3D Metal Printing
3D Metal Printing (also known as Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) is a 3D printing/additive manufacturing technology that produces metal prototype and production parts. DMLS prints metal parts by sintering various metal and alloy particles together.
Why Use 3D Metal Printing?
The 3D Metal Printing process can create complex and intricate geometries in a short amount of time. This 3D printing/additive manufacturing process produces parts with high accuracy and detail resolution, good surface quality, and excellent mechanical properties.
Because metal printed parts can often be made of the same metals as production components, including steel, aluminum, and titanium, these prototypes can be tested rigorously.
3D Metal Printing Materials
Aluminum AlSi10Mg Alloy
Maraging Steel MS1
Nickel Alloy IN718
3D Metal Printing Applications
Direct tooling inserts
Short-run production parts
Production part prototypes for testing
Machined or cast production part replacement
Who Uses 3D Metal Printing
3D Metal Printing parts are used in a variety of industries for both prototype and production needs.