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An investigation towards developing capability profiles of rapid prototyping technologies with a focus on 3D-printing
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Rapid prototyping (RP) technologies have expanded vastly over recent years. With the advent of new materials along with new processes, each technology has been contributing to the diversities in different ...
Development of a process chain for digital design and manufacture of patient-specific intervertebral disc implants with matching endplate geometries
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Back pain is a common concern amongst a growing population of people across the world today, where in most cases the pain can become unbearable resulting in major lifestyle adjustments. Seventy to eighty ...
Improvements in the capability profile of 3-D printing : an update
(Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2014-08)
Knowledge about the capabilities of a production system is an important issue. The three-dimensional (3-D) printing (drop-on-bed) process has become a well-established Additive Manufacturing (AM) technology. Initially ...