Processing Metal Examples
Below you can find many examples of different 3D-printed metal parts Bel Air Finishing has finished. We use a variety of machines and processes to achieve these results. If you would like to find more information about the processes or machines we use here at Bel Air, click the button to the right of each set of pictures. Within each example you can view a before and after image of each picture, along with a before and after metrology surface graph, if available. We have many optioins for the type of equipment we choose. Each picture indicates the equipment used for that particular part. If you want to see all the equipment options click the View Video button below.
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3D Printed Metal Coupon
|Objective||Binder Jet Finish Limitations|
|Printer Technology||ExOne Binder Jet|
|Process Type||High Energy|
Bel Air performed testing for the customer to help them make educated decisions to choose the best printing technologies for their part.
Post-Processing 3D Metal Sample Tubes
Demonstrate Surface Degrees
The goal was to develop surface finishing criteria by running a series of post processes on sample parts and finding the best process.
3D Printed Turbine Impeller
|Objective||Evaluate Options of Process|
|Part Description||Turbine Impeller|
|Process Type||Water Jet|
This part was sent in to evaluate methods for surface processing AM impellers.
Post Processing 3D Parts
Additive Manufacturing Coupon
Electronic Beam Melting (EBM)
EBM Electron Beam Melting Metal 4140
Centrifugal Finishing Machine
Advanced internal finishing
Metal – EOS DMLS
Raw Metal 17-4 Stainless Steel
Aerospace test coupon
Electron Beam Melting – EBM