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Metals 2016, 6(12), 313; doi:10.3390/met6120313

Morphology Analysis of a Multilayer Single Pass via Novel Metal Thin-Wall Coating Forming

State key Laboratory of Manufacturing System Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an 710049, China
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Received: 30 June 2016 / Revised: 22 November 2016 / Accepted: 24 November 2016 / Published: 9 December 2016
(This article belongs to the Special Issue 3D Printing of Metals)
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Through using a novel micro-coating metal additive manufacturing (MCMAM) process in this study, the forming characteristics of the multilayer single-pass specimens were investigated. The forming defects including the porosity and the bonding quality between layers were analyzed. Moreover, we also attempted to study the effect of process parameters such as flow rate, deposition velocity, and layer thickness on the forming morphology. Based on the results, the optimization of process parameters was conducted for the fabrication of thin-wall MCMAM. Finally, estimation criteria for the integrity of the interfacial bond were established. View Full-Text
Keywords: additive manufacturing; forming defects; bonding quality; forming morphology additive manufacturing; forming defects; bonding quality; forming morphology
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Wang, X.; Du, J.; Wei, Z.; Fang, X.; Zhao, G.; Bai, H.; Liu, W.; Ren, C.; Yao, Y. Morphology Analysis of a Multilayer Single Pass via Novel Metal Thin-Wall Coating Forming. Metals 2016, 6, 313.

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