Stereolithography cavity inserts can be injected with thermoplastic, then removed from the mold and dissolved away to leave a complex-shaped part.
Victrex and Bond will initially focus their new collaboration on demonstrating the potential in the spine and the semiconductor segments.
Solvay has entered a research collaboration agreement with Aerosint to develop an economically viable SLS printing process for high-performance polymers.
Start up of new nylon 12 plant slated for 2021.
Acquisition of Structured Polymers complements Evonik’s existing activities with high-performance polymers in additive manufacturing.
Scheduling, production monitoring, checking parts’ economic suitability for AM, and simulation that predicts part distortion—all specifically for additive manufacturing.
It can build parts 50% larger and in hard-soft combinations with a support material.