How Coronavirus Impacts Future Supply Chains

How Coronavirus Impacts Future Supply Chains

Digital Alloys’ Guide to Metal Additive Manufacturing How Coronavirus Impacts Future Supply Chains March 30th, 2020 The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has swept rapidly across the globe stalling manufacturing operations, draining component inventories, and bottlenecking the...
What Metals Can You Print?

What Metals Can You Print?

Digital Alloys’ Guide to Metal Additive Manufacturing – Part 17 What Metals Can You Print? March 11th, 2020 The products we use every day contain thousands of different metals, each selected for their balance of cost, performance, and manufacturability. All...
Cold Spray

Cold Spray

Digital Alloys’ Guide to Metal Additive Manufacturing – Part 16 Cold Spray January 28th, 2020 Image Courtesy of AMPower Cold Spray technology, used for decades as a coating process, has recently been adapted as a metal additive manufacturing (AM) process to...
Physics of Metal 3D Printing

Physics of Metal 3D Printing

Digital Alloys’ Guide to Metal Additive Manufacturing – Part 15 Physics of Metal 3D Printing January 8th, 2020 Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) processes continue to improve in speed, cost, efficiency, and part quality. However, this trend is asymptotic. Metal...
Near-Net-Shape Manufacturing

Near-Net-Shape Manufacturing

Digital Alloys’ Guide to Metal Additive Manufacturing – Part 14 Near-Net-Shape Manufacturing December 11th, 2019 Fast, low-cost manufacturing processes are needed to produce metal parts at scale, but such processes rarely have the resolution and accuracy...
Joule Printing™ Vs. Wire DED

Joule Printing™ Vs. Wire DED

Digital Alloys’ Guide to Metal Additive Manufacturing – Part 13 Joule Printing™ Vs. Wire DED October 29th, 2019 https://am-power.de/en/insights/metal-additive-manufacturing/  We are frequently asked about the difference between Joule Printing™ and Wire Directed...