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3D Printing Materials for Automotive Applications | Part 1

Choosing the correct material is one of the most important decisions in new product development and part design for automotive applications. To stay ahead of the curve in the face of rapid technological advancements, automotive manufacturers, designers, and engineers are increasingly turning to 3D printing materials for their inherent benefits. Material selection becomes the driving force, dictating the ideal process for...

MJF vs. SLS | Beginners Guide

Technology ExplorationNavigating the additive manufacturing (AM) technology landscape can be challenging.  It’s our job to be informative and provide guidance to determine the right option for your next project. Multi-Jet Fusion (MJF) and Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) are two of the most prominent additive technologies within the marketplace today. Each offers strong material options, excellent surface finish qualities and are...

Shifting Gears: 5 Additive Manufacturing Solutions for Automotive Manufacturers

Since the invention of the automobile, the proverbial wheel has never stopped moving. As the automotive industry evolves and faces new challenges, one thing is clear – additive manufacturing (AM) is emerging as the key driver of innovation. According to GlobeNewswire, the Automotive 3D Printing Market size is expected to grow from $2.2 billion in 2022 to $15.8 billion by...

3D Printed Tools Boost Efficiency on the Factory Floor

Manufacturing aids, including jigs and fixtures, help hold and position parts for subsequent operations. While some general-purpose tooling is made for multiple uses on the factory floor, jigs and fixtures are often custom made for specific operations, and are especially useful for managing complex production and assembly operations. With HP Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) and advanced materials, 3D printed tools...

Benefits and Applications of PA-12

With HP MJF and Nylon PA-12, Endeavor 3D's additive manufacturing solution delivers important benefits, across a wide range of industries and applications This article is the final in a three part series about the use and benefits of plastics with 3D printing. Read the first article HERE and the second article HERE Spotlight on benefits While 3D printing with PA-12 offers myriad benefits,...