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The Top 7 Design Tips For 3D Metal Printing

The Top 7 Design Tips For 3D Metal Printing

3D metal printing can help you to create “impossible” designs that are lightweight, strong and ideal for demanding applications in aerospace, automotive, medical and more. But to get the most from metal 3D printing technology it’s critical that you...
New Design Magazine:  “Core Competencies”

New Design Magazine: “Core Competencies”

What does it take to make the most of 3D metal printing? In a recent article for New Design magazine, Kang Ding explains that it’s a true industrial process requiring skilled technicians with advanced manufacturing knowledge.

How To Save Money On Your Next CNC Project

How To Save Money On Your Next CNC Project

There are many ways to improve your design drawings to make them faster, easier and cheaper to CNC machine while maintaining quality. One way is by understanding and optimizing your specifications for corner radii. Sometimes a few minor changes to your corner radii...
Porosity in Pressure Die Casting and How To Control It

Porosity in Pressure Die Casting and How To Control It

When making parts with pressure die casting, there is a risk that holes or voids may form within the part, much to the frustration of every product developer. While pressure die casting can and does produce excellent surface quality and close tolerances, every product...