ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

9 Ways Additive Manufacturing Rises to the Advanced Mobility Challenge

Additive manufacturing (AM) is just one manufacturing method that drives advanced mobility forward and also has a history of embracing the digital connectivity demanded by this trend.


“Reckless” military-grade with hydrogen fuel cell propulsion; A more communicative VW Golf; cryogenic hydrogen; Stratasys in space.

“Reckless” military-grade with hydrogen fuel cell propulsion; A more communicative VW Golf; cryogenic hydrogen; Stratasys in space.  
#Stratasys #Ford #Volkswagen

Additive Manufacturing, Fuel Cells & More

Carbon’s CEO talks advanced manufacturing and a Hyundai VP explains the application of hydrogen power for vehicles.
#Honda #Toyota #Hyundai

Starting in 2020 new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles will include Alexa integration as a feature in the infotainment system.

Starting in 2020 new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles will include Alexa integration as a feature in the infotainment system.
#GermanRepRap #Toyota #Amazon

Liquid Additive Manufacturing Material Launched

This liquid silicone rubber can be 3D printed and has a 50 Shore A hardness
#GermanRepRap #DowChemical

A 3D-printed steering stub  axle reduces weight 35 percent  and increases rigidity 20 percent. (Photo courtesy EOS.) Additive Manufacturing

When will additive manufacturing be ready for high-volume production?
#LocalMotors #ROUSH #DMGMORI

Want The Basics?
START HERE

Additive Process that Can Handle Ollies

Additive process is precise and makes strong parts
#Protolabs #Carbon

Smoothing the Path to Large-scale Additive Manufacturing

Local Motors is making 90 percent of its autonomous minibus on a single giant 3D printer—and it is ramping up its output.
#LocalMotors #Ford #Carbon

VW, HP Test 3D Printing on Miniature Cars

Hewlett-Packard Co. has 3D-printed more than 10,000 tiny scale models of Volkswagen AG’s upcoming ID.3 electric car to demonstrate the technology for potential use in high-volume production vehicles.
#HP #europe #GKN

Airbus, Local Motors Partner on Printed Cars, Drones

European aerospace Airbus SE and Phoenix-based Local Motors Inc. are launching a joint venture to use 3D printing techniques to make passenger drones and self-driving vehicles.
#tech #europe #LocalMotors

Daimler Touts Low-Cost 3D Printing Process

Daimler AG has completed a two-year pilot program for a fully automated additive manufacturing process that promises to cut costs in half for 3D-printed parts.
#Daimler #EOS

BMW to Open Pilot Plant for 3D Parts

BMW AG plans to open an additive manufacturing (3D-printing) campus early next year in Germany.
#MINI #BMW #europe

Racing to Additive

Rapid prototyping or 3D printing, while getting faster and more capable, as well as having more materials that are suitable for the wide array of processes, is rapid in the context of prototyping.
#Stratasys #HP #Renault

See What McLaren Automotive Has Developed

There are two extraordinary capabilities of McLaren Automotive: its ability to design and its mastery of lightweight material utilization.
#oem #McLaren

BMW and Additive Tech

BMW is using additive manufacturing technology in ways that are both anticipated and somewhat more, well, usual.  
#BMW #HP

The Fourth Dimension in Additive Manufacturing

A new software suite for 3D printing analyzes, repairs, and prepares 3D models using the native file formats of a variety of CAD systems, saving the conversion to STL for last.
#Autodesk #Siemens

Racing to Advanced Manufacturing

Brad Keselowski, who drives for Team Penske in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, is taking what he’s learned about the importance of advanced technology on the track to  manufacturing. 
#engineer #GE #racing