Proposed ASTM Additive Manufacturing Standard Will Offer Mechanical Testing Guidelines

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 26, 2015—ASTM International Committee F42 on Additive Manufacturing Technologies is working on a standard that will be used to evaluate mechanical properties for additively manufactured materials. The standard (WK49229, Guide for Anisotropy Effects in Mechanical Properties of AM Parts) will Read More »

ASTM Logo (Image courtesy of ASTM International)

ASTM-Proposed Standard Will Support Interlaboratory Collaboration in Additive Manufacturing

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 13, 2015—A proposed new ASTM International standard will describe how to plan and conduct an interlaboratory study involving additive manufacturing processes or materials. The standard (WK49230, Guide for Conducting Round Robin Studies for Additive Manufacturing) will focus on how to Read More »

ASTM Logo (Image courtesy of ASTM International)

ASTM-Dr. Brent Stucker of 3DSIM Joins ASTM International Board of Directors

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., January 8, 2015—Brent Stucker, Ph.D., chief executive officer and a co-founder of 3DSIM LLC, a company focused on commercializing algorithms for predictive modeling of additive manufacturing (3D printing) processes, has been named a director on the ASTM board. Stucker is former and Read More »

ASTM Logo (Image courtesy of ASTM International)

ASTM International-New Powder Bed Fusion Specification Approved by ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Committee

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., August 27, 2014—A new ASTM International standard for powder bed fusion of plastic materials will provide a common set of terms and definitions, best practices and practices to facilitate ordering and delivery of parts. ASTM F3091, Specification for Powder Bed Fusion of Read More »

Additive Manufacturing News AM