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GE Aviation Steps Up 3D-Printed Engine Parts

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Not just jet engines, but submersible pumps, too
Ann R. Thryft   9/16/2014 1:36:51 PM
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If anyone is going to make 3D printing part of their internal manufacturing operations, it's got to be GE. Not only is GE Aviation doing all, this R&D -- which will soon become P (production) -- but GE is also developing 3DP technology for use in some of its other operations. For example, the oil & gas division is piloting the use of 3D printing for manufacturing submersible pumps, with full production expected next year.

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