AM’s ‘Sweet Spot’ for Trailer Manufacturing in High Complexity, Low Quantity Parts

Published by , February 7, 2017 12:16 pm

(TrailerBodyBuilders) Dubi Finklshtein with Javelin Technologies said at a recent trailer forum that the sweet spot for additive manufacturing in truck/trailer manufacturing is in producing high complexity, low quantity parts. Specialty end-use parts, along with tooling are among the other common applications. By being able to produce parts on demand, additive manufacturing promises to transform workflows.
“Any company involved in the design and manufacture of physical products using 3D software or 3D content can also use 3D printing,” he said. Uses include concept modeling, functional prototyping, manufacturing, high end prototyping, manufacturing support and production.

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