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Additive Manufacturing vs Traditional Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing vs Traditional Manufacturing

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              Infinite Innovations with Additive Manufacturing Additive manufacturing offers several benefits over traditional manufacturing. With additive manufacturing, you will: Save Time By utilizing additive manufacturing, you can get to market quicker by avoiding wasting valuable time waiting for retooling. If reworking the design is necessary, adjustments can simply be…

STEM Careers in Additive Manufacturing | ProtoCAM

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Additive manufacturing and 3D printing offer a variety of careers for people who are involved in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education

3D Printed Sporting Goods with Additive Manufacturing | ProtoCAM

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With additive manufacturing you can create 3D printed sporting goods with custom design to increase performance and help to prevent injuries

Bead Blasting in Additive Manufacturing

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The finishing process an area that sets one additive manufacturing company apart and bead blasting is a very effective method in removing the traces of the building process

Additive Manufacturing and Urethane Casting for Consumer Goods

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Read about the success one company had in creating a working prototype for a consumer good that was later moved into mass production with help from ProtoCAM

The Advantages of Additive Manufacturing to Injection Molders

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The Symbiosis Between Injection Molding and Additive Manufacturing If you’re planning to create injection molded parts, consider working with a manufacturing partner who offers both injection molding (IM) and additive manufacturing (AM). You might find this combination at a single company, or through two companies working closely together. When injection molders and additive manufacturers work…

Rapid Development of Medical Devices

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How Additive Manufacturing Suits Any Type of Medical Device Additive manufacturing is the ideal way to create medical products. A variety of production processes allow you to design parts with internal tubes, channels, curves, and other features that are impossible to create with traditional machining or molding. Additive manufacturing makes it easy to create complex…

Additive Manufacturing Process Question and Answer

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Additive Manufacturing 101: Common Questions It’s time to take the mystery out of additive manufacturing. Here are the answers to a few common questions about the industry and where it’s going. Here’s a little Q&A interview with Bob Holbrook, Sales and Marketing Manager. Are any well-known commercial products made with additive manufacturing? Thousands of products…

Additive Manufacturing Post Processing

Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing What is post-processing? Post-processing is an essential stage of additive manufacturing. It’s the last step in the manufacturing process, where parts receive finishing touches such as smoothing and painting. Why is post-processing important? Post-processing improves the quality of parts and ensures that they meet their design specifications. The finishing process can enhance…

Guideline for Additive Manufacturing Success

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Guide to Additive Manufacturing — Layering to Post Processing Part 1: The Basics Introduction: What is AM? Additive manufacturing (AM) creates objects by adding material together, bit by bit, until completion. Think of how a house of bricks is built—additive manufacturing builds objects in a similar way, starting with very small pieces of material and…