GenSwiss' turning tools are capable
of cutting grooves to the thickness of human hair (.0019 inch) and up to .108
inch with cutting edge repeatability within .0004 inches. Available from stock,
the UTILIS Multidec 1600 series micro grooving and turning tools can handle
both prototypes and production work. Designed for the smallest Swiss machines,
the1600 series tools are ground from premium carbide grades for enhanced tool
life in the toughest materials.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.