Category Archives: SLM Solutions

SLM Solutions and Bugatti driving automotive sector with metal 3D printed parts

SLM Solutions, a German provider of metal additive manufacturing systems, has released more information about working with Bugatti, the French manufacturer of high-performance automobiles. The new information shows how 3D printing is used to develop critical components. Last year, the partners created a 3D printed brake caliper for the Bugatti Chiron. Recently the component underwent testing for serial production. Now, […]

Autohersteller Bugatti setzt auf 3D-Druck bei der Entwicklung

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Der Autohersteller Bugatti setzt wie andere Unternehmen in der Automobilindustrie auf 3D-Druck. Letztes Jahr haben wir über den Supersportwagen Divo berichtet, der 3D-gedruckte Heckleuchten hat. In einer aktuellen Pressemitteilung verrät der deutsche 3D-Drucker-Hersteller SLM Solutions mehr ü+ber die Zusammenarbeit mit Bugatti. Alle der bisher aus der Presse bekannten Bugatti 3D-Druck Metall-Funktionsbauteile sind auf von der [...]

Der Beitrag Autohersteller Bugatti setzt auf 3D-Druck bei der Entwicklung erschien zuerst auf – The Independent AM Magazine.

GE Power adds 3D printing lab for Clemson University students

At its Advanced Manufacturing Works (AMW) in Greenville, South Carolina, GE Power has installed three 3D printing machines. These machines are for the use of Clemson University students who can now work side by side with GE engineers at the newly established Advanced Manufacturing Lab. James P. Clements, Clemson President, said, “Our state is a […]

3D Printing Industry News Sliced: Roboze, Carbon, B9Creations and SLM Solutions

In this edition of Sliced, the 3D Printing Industry news digest, we collect stories about 3D bioprinted tissues; SXSW 2019; Roboze’s expansion to Japan, and a UK Government visit to a 3D printing facility. We also have the latest updates from Carbon, SLM Solutions, Filamentive and PostProcess Technologies. Read on for this and more regarding […]

Raumfahrtunternehmen Orbex stellt Raketentriebwerk mit 3D-Druck her

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Das Raumfahrtunternehmen Orbex hat das weltweit größte 3D-gedruckte Raketentriebwerk vorgestellt. Das Bauteil wurde in einem Stück auf der einem industriellen 3D-Drucker des deutschen Herstellers SLM Solutions produziert. Das im Jahr 2015 gegründete britische Unternehmen Orbex entwickelt Trägerraketen, um Kleinsatelliten in die Erdumlaufbahn zu bringen. Bei der Eröffnung des neuen Hauptsitzes in Forres, Schottland, hat das [...]

Der Beitrag Raumfahrtunternehmen Orbex stellt Raketentriebwerk mit 3D-Druck her erschien zuerst auf – The Independent AM Magazine.

SLM Solutions 3D prints landmark single piece rocket engine for Orbex

Germany’s SLM Solutions has produced what is tipped to be the “world’s largest 3D printed rocket engine” for British spaceflight company Orbex. Part of the inaugural unveiling of Orbex’s commercial orbital rocket, Prime, the engine was 3D printed in a single piece, and will be used to deliver small satellites into orbit. The Prime was […]

VIBA redesigns the Honda Monkey as Jane with the help of 3D printing

VIBA, a French manufacturer of limited edition bikes, has redesigned a classic motorbike using 3D printed parts. The project was completed in collaboration with German metal 3D printing specialists, SLM solutions and Rolf Lenk. Yann Bakonyi, the founder of VIBA said, “At tradeshows we see a lot of [3D printed] parts, but they are usually just […]

40 3D printing experts give predictions for additive manufacturing in 2019

What are 3D printing experts expecting for 2019? 3D Printing Industry asked 40 CEO’s and other leaders in the additive manufacturing sector to give their opinions. The 3D printing forecasts and expectations for the coming year demonstrate an increasing focus on moving AM to production. To achieve this goal the experts we surveyed note that […]

WATCH: Bugatti prepares 3D printed brake caliper for series production

In January 2018 performance car brand Bugatti, in partnership with SLM Solutions, unveiled a 3D printed brake caliper. Now, in a new video clip from parent company Volkswagen, the titanium component has been put to the test demonstrating how the company is gearing up towards 3D printing in series production. Large but light A first […]

3MF 3D printing file format adopted by Autodesk, HP, Microsoft, Siemens, and 13 others

The 3D Manufacturing Format (3MF), a Joint Development Foundation project established to develop an advanced 3D printing file format, has announced that 17 companies have adopted its 3MF platform to create 32 products. “Wide adoption of 3MF is occurring because 3MF is a modern 3D printing file format designed with manufacturing in mind. For additive […]