Thermwood Announces Vertical Layer Printing

  Thermwood has released a Vertical Layer Printing (VLP) option for its LSAM (Large Scale Additive Manufacturing) machines. This option allows parts to be printed which are as long as the machine table itself. It does this by adding a second moving table, mounted perpendicular to the Read More »

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Boeing and Thermwood Partnership to Demonstrate New 3D Printing Technology

  Boeing and Thermwood Corporation have employed additive manufacturing technology to produce a large, single-piece tool for the 777X program.  The project is demonstrating that additive manufacturing is ready to produce production quality tooling for the aerospace industry. Thermwood used a Large Scale Additive Manufacturing Read More »

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Thermwood – Additive Manufacturing Becoming a Disruptive Force in Marine Tooling

By Thermwood Corporation Dale, IN – October 18,2017:  A 3D printed boat hull pattern, from which fiberglass boat hull molds are made, has been completed using a near net shape additive manufacturing process and then successfully used to produce a production capable fiberglass mold in Read More »

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Strangpresse Exclusively Licenses ORNL Extruder Tech for High-Volume Additive Manufacturing

By Sara Shoemaker | ORNL News OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 12, 2017 – Ohio-based Strangpresse has exclusively licensed additive manufacturing-related extruder technology from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) that can quickly print hundreds of pounds of polymer material. The ORNL inventions Read More »

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Thermwood Unveils New 3D Print Head Design

  Dale, IN – May 23, 2017: Thermwood Corporation has unveiled a new design for the print head on its Large Scale Additive Manufacturing (LSAM) systems. This new “Universal” design print head can be equipped with any of three interchangeable “Melt Cores”. The print head Read More »

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Thermwood Signs Agreement with Navy’s FRC East

Dale, IN – December 20, 2016:Thermwood Corporation of Dale, Indiana has signed a formal Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with Fleet Readiness Center East located at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., and part of the Naval Air Systems Command, to conduct a two-year, Read More »

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Thermwood Adds Thermographic Imaging to its Additive Manufacturing Machines

  Dale, IN – November 29 2016: — Thermwood has added thermographic imaging as a standard feature on its LSAM (Large Scale Additive Manufacturing) systems. This addition makes it easier to adjust and control the printing process, resulting in the best possible printed structures. In Read More »

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Thermwood Announces 3D Additive Manufacturing Program – Names New Machines “LSAM”

  Dale, IN August 31st 2016: — Thermwood Corporation, located in Southern Indiana, manufactures a broad yet extensive line of CNC Routers has announced it is now offering a line of Additive Manufacturing Systems for the production of large to very large reinforced thermoplastic composite Read More »

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Awarded Defense Contract for Large Scale Additive Manufacturing

  SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp (NYSE:GY) company, was recently awarded a contract by Wright-Patterson Air Force Base through the Defense Production Act Title III Office for large-scale additive manufacturing development and demonstration. The contract will secure multiple Read More »

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