3D printing Proto-pasta to create magnetic donut transformers

3D printing Proto-pasta to create magnetic donut transformers

What happens when you combine 3D printing, donuts and iron? Researchers from the University of St. Thomas, Minnesota have used an FDM 3D printer to create a more efficient transformer core. Transformers are used in the transfer of electrical energy, increasing or decreasing the levels of voltage and typically come in the form of a […]

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Australian government awards $376,200 to commercialize wire-arc additive manufacturing

Australian government awards $376,200 to commercialize wire-arc additive manufacturing

Additive Metal Layering Technologies (AMLTECH), a 3D printed metal parts manufacturer based in Adelaide, Australia, has received a share of $8.51 million (USD) in grants offered by the nation’s Entrepreneurs Accelerating Commercialisation program. Specializing in a trademark Wire-Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAM) process, AMLTECH has been selected by the government to establish a large scale metal […]

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