Tech Trends Podcast

Join AMT’s intelli-gents, Ben and Steve, and geek out over the latest tech.

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AMT Tech Trends: For Export Only

AMT Tech Trends: For Export Only Steve’s car’s blood (oil) test returned negative for abuse, so more track days will come in 2023! Ben had a blast at the Tech Departments end of year trip to the gun range...

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AMT Tech Trends: Slow Down And Savor

AMT Tech Trends: Slow Down And Savor Steve is so abusive to his car that he has his oil mass spectrometry analyzed every 30,000 miles. Ben wants to go to the range and shoot. Stephen announces a new robotic arm that he will buy for the testbed and is waiting for a quote...

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AMT Tech Trends: Year Of The Word

AMT Tech Trends: Year Of The Word Steve opens with his adventure getting his motorcycle suspension tuned and tailored to his weight. Ben introduces the 2022 Oxford dictionary word of the year, then transitions to ultrasonic propulsion, and then the superiority of WiFi 6 over 5G ...

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AMT Tech Trends: High Steaks

AMT Tech Trends: High Steaks Steve’s solved a steak problem. Ben shares some alternative (read: better) thanksgiving dish ideas. Benjamin then announces that MIT’s solution to a bad algorithm was to solve a differential equation ...

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AMT Tech Trends: Lean Meat

AMT Tech Trends: Lean Meat Steve is going to a manufacturing industry adjacent tradeshow that he and Ben have been trying to get into for a long time; Ben will for sure go next year (2024), though. Stephen also talks about how it felt to cut the first part off the new testbed CNC...

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AMT Tech Trends: Hot Giardiniera

AMT Tech Trends: Hot Giardiniera Ben and Steve are done with the fallout from hurricane Ian and are almost ready to welcome some snow. Benjamin is excited about a new aluminum alloy. Stephen talks about a high-speed extrusion head that can lay down a kilo of printed polymer per hour.

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AMT Tech Trends: Settled Dust

AMT Tech Trends: Settled Dust Ben and Steve have returned home from IMTS2022 and discuss their IMTS postpartum depression. Benjamin tries to go over eight critical takeaways from IMTS 2022 without interruption. Stephen ensures his failure with his drooling over ultrasonic additive.

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AMT Tech Trends: Packing Up

AMT Tech Trends: Packing Up Ben and Steve are packing up for IMTS2022 and discuss their packing strategies. Benjamin introduces an article on robot risk assessment. Stephen talks about an aftermarket air filter for consumer polymer 3D printers ...

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