revelations. Earlier this week we…

Barnacules Tests the Various Polishing Methods of colorFabb’s bronzefill by 3D Printing Metal ‘Bitcoins’

Time and time again, we have stressed how important the materials sub-market is to the entire 3D printing industry as a whole. The ability to print with a variety of materials…

Weld3D Advancing Affordable Steel & Metal Alloy 3D Printing

It’s really incredible how quickly 3D printing has progressed in the last few years. Most of this progress has been with the use of thermoplastics via fused filament technology, as…

ORNL’s EBM Discovery ‘Potentially the Most Important Development in Metal Additive Manufacturing’ to Date

Every day, hundreds of end-use metal parts are being produced around the globe by means of additive manufacturing technologies. Materials which are lighter, cheaper, and more capable of standing up to a…

Chinese Researchers Examine Progress of Laser Solid Forming (LSF) 3D Printing Technology

“Additive manufacturing technologies have a global reach that is impacting the manufacturing landscape worldwide, and it is critical that both technology developers and users across the planet keep abreast of…

Lolo & Galago to Apply Direct Metal 3D Printing for Luxury Jewelry Collection

3D printing with direct application of metal seems like common sense now that Lolo & Galago, fine jewelers, are on the precipice of doing so. Common sense aside though, we…

Chinese Scientists Use New Liquid Phase 3D Metal Printing Method To Print Quickly and Reliably

The technology of 3D printing in metal has so far been thought of as rather arduous and limiting because it takes a long time, can only be performed using metal…

3D Systems Acquires Metal 3D Printing Company LayerWise

Earlier this morning, we did a story about Arcam, one of the leaders within the metal additive manufacturing space, who announced their acquisition of DiSota Technologies. The acquisition should allow…

Philips Brand, Smit Röntgen Revolutionizes the Metal Additive Manufacturing Industry by 3D Printing Pure Tungsten Parts

The industry predominantly uses metal additive manufacturing for prototyping or the production of small quantities. Smit Röntgen opens doors for large volume industrial manufacturing of 3D printed pure Tungsten parts….

Manufacturing Breakthrough Allows for 3D Printing of Several Different Metals Within One Print

It’s simply amazing how quickly additive manufacturing technology has been progressing. Just a few years ago, laser sintering of metals within the manufacturing industry was a process used by only…

VDK6000, Incredible 6-axis Metal 3D Printer, Milling Machine, Laser Scanner Unveiled

If you are into science fiction like I am, then you probably have read your share of futuristic novels, novels which envision a future, not too far from now where…

MatterFab Reveals Their Affordable Metal 3D Printer, ‘An Order of Magnitude Cheaper’

Metal 3D printing is the Holy Grail of additive manufacturing. Unlike with other materials that can be printed, metal enables manufacturers to create end-use objects via 3D printing, objects which oftentimes…

ExOne Introduce New Nickel-based Inconel(R) Alloy 625 For 3D Metal Printers

Last month I attended the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo. This was my first year in attendance. I was interested in how quickly the market was growing, so I…