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High-End Plastics Are Coming for 3D Printing

High-powered engineering plastics such as polyether imide (PEI), polyimide (PI), polyetherketoneketone (PEKK), and self-reinforced polyphenylene (SRP) are being developed for 3D printing processes. The materials offer significant improvements [..]

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New Process May Cut Aircraft Weight

The Boeing Dreamliner has been a great test bed for new materials technologies. To date, though, molding technologies have taken a backseat to more traditional composite forming processes, [..]

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