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Powder Handling and Flow for Additive Manufacturing

28 November @ 9:00 am - 29 November @ 5:00 pm

Non-premium event

This course is organised by the Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology in conjunction with LPW Technology, the Fraunhofer IFAM Institute, Bremen and the Knowledge Transfer Network (AM section)

Reason to attend: you will be guided through the critical aspects of powder management for metal and plastics powder-based AM processing

Course topics include:
• Powder recycling and quality issues;
• Contamination and oxidation issues;
• Standards for AM powders;
• Flow behaviour and characterisation of powders;
• Introduction to the handling processes – pneumatic conveying systems, screw feeders, hoppers and silo storage and discharge;

Course Fees: £490 for one day basic introduction / £765 for 2 day in depth course featuring quality considerations

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Details

Start:
28 November @ 9:00 am
End:
29 November @ 5:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.gre.ac.uk/engsci/research/groups/wolfsoncentre/coupro/sc/AM

Venue

LPW Technology
Dennis Road
Widnes, Cheshire WA8 0GU United Kingdom
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Phone:
01928 240 530