AccuAir Control Systems Builds Precision Ride Height Control Systems With On Demand Manufacturing services

“We appreciate the kind of service 3D Systems’ On Demand Manufacturing provided us with,” said Reno Heon. “Not only was the process short and sweet, but we got a good value for our money! We made the right choice with 3D Systems”

AccuAir Control Systems, LLC was founded in 2001 by Reno and Dustin Heon. They set out to develop and manufacture the first Computerized Air Suspension Control System designed specifically for aftermarket vehicles. With 6 years of success under their belt, AccuAir has now set their sites on becoming a leader in the worldwide aftermarket suspension industry, along with increasing its diversity to supply their technology to Original Equipment Manufacturers.


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Thales Alenia Space and 3D Systems Prove Viability of Direct Metal Printing

3D Systems’ On Demand Manufacturing team delivers critical 3D printed metal satellite parts that are 25% lighter and ready in half the time of traditional production techniques

The Breakdown:

CHALLENGE

Produce Lighter-Weight Brackets for Telecommunications Satellite

Each bracket mounted on the antenna required a unique topologically optimized design for lower weight without sacrificing strength.

SOLUTION

Thales Alenia and 3D Systems Use DMP for Better Bracket

Direct-metal-printed brackets are 25-percent lighter, have a better stiffness-to-weight ratio, and can be manufactured in half the time it would take with a traditional process.

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