How about the performance of metal parts printed by FDM 3D printing?

3D printing seems to have faded out of sight. Due to the limitations of 3D printing materials and the inability to mass-produce the same product, 3D printing is considered more suitable for custom machining of parts. However, due to the continuous updating of 3D printing technology, 3D printing has more possibilities in the field of…

Top 6 3D Printing Design Trends for 2022

In 2022, 3D printing technology has received more and more attention and popularity, and the development momentum is fierce. More and more designers and architects around the world are adopting 3D printing technology to create almost all types of products and structures. Of course, due to its simple and innovative nature, 3D technology is very widely…

Advantages and Disadvantages of 3D Printing Technology to Make Molds

3D printing is additive manufacturing, a type of rapid prototyping technology. It uses a digital model file as the basic framework and uses bondable materials such as powdered metal or plastic to construct objects by layer-by-layer printing. 3D printing technology integrates cutting-edge technologies in many fields such as information technology, digital modeling technology, electromechanical control…

The Application of 3D Printing in the Food Field

What we call 3D printing is usually used in mold manufacturing, industrial design, and other fields. In addition, in the field of food, 3D printing technology has also made some important developments. Advantages of 3D Printing 1. The operation is simple and convenient The manufacturing process of traditional lathes requires operators to learn operation methods…

How do plastic parts go from raw material to product?

Plastic processing is a general term for various processes that convert synthetic resins or plastics into plastic products and is the largest production sector in the plastics industry. Plastic processing generally includes the compounding, forming, machining, joining, trimming, and assembly of plastics. The last four processes are carried out after the plastic is formed into…

5 Metal Materials for 3D Printing

This article will introduce 5 metal powders for metal 3D printing. They are aluminum alloys, magnesium alloys, stainless steel, high-temperature alloys, and titanium alloys. What is 3D Printing Technology? 3D printing is a kind of rapid prototyping technology, which is a technology that uses raw materials to stack up layer by layer to complete the manufacture…

What went wrong with 3D printing and why is there no voice now?

3D printing was called the new industrial revolution technology many years ago, so why is the voice about 3D printing getting quieter now? Is 3D printing really a technology that can lead the industrial trend? What hinders the possibility of 3D printing to achieve large-scale production? Definition of 3D printing 3D printing, also known as “Additive Manufacturing“,…

How Does 3D Printing Impact Composite Manufacturing?

According to 3D Science Valley’s Market Watch, composite materials have found a place in a variety of applications. They provide proven materials and methods for the manufacture of various valuable components, especially major aircraft components. The application of composite materials is still advancing, and today, 3D printing is accelerating this progress. The development of additive manufacturing…

10 Applications of 3D Printing Changing The World

When an engineer named ChuckHall started having the idea to print 3D objects in the 1980s, it all seemed like science fiction. But since then, 3D printing has not only become a reality step by step, but it is also a game-changer that is profoundly affecting the world, just like steam engines, electricity, and computers….

CNC Machining or 3D Printing, Which is More Powerful?

After continuous updating and iteration of technology, the production method of products has also developed from traditional CNC machining (subtractive manufacturing) to 3D printing (additive manufacturing). Of course, 3D printing has strong advantages, so does it mean that CNC machining will be eliminated? This article will focus on analyzing this question, hoping to answer the same…