17-4 PHDefenseFirearmsMetal 3D Printing
March 9, 2021

Which Firearm Parts are Ideal for 3D Printing?

How does 3D printing impact manufacturing in the firearms industry? You have probably heard that metal 3D printing is starting to change the game for manufacturing in firearms. With rapid iteration, no tooling costs, and…
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October 17, 2020

Top 3 Benefits of MIM 17-4 PH Stainless Steel in Firearms Manufacturing

MIM 17-4 PH is a powder metal alloy containing iron, chromium, and nickel. It’s ideal for firearms manufacturers who demand final product integrity, part complexity, and lower cost per part. 1. Maintains Firearms Accuracy with…
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FirearmsMetal 3D Printing
February 27, 2018

Metal 3D Printing Ammunition

In the firearms community, 3D printing is a topic of hot conversation. Firearms enthusiasts frequently pitch the benefits of additive manufacturing, which allows firms both large and small to rapidly prototype new components and pieces,…
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FirearmsMetal 3D Printing
January 18, 2018

Metal 3D Printing in Firearms: Real-World Case Studies

While 2017 saw massive strides in metal 3D printing technology, 2018 shaped up to be the year metal 3D printing made commercial breakthroughs, especially in the firearms sector. With the huge advantage presented by metal…
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January 1, 2018

3DEO Team Spotlight: Richard Karst

3DEO is very excited to welcome Richard Karst to the sales and business development team. He brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge, particularly from the defense and firearms industry.  The article below…
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FirearmsMetal 3D Printing
October 12, 2017

How 3D printing Can Benefit the Firearms Industry

It's truly interesting times for the firearms industry. The election of Donald Trump to the office of President of the United States has cooled the market somewhat, in a phenomenon known as the 'Trump Slump',…
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FirearmsMetal 3D Printing
October 10, 2017

3 Tips to Keep Firearms Design on Target with Metal 3D Printing

Whether you’re designing silencers for muzzle-loading guns or the most efficient AR-15 lower receiver, keep these three ideas in mind to ensure the most profitable approach to firearms manufacturing and design. 1. Design Specifically for…
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FirearmsSupply Chain
October 3, 2017

4 Ways 3D Printed Parts Fit Into the Firearms Supply Chain

More firearms manufacturers realize that additive manufacturing is on target for their supplier sourcing strategies. How? (more…)
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FirearmsMetal Additive Manufacturing
September 21, 2017

Additive Manufacturing In The Firearms Industry – Analysis

As seen on Tea. Earl Gray. Hot. Someday I want to turn to a space in my kitchen wall and utter those words – and get results. In my barn, however, I someday want to…
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