Backus, chief scientific officer at Boulder, CO-based KM Labs, Inc.,
and his 11-yr.-old son enjoy playing car-racing video games so much that
when his son asked Backus if they could make a Lamborghini, the physicist answered, “Sure.” See how he’s doing it using 3D-printed parts.
metal 3D printing for your next project? Our comprehensive guide covers
everything you need to know to build quality, production-grade parts,
including how to select the right material, design for the technology,
and enhance parts with post-processes like machining and heat treatment.
In addition, Protolabs DMLS service is now AS9100 certified.
nTopology, a New York, NY-based developer of advance manufacturing solutions using its nTop Platform software, has available for viewing on
its website a new webinar: Streamlining Manufacturing for Medical
Implants, featuring Renishaw plc and Irish Manufacturing Research.
The 3rd annual WiM Automotive South Conference
will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, in Greenville, SC. This
day-long conference will include keynote presentations by industry
leaders like Carrie Uhl, VP of Purchasing and Supply Chain with Magna
International, an engaging panel discussion, breakout sessions,
networking opportunities, and more!
Known for its welding and metallurgy expertise, Lincoln Electric
shows its commitment to large-scale AM through a collaborative
agreement with a Department of Energy research and development center,
the acquisition of a custom tooling/fixtures manufacturer and a newly
opened metal AM facility.
with leading additive manufacturers at WESTEC 2019, Sept. 24-26 at the
Long Beach Convention Center. New this year is an Additive Manufacturing
Exhibit Pavilion, a dedicated space for evaluating additive
manufacturing and 3D printing as well as a full-day Additive
Manufacturing Seminar (registration required)!
Canada’s largest trade show and conference for advanced manufacturing, the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS),
returns to Toronto, September 30 to October 3, and will feature a
keynote presentation: Additive Manufacturing as an Enabler of Inudstry
4.0. Presenting is Ric Fulop, CEO and co-founder of Desktop Metal.
Collaborate with leading manufacturing experts at SOUTHTEC,
in the epicenter of Southeast manufacturing. Find ideas for new
products and the latest technology to build them. Connect with
like-minded professionals who can help your business thrive. Experience
the power of Southeast manufacturing by attending SOUTHTEC!
...at McCormick Place, November 11-14. With more than 48,000 attendees and 1700-plus exhibitors expected, the sheetmetal forming and fabricating event also features the 3D/Additive Manufacturing pavilion in the South building, and 3D Metal Printing
magazine at booth A3944. AM exhibitors include Altair Engineering,
Baker Industries, Desktop Metal, ExOne, Markforged, MSC Software,
Quintus Technologies, Xometry and many more. The FABTECH website
provides a full updated exhibitor list as well as event details and
Head to Greenville, SC, for the Women in Manufacturing (WiM) PEAK South Conference taking
place Monday, October 28. This conference for women working in
manufacturing (and the men who support them!) will offer learning and
networking opportunities, including a keynote presentation, plant tours,
breakout sessions led by experts, and more!
Previews of FABTECH
(November 11-14 in Chicago, IL), including the 3D/Additive
Manufacturing Pavilion; and formnext (November 19-22 in Frankfurt,
RPG Industries, a Tier One to the aerospace and
automotive industries as well as several others, recently completed
installation of its new Markforged Metal X system for 3D printing metal
parts. Learn how the Tipp City, OH-based provider of precision parts
uses 3D technology to exceed customer requirements.