Category Archives: 3D Printers

Inside the four-laser RenAM 500Q metal additive manufacturing system

Amidst the flurry of releases at this year’s formnext expo, British engineering company Renishaw took a decidedly more understated approach. The latest RenAM 500Q system was soft launched in a release from the company in early October 2017. Then, without fuss or fanfare, it was presented on the Renishaw booth for all to see from […]

TRUMPF and O.R. Laser launch new 3D printers at formnext 2017

German OEMs TRUMPF and O.R. Laser have both launched new 3D additive manufacturing systems at formnext 2017. TRUMPF launched its TruPrint 5000 multi-laser 3D printer at the Frankfurt trade show, while O.R. Laser debuted a hybrid 3D printing and CNC milling machine based on the features of its predecessor, the ORLAS CREATOR powder bed fusion […]

How EOS, Concept Laser and SLM Solutions are transforming additive automation

This year, automation is one the biggest trends in 3D printing. For additive to truly become accepted as an integral part of the manufacturing supply chain, processes need to be streamlined and controlled with minimal manual input. EOS, Concept Laser and SLM Solutions each have leading hardware initiatives in place to help expedite post processing […]

GE beta launches ATLAS metal 3D printer at formnext 2017

GE, together with its company Concept Laser, has launched a beta ATLAS laser powder bed fusion metal 3D printer. The printer, first reported exclusively by 3D Printing Industry in April and formally announced in June is notable for its large build volume and customisability. The 3D printer is the first in GE’s Project ATLAS series (Additive […]

ARGO 500, the new Roboze production solution

High Temperature, Power and Control for 3D Manufacturing Companies Global engineering and additive manufacturing (AM) technology company, Roboze will launch the ARGO 500 its newest production solution during Formnext in Frankfurt. Designed for 3D manufacturing companies, the new ARGO 500 is able to print .5 cubic meter metal replacement parts with high viscosity material such […]