Case Studies

An Interview with Chief Warrant Officer Tim Panek: 3D Printing in the US Coast Guard

Chief Warrant Officer Tim Panek started work Technical Services Manager in the U.S. Coast Guard Industrial Operations Division (IOD) at the Aviation Logistics Center (ALC) in 2016. Mr. Panek is a featured speaker at our upcoming event “3D Printing Technologies and Use Cases in the Department of Defense” at the Spirit Aerosystems Composite Center of […]

Oreck Manufacturing Uses Digital Manufacturing

Oreck Manufacturing Uses Digital Manufacturing

Oreck uses FDM to save $65,000 using Digital Manufacturing Real Challenge For every series of vacuum that Oreck Manufacturing (Cookeville, TN) makes, it produces 40 to 50 identical assembly pallets. This was the case for the company’s Titanium Series, the XL21 upright commercial vacuum. This high-end unit provides the user with features such as hypo-allergenic […]