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If you want to know more about metal additive manufacturing technology, then you’ve come to the right place. AddUp AM experts keep you informed about all things Metal AM.

Additive Manufacturing For The Defense Sector

With its promise to reduce costs and lead times while improving product and supply chain performance, the military has been using additive manufacturing for several years now. The most common applications in the military sector are prototyping, parts manufacturing, tooling and repair. Whether for manufacturing or repairing equipment, 3D printing has repeatedly proven to be a suitable production method for military forces. Now, additive technology offers even more efficient [...]

July 26th, 2022|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

Support Free & Hassle Free Additively Manufactured Static Mixer

Written by: Nick Estock, Director of Applications and Business Development Additive Manufacturing, like any manufacturing process, has its strengths and weaknesses. All processes typically have value-added steps and necessary secondary operations that are a consequence of their shortcomings. Support structures are one of these necessary evils of AM. They are part of the process but add no value to the final part. In fact, they decrease the [...]

May 9th, 2022|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Metal 3D Printing: A New Toolbox?

Manufacturers in the molding and tooling sectors are now making extensive use of 3D printing. They use plastic 3D printing to make prototype injection or lost-wax molds, 3D sand printing to make inserts, or stack multiple mold layers to make stack molds. Metal additive manufacturing, on the other hand, is developing less rapidly. However, laser powder bed fusion (L-PBF) technology has several interesting advantages for these sectors. [...]

November 4th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

3D Printing And Aeronautics: Get Your Ideas Off The Ground!

In June 2020, the French government launched a support plan for the aeronautics industry to help manufacturers in the sector overcome the consequences of the health crisis and encourage them to accelerate the reduction of the carbon footprint of their activities. (Plan de soutien à la filière aéronautique) 1.5 billion euros will be made available over the next three years to support research and development projects in this field. [...]

October 26th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Formnext: AddUp

Formnext: AddUp live and in color We are pleased to inform you that AddUp will be attending Formnext in november.Formnext is the international meeting point for the next generation of intelligent industrial production. Once again, the event will gather the best of the additive manufacturing and industrial 3D printing community. The occasion for AddUp to reaffirm its position as key actor of the sector, from machines to parts, in [...]

October 20th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Metal 3D Printing In The Luxury And Jewelry Industry

Luxury is the world of dreams where it is essential to know how to differentiate oneself. It is now a question of responding to a designer's design while being able to produce the object industrially in millions of copies. To create new opportunities, the luxury industry has found a new growth lever: metal 3D printing. 3D printing applied to the luxury sector: rare and precious advantages... Luxury [...]

October 8th, 2021|Categories: Blog|
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