Rapid Prototyping in the Polymer and Rubber Industries
8 June 2012 - University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth
The Materials KTN and the Rubber in Engineering Group organised this event to explore the role of additive manufacturing (also known as rapid prototyping) in the polymer and rubber industries. Facilities were demonstrated together with a number of short presentations.
The presentations from the event are available for members of the Materials KTN Polymers Sector to download. If you are not already a member of the Polymers Sector, please join the network by clicking on the 'Join this Group' link in the top image banner. Membership is FREE.
- Dr Krassimir Dotchev / Dr Zhongyi Zhang (University of Portsmouth) – Developing Prototyping and Composites at the University of Portsmouth
- Nigel Bunt (HK Rapid Prototyping Ltd) - Objet 3D Printers: Prototyping Rubber and Flexible Materials
- Graham Bennett (CRDM Ltd) - The Benefits of Using Additive Layer Manufacturing in Metals for the Production of Injection Mould Tools
- Stuart Offer (3T RPD Ltd) - Additive Manufacturing for Production Components
For more information about this event please contact Dr Sally Beken.
The event was held in collaboration with: