Jenny Carrero, PHD 

281 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | 3 Followers | @JennyCarreroPHD | Authority on Industrial and Consumer Use of 3D Printers and Principal Consultant for Rich Port 3D Soltuions

Optomec awarded $3 million NextFlex project to develop 3D printed electronics with Lockheed Martin and GE

shares<p>Albuquerque additive manufacturing company Optomec has been awarded, alongside partners Lockheed Martin and GE, a $3 million NextFlex project …

Lockheed Martin

Juno Took 3D-Printed Parts Further Into Space Than Ever

3D-printed titanium is keeping Juno together.<p>NASA's Juno is already exploring the boundaries of spacecraft tech through its use of solar panels, but that's not all. Juno is the also first planetary spacecraft to use 3D-printed materials.<p>Built by weapons and aerospace company Lockheed Martin, which …

3D opportunity for aerospace and defense

The aerospace and defense industry is increasingly using additive manufacturing to reduce material costs, decrease labor content, and increase …

Investment casting versus additive manufacturing in Airbus study

<b>Direct metal laser sintering offers improvement over rapid investment casting.</b><p>Airbus Group Innovations — the jet builder’s network of technology …

How GE is using 3D printing to unleash the biggest revolution in large-scale manufacturing in over a century

In 2015, GE inaugurated a new, Multi-Modal manufacturing facility in Chakan, India. If the company's ambitions for the space are realized, it could …

Manufacturing

Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing of Titanium Components: Properties and Performance

Kruth, J. P., Leu, M. C., and Nakagawa, T., 1998, “Progress in Additive Manufacturing and Rapid Prototyping,” CIRP Ann., 47(2), pp. 525–540. …

ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING versus TRADITIONAL MANUFACTURING

ARE THE ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGIES ABLE TO REPLACE THE CONVENTIONAL ONES?<p><i>Structural elements evolution. (1) Left: made by traditional</i> …

From the 3D Printer into Space

<i>The symbiosis of topology optimization and additive manufacturing will bring one of longest components ever manufactured by industrial 3D printing</i> …

Northwestern University study confirms 3D printed metal parts help reduce aircraft weight by 7%

Fonte: 3ders.org<p>Although we’ve seen just how much of an impact 3D printing has had (and continues to have) on various industries ranging from …

GE tests additive manufactured demonstrator engine for Advanced Turboprop

ORLANDO, Florida – General Electric completed testing a 35%-additive manufactured demonstrator engine designed to validate additive parts in its …

Aviation

All Science, No Fiction

In a world where efficiency and speed are paramount for businesses, shortening the production cycle is pivotal. Honeywell is making this a reality …

The Thirteenth Element and 3D Printing

25 April 2017 by Christopher Clemence<p>The demand for aluminium has risen from many quarters – automotive, aviation, construction, infrastructure, …

Open Die Forging Process - Open Die Forging 101

Open Die Forging process to produce a typical spindle-shaped part:<p>Starting stock cut to size by weight is first rounded, then upset to achieve …

Woodworking

Breakthrough with 3D printed gas turbine blades

GE Is Developing a 3D-Printed Turboprop for the New Cessna Denali

Who says a sleek business aircraft has to be a jet?<p>Textron Aviation recently announced their new Cessna Denali business aircraft at the EAA AirVentures airshow in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The plane is designed to offer all the comforts and conveniences of a private jet, but at a fraction of the …

CFM LEAP-1B achieves joint EASA / FAA certification - CFM International

• Delivering on all commitments<br>• Performing exceptionally well in flight test program<p>COLOGNE, Germany / BOSTON, Massachusetts — 4 May 2016 — CFM …

GE Becomes a Metal 3D Printer Manufacturer with New $1.4B Acquisitions

When HP finally announced its entrance into the 3D printing space in 2014, it became clear that the thin wall between the then-$3 billion pond that …

Mergers & Acquisitions

scanning patterns for selective laser melting

In selective laser melting, scanning patterns influence critical features such as porosity, microstructure, surface roughness and heat build-up in …

Mathematics

We try to burn Ultem 9085 a 3D printing material for commercial aircraft

3D printed jet engine certified for use, GE Concept Laser deal update

690shares<p>The use of additive manufacturing aka 3D printing for production took another step forward this week with news that the LEAP-1C jet engine …

Aviation

University of Akron seeks FAA certification for additive aircraft repair technology

199shares<p>The University of Akron, Ohio in collaboration with Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services (AMES), is seeking approval from the Federal …

FAA

Global Aerospace 3D Printing Market 2016 - 2020

The global aerospace 3D printing market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of close to 56% during the forecast period. The increasing trend of miniaturization of jet engines will fuel the growth prospects for the global aerospace 3D printing market during the forecast period. One …

Engines

Aerospace 3D Printing Market to Grow at 55.85% CAGR to 2020

PUNE, India, December 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --<p>The global aerospace 3D printing market analyst says one of latest trends in the market is influence of …

Global Aerospace 3D Printing Market 2016-2020

3D printing manufacturing refers to the process of synthesizing successive layers of materials with the support of computerized control technology to …

3D Hybrid: AM for CNC

• Don't waste time and material removing from billet, print it near net shape and save<br>• Refurbish old parts stronger-than-new with advanced …

Metal 3D Printing to Shape the Aerospace Industry

Here is a look at the latest events shaping the future of aerospace manufacturing.<p>Billions of dollars in investments along with years of R&D in metal …

Manufacturing

Aerospace Opportunities Demand Quick Resolution to 3D-Printing Issues

<i>Download the PDF of this article.</i><p>If you fly in a plane in the next few years, you are statistically likely to be flying in one that contains …

3D Printing Titanium Parts Could Save Boeing Millions on Dreamliner Production

Boeing (ba) hired Norsk Titanium to print the first structural titanium parts for its 787 Dreamliner, a shift that the Norwegian 3D printing company …