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  • To pick the best manufacturer for the custom metal project you just know will set your retail, automotive, architectural, health-care or hospitality environment alight, you need to bear a few things in mind. Price is just one of them. After …

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Aluminum’s Star Turn

  • Aluminum’s the current darling of the metallurgy ball, the glittering focus of all kinds of scientific advancement. For one, there’s the breakthrough HRL Laboratories, a corporate R&D lab in California, has made in the 3D printing of high-strength alloys …

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  • So much the rage is 3D printing now, the additive manufacturing process is almost a standard for lots of industries’ metal parts creation. In the interest of becoming educated on the stuff, a brief roundup of the 3D printing distinctions …

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  • At last, the world’s scientists have developed a way for humans to turn their liquid excrement into beach balls and lawn furniture. Thanks to a side experiment exploring how space travellers might most efficiently survive a mission to Mars, researchers …

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  • Three-dimensional printing is nothing new. Indeed, the technology, in its most rudimentary form, has been around since the 1980s. Still, the world is some distance from fully exploiting its potential. For every news story celebrating advancements on this exploding front …

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  • Aluminum is the current darling of the construction trade for its ubiquitous utility in the green building construction market, especially when it’s recycled. From vast external building structures to delicate window blinds, lightweight (steel weighs 35 to 65 percent more …

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Camp Metalwork

  • Forget portaging and gimp bracelets, summer camp could be a highly pragmatic stretch of sun-soaked weeks during which young people learn to forge metal, say, or another trade that could serve them in a future vocation. In Ontario, nearly 400 …

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  • This past month, Apple made a pledge to the world. It would, the tech firm grandly announced, start making it products such that they deliver zero impact to the environment. In its recent annual environmental report, Apple said it was …

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  • In Nevil Shute’s 1948 future-thriller No Highway, we meet aerospace engineer Theodore Honey in a state of panic on a transatlantic flight. He claims that metal fatigue is putting the plane in certain peril, but can’t convince anyone of the …

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Metal in Space

  • There aren’t many more enduring tributes a manufactured piece could be the beneficiary of than to be assigned a berth beyond our earthly bonds. Such is the destiny that will embrace some recently 3D-printed spacecraft components that owe their existence …

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  •   Sometimes, you just need the lure of competitive victory to kickstart a shakeup in an industry in dire need of one. The #DisruptMining initiative is a new Dragon’s Den-style contest that recognizes and rewards innovation in the mining sector.…

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  • A 3D printing startup has just had its favour reinforced through a generous infusion of investment by three corporate bigwigs. Lowe’s, GV (formerly Google Ventures) and BMW pumped US$45m this week into Desktop Metal, a two-year-old metal 3D printing startup. …

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  • Ancient Discovery Confirms Iron Ore’s Beginnings

    A discovery in India offers the furiously advancing world a rare opportunity to pause in its breathless celebration of the stampeding progress that surrounds 3D metal printing, and reflect on the very beginnings of metal production. An ancient metal manufacturing …

  • Basement-Invented Liquid Metal 3D Printer Grabs Spotlight

    Innovation that starts at the grassroots level has the greatest potential for achieving soaring heights. So the script looks for the story of an American father-and-son team that’s invented a revolutionary printing machine that can print 3D objects with liquid …

  • Fresh Powder for 3D Printing Market

    Three-dimensional printing, once the stuff of futuristic fantasy alone, has increasingly insinuated itself into our vernacular. And the rise of this scene-altering innovation is giving rise, in turn, to the revival of an age-old industry: the production of powdered metal.…

  • Tackling the Plastic Problem as a DIY

    Plastic may have been the manufacturing miracle of the last generation, the versatile marvel poised to reinvent the way we imagine our society and its capabilities. Today, though, it’s a great big blight on humanity’s environmental record and a devastating …

  • Why Metal Manufacturing’s Not the Enviro Grinch it Was

    Environmental friendliness and metal manufacturing aren’t two realities you generally speak of in the same breath. After all, the forging fires and spark-zapped smokescreen that characterize this industry’s existence aren’t typically conducive to green pursuits. By some estimates, the production …

  • Machinists on Film: What You Should be Watching

    There’s something inherently compelling about watching the art and science of the machining craft in vivid, dynamic action, for professionals and avid machine tool fans alike. Fortunately for folks hooked on this stuff, for entertainment and edification both, there’s no …

  • CO2 Reuse for Polymers Unveiled in Germany

    Old dogs and new tricks were the focus at a headlining trade fair for plastics and rubber in Germany last week. At K-Fair in Dusseldorf on Friday, the world learned about EnCO2re, a pan-European project that proposes to turn plastics …

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  • 3D printing is so mid-2016. More au courant? 3D printing in zero gravity. In an effort to keep aerospace transportation costs as close to the space vest as possible, a group of Danish students has developed a 3D printing solution.…

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  • It’s no secret that plastic, once the apparent saviour to the modern manufacturing world, has more recently become an environmental villain of epic proportions. Plastic is filling up our oceans, littering our landscapes and endangering our ecosystems. All told, there …

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