May/June 2015

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Editorial: Metal Printing: A Tool in the
Casting Supply Chain,
A. T. Spada

Design Details: Casting Cuts Lead Time, Cost   

Casting 101: Nondestructive Testing:
More Than Meets the Eye

Honda, Alotech Win Casting of the Year,
S. Wetzel
The winning ablation-cast space-frame nodes represent design advances achieved through close collaboration among R&D, material and design engineers, and casting technology experts.

Sparking Change? Advances in
Direct Metal Printing,
N. Leider
The 3-D printing of metal components remains a developing manufacturing process, but it has the potential to significantly impact the metalcasting industry.

Supply Chain Gathers for Learning, Networking, An MCDP Staff Report
Close to 2,220 members of the metalcasting industry convened in April to visit with peers, attend technical presentations and meet with exhibitors.

Record Exhibit Space Booked at Trade Fairs for Buyers and Producers,
An MCDP Staff Report
The Bright World of Metals in Düsseldorf includes GIFA, METEC, Thermprocess and Newcast shows.

Metal Printing: A Tool in the Casting Supply Chain
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