Graduate Student's Work Published in Metal Casting Design & Purchasing

Kip Woods, a graduate student at the Metal Casting Center, had his research featured in the July/August 2017 issue of Metal Casting Design & Purchasing.

The article, 3DSP Feature Generation in the YZ and XY Plane, showcases that 3D sand printing is not exempt from the same limitations as other additive manufacturing methods. The build orientation, properly exported geometry, and part placement is critical to the success of any additive project. Full research goes in-depth into materials and methodology, selections and determinations, positioning, and results. You can check out the full article here.