Monthly Archives: June 2020

Optimizing Optical Instruments with Additive Manufacturing

June 19 2020

In the last decade, the optical instrumentation for space and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) platforms has been optimized in order to reduce the mass and volume of the equipment. In order to meet this specific goal, it was critical to develop new innovative systems taking advantage of new manufacturing methods.… Read more >

Sinto America Completes Another Turn-key, Foundry Engineering & Consulting Project

Grand Ledge, MI June 22, 2020

Sinto America is excited to announce they have successfully completed designing a turn-key, foundry engineering and consulting project on the east coast for a heavy equipment manufacturer. This is the latest of thousands of successful engineering, design and complete turn-key solutions Sinto America has been providing to foundries for over fifty years.… Read more >

Ferroloy Purchases Third FDNX-1 Molding Machine and Sand Feeder

Grand Ledge, MI – June 18, 2020

Summary:  Ferroloy, an iron foundry located in Wichita, Kansas, recently purchased their third Sinto FNDX-1 Flaskless Molding Machine.

About Ferroloy:  Ferroloy began operations in 1950 and have since grown to be one of the leading foundries in Kansas, manufacturing ductile iron castings and gray iron castings for agricultural machinery, industrial equipment, hydraulic valves & cylinders, construction equipment and industrial valves.… Read more >

Additive Manufacturing of Ceramics for Biomedical Applications

June 2, 2020 3DCeram Sinto USA

3DCERAM leverages stereolithography (SLA) 3D printing technology for more than 10 years to manufacture custom-made or small series of bone substitutes (intervertebral cages and tibial osteotomy wedges) and cranial or jawbone implants. This technology is able to produce ceramic components layer by layer using a laser which polymerizes a paste composed of photosensitive resin and ceramic.… Read more >

The potential for mass customization with ceramic AM

3DCeram’s C100 EASY and C3600 ULTIMATE offer an alternative to mass production

June 2, 2020, Tess Boissonneault

We are living through a time that is uniquely challenging. The COVID-19 pandemic brought much of the world to a standstill, and has forced us to question many things.… Read more >