Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2017

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A P R O P E R T Y O F : REGISTER TODAY! TO REGISTER AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: OCTOBER 19 11:00 AM ET Classic Car Meets Future Technology: VW Pickup Mark I Fitted with 3D-printed aluminum Front-end Structure EVENT DESCRIPTION Altair, APWORKS, csi entwicklungstechnik, EOS GmbH, GERG, and Heraeus have used the front-end structure of a classic VW Pickup to demonstrate the potential of industrial metal Additive Manufacturing within the automotive industry. The structure is very light, stable, and, at the same time, features a high degree of functional integration. In this joint development project known as 3i-PRINT, the involved companies covered every development step of the process, from design, simulation, optimization and manufacturing to post production of the part. From conceptual design to final vehicle, the project was completed in only nine months. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN • Simulation and design process chain and tools • Dimensioning and preparation for 3D printing • Material usage and printing technology PRESENTED BY SPEAKERS Stefan Herrmann Master of Engineering csi entwicklungstechnik GmbH Webinar Dr.-Ing Armin Widhammer Head of Engineering at Airbus APWORKS GmbH

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