Tag Archives: Selective Laser Sintering

Solid Concepts has manufactured the World’s First 3D Printed Metal Gun

3D-Printed Metal Gun

Solid Concepts has manufactured the world’s first 3D Printed Metal Gun using a laser sintering process and powdered metals. The gun functions beautifully and has already handled 50 rounds of successful firing. It is composed of 33 17-4 Stainless Steel and Inconel 625 components, and decked with a Selective Laser Sintered (SLS) carbon-fiber filled nylon hand grip. The successful production ... Read More »

Skanska leads 3D printing on the City of London building

Skanska 3D Printing

Skanska, a world leading project development and construction group, uses 3D printing technology in the construction of its £50m Bevis Marks development in the City of London.   A Skanska-built office project has achieved an industry first by taking 3D printing out of the research labs and into a live project environment. The 6 Bevis Marks project boasts 3D printed cladding “shrouds”, ... Read More »