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As Seen In Automotive Design & Production

Additive @ Ford
Here’s a look at how additive technology is being thought of—and used— at Ford.

Parts Integration & Performance Achieved with PA-Based Part
Air intake manifold with an integrated liquid charged air cooler developed by Volkswagen and Röchling Automotive uses Akulon polyamide from DSM.

Rapid Prototyping: Rapidly Getting Stronger
When it comes to rapid prototyping (RP), there are a variety of available systems, but one statement holds true across them: “Materials are critical,” says Mervyn Rudgley, senior director for product development at 3D Systems (Valencia, CA). And when it comes to equipment, size matters, and for some, smaller is better.