SPE North Texas Section presents: 3D Printing and Plastics Manufacturing 2013

When:

October 08, 2013

Where:

Euless , Texas

Venue:

Texas Star Conference Center

1400 Texas Star Parkway

Event Registration Page:

Not provided

Cost:

$65 before October 1, 2013/ $125 at the door

Registration Deadline:

Not provided

Sponsor/Organiser:

SPE Mold Making & Mold Design Division

Attendence Limit:

Space is limited

Event Format:

Seminar

Sponsorship opportunities:

Not provided

Event Frequency:

Not provided

Contact Information:

Barbara Arnold-Feret

ppsltd@airmail.net

817-271-3574

Event Detail:

A one day seminar on 3D printing. 3D printing is a hot topic right now, and one of high interest to our local industry. Not only does 3D printing verify design, help develop concepts and aids in manufacturing, recent advances have opened up new uses for the printed parts including fixtures, jigs, tooling, quick replacement parts in machines and more.

Registration includes:
- Registration materials
- Admission to tabletop exhibits
- Hot breakfast buffet
- Lunch buffet
- Introductory SPE membership rates
- Technical speakers
- Q & A sessions with experts
- And more!

Scheduled presentations:
8:00 - Tabletop set-up
8:30 - Registration opens - breakfast buffet opens
9:00 - Introduction and welcome
9:15 - 3D printing and Technology Overview - the Alphabet of Technology from FDM to LENS and more
10:15 - Break
10:30 - FDM and MJM machines and materials
11:15 - CAD and STL file issue
12:00 - Lunch
1:00 - SLA and SLS machines and materials
2:00 - Low cost RP/3D printers
2:30 - When to use a service bureau
2:45 - Break
3:00 - Prototype tooling from 3D printing
4:00 - Door prizes and raffle

Tabletop exhibits are on a first come first serve basis. Cost is $125 and includes on seat for the seminar.


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