The ACCUFLASH(reg)-S3 6 ft(super3) cryogenic shotblast machine can of deflashing up to 100 lbs of rubber or plastic parts per cycle. Features include a menu-driven computer control unit that can be linked to technical and engineering support via modem, automatic cycle operation, and a closed-loop cryogenic system that reduces moisture problems. The machine's parts barrel, which is inside a sealed cryogenic chamber, changes angles and rotation direction during deflashing. Media is projected by a 12-inch impeller.
AGA Gas Inc., Box 94737, Cleveland, OH 44101, FAX (216) 642-4302.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
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