Ascent Aerospace Invests in Additive Manufacturing

Santa Ana, CA – July 12, 2019 Ascent Aerospace, a leading provider of aerospace tooling systems, factory automation and integration solutions, is excited to announce its recent investment of a Large Scale Additive Manufacturing (LSAM) machine from Thermwood Corporation, a technology leader and manufacturer of Read More »

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Thermwood and Bell 3D Print Helicopter Blade Mold

    A joint venture program between Thermwood and Bell has pushed the limits of 3D printing, resulting in what Thermwood believes is the largest 3D printed autoclave capable tool ever made. A common limiting factor within aerospace development programs is expensive, long-lead time tooling. Bell, Read More »

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TAHOE Boats Newest Design Uses Thermwood 3D Printed Tooling

  TAHOE Boats, Springfield, MO. formally announced the all-new, revolutionary T16 boat design, engineered with families in mind. Using innovative technology, the T16 delivers an unprecedented lightweight design and affordability with an uncompromising commitment to quality and performance. One factor that made this boat possible Read More »

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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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Thermwood Adds Important New Features to its LSAM Print3D Additive Manufacturing Software

  Dale, IN – June 7, 2017: Thermwood has added significant new capabilities to its LSAM Print3D additive manufacturing software. Thermwood’s software is a true CAD based slicing software which operates within Mastercam to generate additive printing programs for Thermwood’s Large Scale Additive Manufacturing systems. Unlike most 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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