Thermwood upgrades Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing machine with ton and a half toolhead

Thermwood upgrades Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing machine with ton and a half toolhead

Indiana company Thermwood Corporation has upgraded its Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing machine with a new universal toolhead. The toolhead is certainly large-scale itself at over 10 feet long and weighing one and a half tons. Despite this, the toolhead can move at speeds of five feet per second. Thermwood combines this with a CNC milling toolhead to provide a hybrid approach to manufacturing with two separate gantries. The LSAM machine has a build volume of 10 ft x 5 ft x 100 ft and is designed for fabricating large parts from thermoplastic materials. The LSAM machines can be applied to […]

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