Accession Number:

AD1029454

Title:

Metals Additive Manufacturing. Great Promise in Mitigating Shortages but Some Risks Remain

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article

Corporate Author:

Institute for Defense Analyses Alexandria

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2016-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Additive manufacturing AM is revolutionizing the way parts are designed and manufactured, shrinking development and delivery cycle times, and yielding improved performance at a lower cost per part.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Printing and Graphic Arts

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE