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More on the paper 3D-printed drone

More details on the “Sky Printer” unmanned drone (reported here 28th June). The electric-powered UAV is 1.65m long with a 1.5m wingspan. It can carry communications gear and a camera. Its 26 parts (including the wheels) are made from paper, … Continue reading

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Security for Boeing’s 3D printing

There are several Israeli companies (see here) using 3D printers to print airplane parts and many more globally. Now Israel’s Assembrix has been contracted by Boeing to protect Boeing’s intellectual property during the 3D print manufacturing of parts. https://www.timesofisrael.com/boeing-signs-accord-with-israeli-startup-that-secures-3d-printing-of-parts/

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Printing parts for Airbus

Israel’s Stratasys announced that Airbus has standardized on its ULTEM 9085 3D printing material for the production of flight parts for its A350 XWB aircraft. http://blog.stratasys.com/2016/10/20/airbus-additive-manufacturing-ultem-9085/

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3D printers refurbish Israeli planes

Israel Air Forces’ Aerial Maintenance Unit is using 3D printers to print aircraft parts in order to keep 30-year-old planes flying.  The technology has attracted original manufacturers Boeing and Lockheed to see how the upgrades can make the planes perform … Continue reading

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