additive process


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additive process

n
(Photography) a photographic process in which the desired colours are produced by adding together appropriate proportions of three primary colours. Compare subtractive process
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The initiative, Additive Process Technology Integration with Management and Entrepreneurship, was awarded Erasmus + funding.
These patents relate the ME2C's two-part Sorbent Enhancement Additive process for mercury removal from coal-fired power plants.
For this reason, both introductory lectures on technical processes within additive process chains and insights into current and future applications in the printing, packaging and media industries are planned.
Also, new generative software is being employed to design for the additive process and further improve performance.
The system uses resistance heating to precisely melt metal wire for an additive process that foregoes the use of metal powders.
His chief concern is about the integrity of metals formed through an additive process.
The creation of a 3-D printed object is achieved using additive processes. In an additive process an object is created by laying down successive layers of material until the object is created.
Eventually, what is now an additive process with seemingly more candidates every week will become a subtractive one, as weaker candidates flag and stronger ones gain momentum.
In this paper are presented the obtained experimental data on the research of the application of alternative materials with the additive process. The preceding testing, optimal parameters were defined for both materials: temperature and print speed, and resolution, occupancy, etc.
Via additive manufacturing, "we can make extremely lightweight parts that are, in other instances, much stronger parts due to the additive process," he said.
Designing for an additive process and using it for end-results is direct digital manufacturing and can give significant design flexibility versus subtractive technologies.
The objective is to bring the new additive process to the production stage.