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Showcases on the application area "Equipment manufacturing"


Published on
January 3, 2018

3D printer for technical ceramics

3D printed ceramic components are in demand on the market, but there are only a few 3D printers that meet the high component requirements. Therefore, ZHAW developed a prototype of a 3D ceramic printer based on microextrusion with subsequent sintering.


Published on
August 16, 2016

Thin-walled cover for microforce sensor for nano-newtons

The component combines the strengths of additive manufacturing with the traditional post processing. Thin wall thickness, freedom of design, precise guides, highest surface quality and a marketable price in quantities of 500-1000 pcs/year.


Published on
June 28, 2016

Concept Tool

The concept tool is a prototype of an advanced drilling machine that sets a benchmark about what can be achieved today through state of the art 3D printing in terms of development and manufacturing.

Suppliers with competences on the application area "Equipment manufacturing"

BSF Bünter AG

Grenzenlose Möglichkeiten dank Additiver Fertigung von Metall in Kombination mit mechanischer Bearbeitung!

Ecoparts AG

AM Dienstleister in Metall - seit mehr als 10 Jahren

ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, Additive Fertigung

Die School of Engineering der ZHAW als eine der grössten technischen Fachhochschulen der Schweiz bietet der Industrie eine Plattform „Additive Fertigung“, um sich mit den Veränderungen und Herausforderungen dieser Technologie auseinanderzusetzen.

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Mobility (automotive, aerospace)

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