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Title Rapid manufacturing : an industrial revolution for the digital age / editors, N. Hopkinson, R.J.M. Hague, and P.M. Dickens
Published Chichester, England : John Wiley, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 285 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction to rapid manufacturing / Neil Hopkinson, Richard Hague, Phill Dickens -- Unlocking the design potential of rapid manufacturing / Richard Hague -- Customer input and customisation / R.I. Campbell -- CAD for rapid manufacturing / Rik Knoppers, Richard Hague -- Emerging rapid manufacturing processes / Neil Hopkinson, Phill Dickens -- Materials issues in rapid manufacturing / David L. Bourell -- Functionally graded materials / Poonjolai Erasenthiran, Valter E Beal -- Materials and process control for rapid manufacture / Tim Gornet -- Production economics of rapid manufacture / Neil Hopkinson -- Management and implementation of rapid manufacturing / Chris Tuck, Richard Hague -- Medical applications / Russ Harris, Monica Savalani -- Rapid manufacturing in the hearing industry / Martin Masters, Therese Velde, Fred McBagonluri -- Automotive applications / Graham Tromans -- Rapid manufacture in the aeronautical industry / Brad Fox -- Aeronautical case studies using rapid manufacture / John Wooten -- Space applications / Roger Spielman -- Additive manufacturing technologies for the construction industry / Rupert Soar -- Rapid manufacture for the retail industry / Janne Kytannen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Rapid prototyping.
Rapid tooling.
Form Electronic book
Author Dickens, P. M.
Hague, R. J. M.
Hopkinson, N. (Neil)
John Wiley & Sons.
ISBN 0470016132 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0470033991 (electronic bk.)
9780470016138 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780470033999 (electronic bk.)