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Two design engineers reviewing parts made on the Stratasys J55 printer.

Stratasys moving beyond tooling

October 27, 2020
Rich, General Motors recently invested in 17 production-grade FDM printers, intending to use them for 3D-printed tooling. The term “tooling” is quite broad, however. Can you share details about what types of tooling GM and others are 3D printing, and why?
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media

Case Study - How AM (3D Printing) Can Accelerate & Advance Your Design

October 26, 2020
In this podcast, Bruce Morey, Senior Technical Editor for Manufacturing Engineering Magazine discusses with Carl Dekker President of Met-L-Flo, Inc. on how to embrace Additive Manufacturing. This will cover the costs of equipment, personnel, and incidentals. Also discussed will be the design considerations that make AM excel.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Eaton Begins Metal 3D Printing Program

Eaton Begins Metal 3D Printing Program

October 21, 2020
Power management company Eaton said its Vehicle Group is implementing a new 3D metal printing program as a part of its Industry 4.0 strategy to reduce development time and improve efficiency.
By Eaton Corp. Press Release
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EOS, Texas A&M to Partner on AM Program

October 20, 2020
EOS said it has partnered with Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station to provide a professional development program in the field of industrial 3D printing.
By EOS Press Release
A part made with ESTANE 3D TPU M95A thermoplastic polyurethane powder.

More to Choose From in 3D Printing

October 20, 2020
From Copper to Filaments, engineers are developing new materials for 3D printing, advancing its practical use. In February, Markforged, Watertown, Mass., commercialized a pure copper filament for its printers so they can use this hard-to-machine metal.
Ilene Wolff
By Ilene Wolff Contributing Editor, SME Media
Four Digital Manufacturing Trends Strengthen Industrial Markets

Four Digital Manufacturing Trends Strengthen Industrial Markets

October 15, 2020
Digital manufacturing—industrial 3D printing in particular—has catalyzed world-changing ideas since its inception. This year, however, the technology proved invaluable, moving at warp-speed in the face of unprecedented challenges when the world was overtaken by a fast-spreading virus.
By Ramon Pastor General Manager, HP 3D Printing & Digital Manufacturing, HP Inc.
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