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A Guide to Multi-Material 3D Printing

Jacob Rindler (Lead Additive Manufacturing Engineer, Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence)

Location: 209B

Date: Tuesday, February 11

Time: 1:15pm - 2:00pm

Track: 3D Printing Innovation Summit: Materials Trends: Metals, Ceramics, Multi-Materials, and More

Vault Recording: TBD

Now that additive manufacturing has become more mainstream, manufacturers are working with different materials in the same build in order to achieve different, more complex parts, and even better end goals, including — but certainly not limited to — meeting or exceeding the current performance of products. Topics covered in this session include:

  • The newest materials lending themselves to 3D printing
  • Determining the best materials and machines to use
  • Getting started with multi-material 3D printing
  • Cost factors