TCT Japan

January 29, 2020

January 29, 2020 to January 31, 2020

Tokyo Big Sight, SOUTH HALL 3&4, Tokyo, Japan

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TCT Japan


Since its launch in 2015, TCT Japan (formally 3D Printing Japan) has become one of Japan’s leading design-to-manufacturing events focused on Additive Manufacturing, 3D printing, design and engineering technology.

The event draws an ever growing number of industry professionals together in Tokyo to address the challenges and opportunities of Additive Manufacturing, driving greater adoption across all industry sectors and resulting in a positive impact on the Japanese manufacturing industry.

Held in conjunction with a number of other manufacturing and engineering shows, TCT Japan 2019 attracted a record 100 exhibitors, with the group of shows welcoming over 43,500 visitors from over 20 countries.

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Our latest issue is now available to view online or download in PDF format.

As well as an extensive AM industry news section, this 196-page issue includes articles and reports on:

  • Sintavia: New facility signals the move towards volume metal Additive Manufacturing for aerospace and defence
  • Thinking about metal Binder Jetting or FFF? Here is (almost) everything you need to know about sintering
  • Metal Binder Jetting and FFF: Considerations when planning a debinding and sintering facility for volume production
  • Velo3D: How a ‘support-free’ Laser Powder Bed Fusion process could remove roadblocks to serial Additive Manufacturing
  • New horizons for Additive Manufacturing in the oil, gas and maritime industries
  • Redesigned for Additive Manufacturing: Serial production of a new fuel swirler for Siemens gas turbine
  • Understanding metal powder requirements for Additive Manufacturing: Views from the industry
  • Towards a true digital twin for the metal Additive Manufacturing process
  • > More information

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