LASER SINTERING CASE STUDIES

Laser sintering technology allows the manufacture of parts with complex geometries which are impossible to achieve with traditional technologies. It also enables the optimization of parts and manufacturing processes, making possible a multitude of improvements, some of which are presented here.

AIRBUS HELICOPTER : CABIN VENTILATION DISTRIBUTOR

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Industrie: Aerospace and defense

Solution: Plastic Laser Sintering & polyamide powder PA12

Design of a cabin ventilation distributor, suitable for additive manufacturing as 1 part, originally made by using a composite of 7 separate parts, with a decrease in the manufacturing time and significant per-part savings.

 

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PRESENTATION MODELS FOR INDUSTRIAL TRADE SHOWS

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Industrie: Design

Solution: Plastic Laser Sintering & polyamide powder PA12

Optimization of presentation models, adapted to to meet the requirements for 3D printing, and expertise on the different manufacturing technologies.

 

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SOGECLAIR: PROSPECTIVE STUDY – ENGINE PYLON

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Industrie: Aerospace and defense

Solution: Plastic Laser Sintering & polyamide powder PA12

Designing a 1/8th-scale prototype of the engine pylon with a reduction in the number of parts and an in weight for the needs of a prospective study for Sogeclair Aerospace.

 

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ECA GROUP UAV IT180-60 : ELECTRIC MOTOR COOLING FAN

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Industrie: Aerospace and defense

Solution: Plastic Laser Sintering & polyamide powder PA12 with matt black finishing

Optimization of the electric motor cooling fan in the drone using laser sintering technology.

 

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ECA GROUP: HUMANOID ROBOTS FOR DEFENSE & SECURITY

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Industrie: Aerospace and defense

Solution: Plastic Laser Sintering & fire retardant polyamide powder PA12

Prospective studies to design selective laser sintering prototypes of humanoid robots in the fields of defense and security, biped or quadruped to assist, support and rescue teams during their missions.

 

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