Manufacturing — Layering On the Strength

By Jennifer J. Burke (burkejj@ornl.gov) | Science Writer & Communications Specialist | ORNL A team including Oak Ridge National Laboratory and University of Tennessee researchers demonstrated a novel 3D printing approach called Z-pinning that can increase the material’s strength and toughness by more than three Read More »

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ORNL — 3D Printed Tool for Building Aircraft Achieves Guinness World Records Title

by ORNL OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Aug. 29, 2016 – A 3D printed trim-and-drill tool, developed by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory to be evaluated at The Boeing Company, has received the title of largest solid 3D printed item by Guinness Read More »

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