Thursday, 29 May 2014

3D Printed Parts for Aerospace and Defense

3D Printed Parts for Aerospace and Defense
3D printing has become a worldwide rage and this technology has printed a wide range of products from guns to houses. This technology has a lot of benefits and now the aerospace and defense industry is planning to use this technology to cut costs and increase effectiveness.  The foundation of traditional printing technique has moved by the introduction of 3D printing because it uses the additive manufacturing by using some layers of a metal to print an object.

The user should send a blue print to the printer and final product is printed with the help of 3D printers with the help of different material and no wastage at all. No wastage at all saves the company’s money and time to make trial for patterns. The technologists say that the flying parts are printed with the help of 3D printer. The printers are now cost efficient and less expensive and so the Aerospace and Defense industry are using the technology to make some critical and complex parts like the brackets and tools that are fitted to the satellites and jet fighters. These advanced parts for the aircraft engines are now printed with the help of these 3D printers. Prototyping is now a trusted source in design verification and testing. 3D Systems have now entered the world of aerospace and defense by printing parts for them and the highly efficient 3D printers have the ability to print these parts which have reduce weight and improve their efficiency. This challenge was impossible through the traditional manufacturing methods and thus the 3D printing technology has proved a boon in the aerospace and defense industry. The 3D printers are also very perfect in printing the replacement parts that is done on demand which replaces the expensive aerospace and defense parts with the 3D printed parts. The on demand printing of these parts saves time and money on the inventory.