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The benefits and weaknesses of 3 commonly used thermoplastic materials for large scale 3D printing

CEAD’s large scale 3D printing technology uses thermoplastics. Thermoplastics are plastics that, after applying a specific heat, melt and can be reformed. These thermoplastics are used to a great extent in other processes such as injection molding, plastic extrusion, rotational molding, vacuum forming and in small scale printing such as FDM (extrusion based process) and SLS (laser Sintering process). In this blog we [...]

July 12th, 2021|

CEAD launches a new model of the Robot Extruder: the E50

More than two years ago, the first robot extruders of CEAD were installed in the Netherlands. That first model, the E25, is a custom designed, high-temperature stand alone printhead dedicated for large scale 3D printing with a maximum output of 12 kg/hr . The E25 is currently installed world wide: many universities such as ETH Zurich, University of Stuttgart and Tampere University integrated [...]

June 8th, 2021|

Two problem solving insights to prevent deformation while large scale 3D printing

CEAD’s large scale 3D printing technology uses thermoplastics. Thermoplastics are plastics that, after applying a specific heat, melt and can be reformed. These thermoplastics are used to a great extent in other processes such as injection moulding, plastic extrusion, rotational moulding, vacuum forming and in small scale printing such as FDM (extrusion based process) and SLS (laser Sintering process). For larger parts, thermoplastics [...]

June 7th, 2021|

How thermoplastics increase sustainability in composite production

More and more companies are focusing on sustainability and circularity. In the composite production branche, this equals a shift from the use of thermoset materials to thermoplastic materials. Thermoplastic materials bring benefits for both the environment and your company, and are more sustainable and circulair than other materials. Read on to find out more about the research and what the benefits are for [...]

June 4th, 2021|

Event: Formnext in Frankfurt, 16th – 19th November 2021

At the end of the year, we have the pleasure to attend a live event again. From November 16th - 19th, 2021, we will be in Frankfurt at the Formnext event. You can meet us there, get more information about our solutions or chat about a collaboration. About Formnext As the leading industry platform for additive manufacturing and industrial 3D printing, Formnext is [...]

May 20th, 2021|

CEAD and Belotti making large-scale additive and subtractive manufacturing accessible for the industry

A strategic partnership between CEAD and Belotti is established to combine the expertise of additive and subtractive manufacturing into one solution. The acquired know-how and experiences in both fields, combined with the innovative drive of both companies, is the strong basis of the partnership. Belotti S.p.A., is a 40-year experienced leader in the design, manufacturing, marketing and sales of 3 and 5 axis [...]

April 7th, 2021|

Digital twin Siemens AM Experience Center with CEAD AM Flexbot goes live

The Siemens Additive Manufacturing Experience Center Siemens launched a digital version of its populair Additive Manufacturing Experience Center (AMEC). The AMEC, based in Erlangen, Germany, has attracted thousands of visitors since 2019. Since the Covid pandemic, face-to-face meetings remain a challange. And that is why Siemens has now launched a digital twin! The launch was a succes. Dr. Karsten Heuser, Vice [...]

February 15th, 2021|

CEAD at FUTURE COMPOSITE MANUFACTURING – AFP & AM symposium

AM Flexbot including CNC milling, DFC and increased build volume In September the Chair of Carbon Composites (LCC) at Technical Universyty of Munich (TUM) hosted the virtual symposium "FUTURE COMPOSITE MANUFACTURING – AFP & AM". The symposium reviewed composites R&D capabilities at both TUM and ANU, as well as completed and ongoing projects with industrial partners including AFPT, Airbus, BMW, CEAD, [...]

November 30th, 2020|
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