The 3D Printing Handbook

HK$388.00

If you’re a professional looking to master the key aspects of 3D printing, this book is for you.

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Description

“A much-needed resource for designers and engineers at any level of experience to better understand [3D printing] technology.”

Sarah Goehrke
3dprint.com

“An impressive job capturing the most important elements of 3D printing in an easy to understand and visually dynamic manner.”

Michael Molitch-Hou
engineering.com

“3D Hubs draw on the thousands of 3D printing hours they have clocked up and bring this experience to the reader.”

Michael Petch
3dprintingindustry.com

“Whether you are a novice or a well-aged veteran, you will certainly find many things you don't yet know in this book”

Kerry Stevenson
fabbaloo.com

What's Inside

  • Insights into the mechanism behind all major 3D printing technologies
  • An understanding of the benefits and limitations of each technology
  • Decision making tools for technology selection
  • Actionable design advice and guidelines
  • Industry case studies from world-leading brands

 

Table of Contents

Part One – 3D Printing Technologies & Materials

  • Overview of 3D Printing
  • Material Extrusion – FFF
  • VAT Polymerization – SLA/DLP
  • Powder Bed Fusion (Polymers) – SLS
  • Material Jetting – Material Jetting, DOD
  • Binder Jetting
  • Powder Bed Fusion (Metals) – DMLS/SLM, EBM
  • Decision making tools

Part Two – Designing for 3D Printing

  • General design and considerations for 3D printing
  • Description of 3D printed features
  • Designing for FFF
  • Designing for SLA/DLP
  • Designing for SLS
  • Designing for Material Jetting
  • Designing for Binder Jetting
  • Designing for DMLS/SLM
  • Design rules summary table

Part Three – Applications of 3D Printing

  • Tools for producing 3D designs
  • Applications of FFF
  • Applications of SLA/DLP
  • Applications of SLS
  • Applications of Material Jetting
  • Applications of Binder Jetting
  • Applications of DMLS/SLM