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Direct Metal Laser Sintering Materials

  • Aluminum AlSi10Mg Alloy:
    • Aluminum/silicon/magnesium alloy with high strength and hardness
    • Good dynamic properties make it well suited for parts subject to high loads
    • Parts can be machine, wire eroded, and electrical discharge machine, welded, micro-blasted, polished and coated
    • Applications include functional prototypes, small production runs, user-specific products or spare parts
    • Ideal for parts that require combination of good thermal properties and low weight, such as for motorsports uses
  • CobaltChrome MP1:
    • Multi-purpose cobalt-chrome-molybdenum-based superalloy
    • Superior mechanical properties (strength, hardness, etc.), corrosion resistance, and temperature resistance
    • Parts produced have Sterilizable and suitable for biomedical applications
    • Produces parts with fine, uniform crystal grain structure that can be machined, spark-eroded, welded, micro shot-peened, polished and coated if required
    • Applications
    • Functional metal prototypes
    • Short-run production products
    • Customized parts
    • Production of spare parts
  • Maraging Steel MS1:
    • Pre-alloyed ultra-high-strength steel
    • Very good mechanical properties, easily heat-treatable for excellent hardness and strength
    • Well suited for tooling applications such as injection molding, die casting of light metal alloys, punching, extrusion etc., as well as high-performance industrial and engineering parts, for example in aerospace and motor racing applications
    • Parts can be machined, spark-eroded, welded, micro shot-peened, polished and coated if desired
    • Applications
    • Heavy duty injection molds and inserts for molding thermoplastics with achievable tool life of up to millions of parts
    • Die casting molds for up to several thousand parts in light alloys
    • Direct manufacture of parts for engineering applications including functional prototypes, short-run parts production, customized parts, spare parts, etc.
    • Parts that require particularly high strength and hardness
  • Nickel Alloy IN718:
    • Nickel-chromium heat resistant alloy
    • Good tensile, fatigue, creep and rupture strength at temperatures up to 700°C
    • Outstanding corrosion resistance
    • Excellent cryogenic properties and potential for cryogenic applications
    • Parts can be machined, spark-eroded, welded, micro shot-peened, polished and coated if desired
    • Typical applications
    • Aero- and land-based turbine engine parts
    • Rocket and space application components
    • Chemical and process industry parts
    • Oil well, petroleum and natural gas industry parts
  • StainlessSteel GP1:
    • Stainless steel alloy with good corrosion resistance and mechanical properties, especially excellent ductility in laser processed state
    • Parts can be machined, spark-eroded, welded, micro shot-peened, polished and coated if desired
    • Typical applications
    • Engineering applications including functional prototypes, short-run products, customized parts, spare parts, etc.
    • Parts requiring high corrosion resistance, sterilizability, etc.
    • Parts requiring particularly high toughness and ductility
  • StainlessSteel PH1:
    • Pre-alloyed stainless steel with good corrosion resistance and excellent mechanical properties, especially in the precipitation hardened state
    • Widely used in medical, aerospace and other engineering applications that require high hardness, strength and corrosion resistance
    • Parts made can be machined, spark-eroded, welded, micro shot-peened, polished and coated if desired
    • Typical applications
    • Engineering applications including functional prototypes, short-run products, customized parts, spare parts, etc.
    • Parts requiring high corrosion resistance, sterilizability, etc.
    • Parts requiring particularly high hardness and strength
  • Titanium Ti64:
    • Ti6AlV4 light alloy with excellent mechanical properties and corrosion resistance combined with low specific weight and biocompatibility
    • Parts produced fulfill the requirements of ASTM F1472 for maximum concentration of impurities
    • Parts can be machined, spark-eroded, welded, micro shot-peened, polished and coated if desired
    • Applications
    • Direct manufacture of functional prototypes, short-run products, customized parts, spare parts, etc.
    • Parts that require a combination of high mechanical properties and low specific weight, such as structural and engine components for aerospace and motor racing applications, etc.
    • Biomedical implants
direct metal laser sintering (DMLS)