3D printing in titanium...

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3D printing in titanium...

Postby Cralis on Wed 19 Jan 2011 00:35

http://i.materialise.com/blog/entry/dml ... d-printing

Ok. Just wow. This is getting closer and closer to being something we'll need on every spaceship.
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby BillW on Wed 19 Jan 2011 20:38

Cralis wrote:http://i.materialise.com/blog/entry/dmls-guidelines-technical-specifications-for-titanium-3d-printing

Ok. Just wow. This is getting closer and closer to being something we'll need on every spaceship.


Looks interesting. I expect such tech will continue to improve, but it is already impressive.
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby aramis on Sun 23 Jan 2011 07:30

It would be interesting to see some musical instruments done in titanium.

I also noted that they print in gold, now, too.
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby Starfire on Thu 27 Jan 2011 15:17

Hey, print me up a Starship would ya. :D
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby Xveers on Thu 27 Jan 2011 16:15

Starfire wrote:Hey, print me up a Starship would ya. :D


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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby PracticalM on Thu 27 Jan 2011 17:43

I'm sure a starship model would be easy to do. I still have the TFG starfire miniatures my friend gave me years ago.
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby Starfire on Fri 28 Jan 2011 09:31

How many miniatures do you have?
Which ones are they?
Do you know if they are the entire line?
Can you post some pictures of them?
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby BillW on Tue 25 Oct 2011 17:23

The world's first printed plane: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn2 ... plane.html

It may be small, but could lead to UAVs going "from the drawing board to flight in a matter of days".
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Re: 3D printing in titanium...

Postby BillW on Thu 19 Apr 2012 05:27

Another interesting article on 3D printing:
http://dashes.com/anil/2011/12/3d-print ... ishes.html
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