UNI AMC Hosts Open House June 23, 2021

PMMA IC Pattern Example

The University of Northern Iowa’s Additive Manufacturing Center (AMC) will be hosting an open house, Wednesday June 23rd from 10am to 3pm at the Techworks building located in downtown Waterloo. The address is 360 Westfield Ave. Waterloo, IA 50701

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University of Northern Iowa- Additive Manufacturing Center Hosts FEF Summer Interns

FEF Interns 2019

July 22, 2019 (WATERLOO, IA) –The University of Northern Iowa Additive Manufacturing Center (AMC) is hosting four Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) student interns for the summer of 2019.  They will gain experience in the processing and operation of the metal casting additive manufacturing applications available in the lab including hard tooling, investment cast expendable patterns, sand printing and sand milling, as well as both research and production activities under the guidance and direction of the Project Managers. 

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UNI AFS Student Chapter Project

The UNI American Foundry Society (AFS) student chapter cast metal frogs as a gift for attendees of the FEF College Industry Conference. The project started in the spring semester during FEF key professor Scott Giese’s Tooling Practices class. Each student was to provide an idea designed and rigged for a final project. Many great ideas were submitted and passed on to the UNI FEF advisory board at their annual meeting. The board chose the idea from Taite Gallagher of a brass frog as a tribute to casting history.

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