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Popular Metals Used with Additive Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing processes involve using materials to create parts, components, and finished products by layering the materials together. These processes create both simple and complex geometric parts for a range of industries including medical, aerospace, and automotive. In addition, many manufacturers use additive manufacturing for prototyping design concepts. These prototypes are made quickly and modified…

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What is Additive Manufacturing?

Manufacturing products requires making a component, part, or full item from raw materials. There are two main types of manufacturing processes. One way to make the part involves taking a large chunk of the raw material and cutting, shaving, sawing, or drilling it down until forming the desired shape. This type of process is called…

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The Various Applications for Virgin Nickel

When you consider the types of metals used in homes and businesses, one that is prominent is nickel. Nickel is everywhere in various forms, from pure virgin nickel used for electroplating to stainless steel nickel in appliances. Learn more about this metal and its various applications. About Nickel Nickel is a ferromagnetic metal that is…