ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Business

Nexteer Puts 3D Printers to Work in Fight Against COVID-19

Supplier ramps up production of personal protection equipment in Michigan and Poland.
#tech #covid-19 #GeneralMotors

Design

Additive Goes Racing at CUPRA

CUPRA uses HP system to print parts for TCR series car development
#HP

Rapid Prototyping

Lambo Making Masks

Even super sports car manufacturers are in the fight against COVID-19
#Lamborghini #Carbon

Additive Manufacturing

The Other Side: 3D Printing for Medical Equipment: Stat

A 21st century tool to help take on the 21st century virus. And if you have capacity, you can help.
#Stratasys

Interiors

Porsche Seats Get a 3D-Printed Structure

Well, 40 seats do for the near-term. But after that. . . ?
#Porsche

Simulation

Honda, Autodesk Develop Lightweight Crankshaft

Generative design tools help cut weight by 50% in prototype unit
#Honda #Autodesk

Design

Ford Uses 3D Manufacturing to Thwart Wheel Thefts

Personalized design created from owner’s voice
#europe #tires #tech

Connectivity

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.
#Renault #Autodesk #GKN

Fuel Cells

“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.  
#Ford #Nikola #Volkswagen

Additive Manufacturing

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 #GKN #AstonMartin