Rapid Prototyping Technology: Selection and Application

Rapid Prototyping Technology: Selection and Application

by Kenneth Cooper, Cooper Cooper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824702611

ISBN-13: 9780824702618

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Proceeding from rapid prototyping (RP) fundamentals and advancing to s Create more accurate prototypes from computer-aided design (CAD) model Promoting design and manufacturing techniques Written from an expert m achine operator's perspective and containing numerous photographs, tab les, convenient vendor references, and a reading list, Rapid Prototypi ng

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Proceeding from rapid prototyping (RP) fundamentals and advancing to s Create more accurate prototypes from computer-aided design (CAD) model Promoting design and manufacturing techniques Written from an expert m achine operator's perspective and containing numerous photographs, tab les, convenient vendor references, and a reading list, Rapid Prototypi ng Technology fulfills the reference needs of mechanical, manufacturin g, materials, plastics, software, computer, design, quality, and relia bility engineers; and production and operations managers in manufactur ing; and serves as an essential text for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824702618
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Series:
Mechanical Engineering Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

What is rapid prototyping?. Part 1 Concept modellers: the JP system 5; ballistic particle manufacturing; the model maker series; multi jet modelling; 3d printing, Z402; the Genisys modeller. Part 2 Functional modellers: fuse deposition modelling; laminated object manufacturing; stereolithography; selective laser sintering; laser engineered net shaping; 3d printing - pro-metal; other functional RP systems. Part 2 Secondary RP applications: casting processes; rapid tooling; reverse engineering; case study - RP used in wind tunnel tests; case study - RP investment casting study. Part 3 International RP systems: RP in Israel; RP in Japan; RP in Europe; RP in China; Appendix A - RP system cross reference chart; appendix B - the direction of the RP industry; appendix C -recommended RP texts.

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