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Technology
By Benjamin MosesOct 15, 2021

Simulations: Value-Add and a Step Toward Digital Twins

The quality and fidelity of simulation have evolved so dramatically that many manufacturers don’t even know what is possible to accomplish using simulation.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaOct 15, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #180

Additive’s Impact on Space Exploration. Virtual Robot Obstacle Courses. Bipedal Robot Can Fly and Skateboard. Complex Vehicle-Painting Robot Arms. Acrylic or Gel?

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaOct 08, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #179

Additive interview with sigma labs. Why can’t we all just get along?! Called it back at IMTS 2018: industrial robots will become dummy cheap! Yamaha robotics?! Thread-cutting FAQ.

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Intelligence
By Christopher DownsOct 05, 2021

Why Are AMT Members Going to AMT’s MFG Meeting + The MTForecast Conference?

At AMT’s MFG Meeting + The MTForecast conference, Nov. 2-5, 2021, in Denver, Colorado, you’ll hear from some very intelligent and passionate speakers about economic, marketing, and technology trends tailored for the advanced manufacturing industry.

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Intelligence
By Bonnie GurneyOct 01, 2021

In-Person MT Series Coming to a Region Near You

We’re co-producing with SME, the MT Series in-person. Tailored to each area, the 4 regional manufacturing shows are HOUSTEX, Oct. 5-7, Houston; EASTEC, Oct. 19-21, West Springfield; SOUTHTEC, Oct. 26-28, Greenville; and WESTEC, Nov. 16-18, Long Beach.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanOct 01, 2021

IMTS 2022: One Year Out

The theme for IMTS 2022 is Digital Manufacturing. Implemented. As manufacturers around the world wrestle with supply chain and workforce challenges, they are increasingly searching and adopting digital manufacturing practices and products.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaOct 01, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #178

Radditive. Additive army helmets. Who’s the best at making EV batteries? Smaller chips means more chips. How much of a concern is the uncanny valley?

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 27, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Mexico

The Mexican car market is equally as large as it is varied. Forty-two different makers have representation in the market, having produced over 400 models, making Mexico one of the most diverse automobile markets in the world.

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Technology
By Benjamin MosesAug 16, 2021

AMT Tech Trends: Made On Earth

Ben and Steve wrap up their thoughts on the Tokyo Olympics. Stephen starts a discussion with Benjamin regarding “made in the USA.” Ben transitions to cybersecurity and cyber-physical attacks on the manufacturing industry.

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Technology
By Carlos MorteraAug 16, 2021

Mold and Die Manufacturing — Dawning of a New Industry in Mexico, Part I

I am certain that you’re well acquainted with the worldwide consumption of mold, dies, and fixtures, but did you know it is expected to reach $368 billion by 2026?

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