Additive manufacturing as a growing global industry


Doroshenko V.
UDC 621.744.072.2


The review describes the metal castings production using 3D-technologies. Some new ways of materials 3D-processing that are additive processes and represent the next step in environmental resource-saving production are mentioned. The examples of complex design patterns and casting with optimal combination of materials, durability and attractive appearance are shown. The described 3D high-tech processes expand the existing range of metal products and the possibility of its production.


3D-technology, reducing metal, additive manufacturing, engineering castings, 3D-printer, computer simulation, Lost Foam Casting


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