Faster Processing with 3D Printing

“It seems strange to think about now, but previously, we doubted we could justify our own 3D printing,” says Adam Anaforian, general manager at Plastic-Metals Technologies, Inc. Now, PMT has two 3ntr industrial 3D printers running around the clock and through the weekends to generate hundreds of identical tooling components. PMT uses the printers to create fixtures for coating plastic parts in thin metal films. Their markets are highly demanding: medical, aerospace, automotive, and more.

Best of all, now Process Engineer Victor Figueroa has the time to innovate and improve processes more and repair old tooling less.

Read the full story at Additive Manufacturing magazine.