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Aerospace 3D Printing

The purchase we made of a 3D printer last year is starting to look more and more prescient on our part. Aerospace 3D printing is on the rise according to a report published on October 5, 2015 by ReportsnReports.com.

Aerospace 3D Printing “Revolution”

“The commercial aerospace industry is on the cusp of a manufacturing revolution utilizing metal and polymer 3DP technologies to produce aircraft engine components and a variety of structural and cabin components. The number of projects in pre-production and flight testing for aircraft engine manufacturing has grown significantly in just twelve months. GE is no longer the only supplier ramping up for 3DP production. Pratt & Whitney, MTU, Airbus, and others are all integrating final parts into aircraft in volumes that range from hundreds, to thousands, and beyond. Commercial aerospace is the single best example of advancing 3DP as a manufacturing technology rather than just a rapid prototyping tool.”

Source: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-3d-printing–additive-manufacturing-market-in-commercial-and-general-aviation-industries-analyzed-in-new-research-report-530596211.html

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