Additive Industries introduces the MetalFab 300 Flex on-demand flexible build area

June 27, 2024

The new MetalFab 300 Flex is coupled with a unique build platform that enables users to increase the build area on-demand (Courtesy Additive Industries)
The new MetalFab 300 Flex is coupled with a unique build platform that enables users to increase the build area on-demand (Courtesy Additive Industries)

Additive Industries, headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, unveiled its new MetalFab 300 Flex metal Additive Manufacturing machine at RAPID + TCT 2024. The MetalFab 300 Flex is coupled with a unique build platform that enables users increase the build area on-demand, said to be the first of its kind in the industry.

Designed as a cost-effective entry package, the MetalFab 300 Flex has two full-field 500-watt lasers that can access every corner of a flexible build envelope. The baseline build area is 300 x 300 x 400 mm, with the ability to flex access to a larger 420 x 420 x 400 mm envelope on-demand.

THE WORLD OF METAL AM TO YOUR INBOX
Subscribe to our weekly newsletter
Sign up

The MetalFab 300 Flex is specifically designed to simplify the adoption process for new market entrants, across industries such as automotive, defence, energy including oil and gas, semiconductor, and industrials. Its integrated powder handling and unique flexibility is expected to lower the barrier to entry, making it ideal for companies seeking to manage their financial and technical risk as they embrace and develop metal AM, states Additive Industries.

“At Additive Industries, we are proud to lead the way in making metal Additive Manufacturing more accessible and affordable,” stated Mark Massey, CEO at Additive Industries. “The MetalFab 300 Flex which is based on our proven metal PBF technology is designed to help our customers manage their technical and financial risk as they grow their AM business. It is specifically aimed at customers who need to be able to build both small and large parts but without incurring the upfront expense of a large printer.”

www.additiveindustries.com

Download Metal AM magazine

About Metal Additive Manufacturing magazine

Metal AM magazine, published quarterly in digital and print formats, is read by a rapidly expanding international audience.

Our audience includes component manufacturers, end-users, materials and equipment suppliers, analysts, researchers and more.

In addition to providing extensive industry news coverage, Metal AM magazine is known for exclusive, in-depth articles and technical reports.

Our focus is the entire metal AM process from design to application.

Each issue is available as an easy-to-navigate digital edition and a high-quality print publication.

In the latest issue of Metal AM magazine

Download PDF
 

Extensive AM industry news coverage, as well as the following exclusive deep-dive articles:

  • BMW Group: Laying the foundations for the application of metal Additive Manufacturing in the automotive industry
  • Predicting the metal Additive Manufacturing market – and breaking the hype cycle
  • China’s thriving metal Additive Manufacturing industry: An outsider’s perspective
  • Enhancing the productivity of Additive Manufacturing facilities through PBF-LB automation
  • Award-winning metal AM parts from the MPIF’s 2024 Design Excellence Awards
  • Performance of eddy currents for the in-situ detection of defects during PBF-LB metal AM

The world of metal AM to your inbox

Don't miss any new issue of Metal AM magazine, and get the latest industry news. Sign up to our twice weekly newsletter.

Sign up

Looking for AM machines, metal powders or part manufacturing services?

Discover suppliers of these and more in our comprehensive advertisers’ index and buyer’s guide, available in the back of Metal AM magazine.

  • AM machines
  • Process monitoring & calibration
  • Heat treatment & sintering
  • HIP systems & services
  • Pre- & post-processing technology
  • Powders, powder production and analysis
  • Part manufacturers
  • Consulting, training & market data
View online

Discover our magazine archive…

The free to access Metal Additive Manufacturing magazine archive offers unparalleled insight into the world of metal Additive Manufacturing from a commercial and technological perspective through:

  • Reports on visits to leading metal AM part manufacturers and industry suppliers
  • Articles on technology and application trends
  • Information on materials developments
  • Reviews of key technical presentations from the international conference circuit
  • International industry news

All past issues are available to download as free PDFs or view in your browser.

Browse the archive

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap