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By Stephen LaMarcaApr 30, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #156

Robotics evolving at a rapid pace. Homogenizing material properties of AM parts. Composite bridge building. Pattern based statical tools. 3D printed buildings. Here's the latest tech article roundup from this week's Tech Report.

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By Stephen LaMarcaApr 30, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #157

A new generation of startups wants to disrupt the way houses are built by automating production with industrial 3D printers. 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, uses machines to deposit thin layers of plastic, metal, concrete and...

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By Benjamin MosesApr 23, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #155

Robotics evolving at a rapid pace. Homogenizing material properties of AM parts. Composite bridge building. Pattern based statical tools. 3D printed buildings. Here's the latest tech article roundup from this week's Tech Report.

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By Benjamin MosesApr 16, 2021

AMT Tech Trends: Pole Position

Episode 47: Stephen fully discloses the copious amounts of fun he had on the pole at his best friend’s bachelor party. Pole position that is, because they went karting! He also announces his lust to learn more about machine tool cutting fluids.

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By Stephen LaMarcaApr 16, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #154

What ever happened to hydrogen fuel cell cars? Toyota’s (micro)chip on their shoulder – and in their inventory reserves. Averting robo-dog supremacy. Robots coming of age. Additively manufacturing gun barrels.

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By Stephen LaMarcaMar 30, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #152

Additive subtracts costs. Implementing automation and the details that aren’t automatically addressed. The machine vision community offers some clarity on future challenges and more. Recycling powder for additive. Standards make the digital twin real.

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By Benjamin MosesMar 26, 2021

AMT Tech Trends: Silicon Rally

Episode 46: Benjamin and Stephen actually managed to keep an episode under a half hour for once! Steve jumps right into the global silicon shortage. Ben discusses how to assess the value of investing in robotics and automation.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterMar 19, 2021

ATI Sensor Goes to Mars!

Engineers at ATI Industrial Automation are used to designing sensors for tough conditions, but nothing compares to Mars’ subzero surface temperatures and rugged terrain.

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By Gail McGrewFeb 25, 2021

Latest Version of the MTConnect Standard Contains New Data Items for Additive Manufacturing, Robotic

In September 2020, the MTConnect® Institute released Version 1.6.0 of the MTConnect standard, the free, open industry terminology or “semantic vocabulary” for discrete manufacturing. The new version includes several important updates...

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