3D Printing’s New Materials, Part 2: Metal


18k gold watch-case produced for Hoptroff London on the new PRECIOUS M 080 AM system from EOS and Cooksongold. Image courtesy of Hoptroff.

Nickel-based alloys are desirable for their resistance to heat and corrosion. Arcam, with its Electron Beam Melting systems, has added nickel-based Inconel 718 to its material list, joining EOS, 3D Systems, Concept Laser, Renishaw and SLM Solutions, among others, in offering this material for sintering/melting.

Read more at: http://www.deskeng.com/de/3d-printings-new-materials-part-2-metal/

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