GE shows 3D printing potential by switching four casted parts

GE shows 3D printing potential by switching four casted parts

GE Aviation is switching from investment casting to 3D printing for four bleed air parts from a land/marine turbine, despite already having a paid-for casting mould. This decision was made based on cost and time to market. A collaboration between GE Aviation and GE Additive is proving that metal additive manufacturing can go toe-to-toe with