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Importance of Intellectual Property Protection for 3D Printing

Oct. 1, 2017 by Vishal Singh

3D printing is emerging as one of the most influential technologies in the 21st century. Having already left its mark in aerospace, pharmaceuticals, and orthopedics, advancement of the technology isn't showing any signs of slowing down...read more »

8 Reasons Why 3D Printing For Aerospace Makes Sense

Sept. 5, 2017 by Shane Michael Fox

At first, 3D printing was perceived only as a niche product for building figures and designing mock-versions of actual items. Originally, its implications were simple, and the complexity of the items it could produce...read more »

Why Use 3D Printing With Orthopedics?

August 24, 2017 by Shane Michael Fox

To most people, 3D printing and orthopedics sound like two completely different industries—but that's been quickly changing in the past decade. Initially, 3D printing was viewed for only one aspect of its capabilities...read more »

Electron Beam Melting vs. Direct Metal Laser Sintering

July 16, 2017 by Christian Rice

What process should a biomedical corporation use to create a titanium hip stem implant? What about an aeronautics company producing a fuel nozzle? This question is mega...read more »

How to Apply Inconel 718 to your Additively Made Aerospace Applications

June 27, 2017 by Shane Michael Fox

Old style manufacturing methods present a challenge when Inconel 718 is applied to the manufacturing process. Teams often have to trade up on the excellent material properties...read more »

What is Distributed Manufacturing?

June 20, 2017 by Renaud Vasseur

Over the last year or two, the phrase Distributed Manufacturing has become commonplace within the additive manufacturing space due to the growth of the industry and the need...read more »