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Titan expands its Atlas line of industrial 3D printers featuring dual pellet and hybrid pellet + filament extrusion options.
Titan Robotics and Jabil Collaborate on Engineered Materials
Partnership to focus on materials for large-format industrial additive manufacturing.
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Smart3D Launches New Industrial 3D Printer for Materials
The Smart3D Macro HT reportedly prints high-performance materials featuring a 200°C chamber.
Altair Introduces Altair Material Data Center
Database to contain thousands of materials including polymers, metals and composites, directly connected to Altair's and other major solvers.
GoProto Introduces New 3D Printing Parts Service
Service features elastomeric TPA (thermoplastic polyamide), enabling the production of rubber-like parts that was otherwise unachievable by traditional manufacturing methods.
ExOne Awarded Contract to Develop High-Strength Steel for US Air Force
Parts additively manufactured with AF-9628 are about 20% stronger than conventional AM alloys.
US Government’s DLA Awards 6K a near $1M Program to Convert Metals into AM Powder
The Phase II program supports the development and commercialization of a domestic and commercially scalable supply chain for high-performance metal...
Department of Defense Bestows Multi-Million Dollar Award on Desktop Metal
The award will fund the development of a cost-effective additive manufacturing process to manufacture Cobalt-free hardmetals into complex, net or...
MakerBot Expands Composite Materials Offering
Nylon 12 Carbon Fiber can retain its mechanical properties due to low moisture absorption, enabling it to maintain consistent performance, company...
Advanced Laser Materials Releases New Powders Powered by BASF
Production-grade powders enable new application opportunities.
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