14 Feb '18, 9pm

[email protected] is pushing sportscar boundaries.

3D printing technology has yet to fully reach its potential and German automaker Porsche is next in line to push its boundaries. The company’s Porsche Classic division has started to 3D-print more limited pieces for classic cars on demand. While it stocks over 52,000 parts for vintage Porsche models, specific limited edition and small run parts are now manufactured with the new technology to ensure the cost of tooling for a production run and storage costs remain low. Digital Trends gives the example of a clutch release lever for the Porsche 959. Only 292 models were made so to create a 3D-printed replacement part made more sense than to mass produce it. The creation process for the lever starts out with powered tool steel. Thinly spread on a plate, the powder is melted with a laser beam to create a layer of the finished piece and the process is repeated layer-by-layer unt...

Full article: https://hypebeast.com/2018/2/porsche-3d-printing-parts-cl...

Tweets

Porsche Is Now 3D Printing Classic Car Parts

Porsche Is Now 3D Printing Classic Car Parts

highsnobiety.com 15 Feb '18, 12am

While most car parts are either kept in stock or reproduced using original tooling, super rare cars such as the 1986 Porsc...

Porsche #hacked

porsche.com 18 Feb '18, 7pm

ℼ佄呃偙⁅呈䱍㰾ⴡ嬭晩氠⁴䕉㜠㹝†††格浴汣獡㵳洢捡渠ⵯ獪氠⵴敩‹瑬椭㡥氠⵴敩∷‾ℼ敛摮晩ⵝ㸭਍††††ℼⴭ楛⁦䕉㜠㹝††††㰠瑨汭挠慬獳∽慭⁣潮樭⁳瑬椭㥥氠⵴敩∸‾ℼ敛摮晩ⵝ㸭਍††††ℼⴭ楛⁦䕉㠠㹝††††㰠瑨汭挠慬獳∽慭⁣潮樭⁳瑬椭㥥㸢...

Student Uses 3D Printed Parts to Create Robotic...

digikey.com 15 Feb '18, 8pm

Student Uses 3D Printed Parts to Create Robotic Arm By: Jenn Toso 2/13/2018 Tags Interesting Engineering News Sensors Sens...

Porsche is Investing Even More Money into Electrification #Porsche #evInvestment

Porsche is Investing Even More Money into Elect...

hybridcars.com 10 Feb '18, 2pm

Porsche has announced it is investing more than 6-billion euros ($7.45-billion USD) on electromobility. That’s double what...

The Most Utilitarian 3D Print Has the Widest Reach

hackaday.com 13 Feb '18, 7pm

My ‘Repairs you can print’ that I’m most proud of was so easy. My wife bought a 2012 Volkswagen Beetle second hand four ye...

In collaboration with XAIN, #Porsche introduces blockchain to cars. More @PorscheNewsroom:

In collaboration with XAIN, #Porsche introduces...

newsroom.porsche.com 22 Feb '18, 1pm

Blockchain is a decentralised protocol for data transactions between business partners. It also forms the basis of the wel...

DNV GL launches offshore & marine 3D printing r...

3dprintingindustry.com 12 Feb '18, 9am

Singapore’s National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC) has received a boost with the launch of a new resea...

3D Printing of Metal Parts Is on the Rise, Expe...

designnews.com 09 Feb '18, 2pm

3D printing is a viable solution for metal parts in applications where the geometries, production volumes, and end goals w...

#Porsche testing #blockchain applications in cars

greencarcongress.com 26 Feb '18, 3pm

Blockchain is a decentralized protocol for data transactions between business partners. It also forms the basis of the cry...

[Crack? 1] Official Release ? Japan?

porsche.com 26 Feb '18, 4pm

国を変更: North America Latin America Europe Middle East Africa Asia Australia/Oceania Canada (english) Canada (french) Mexico...

'Porsche's 800-Volt charging: why it matters'

greencarreports.com 03 Feb '18, 11am

John Voelcker Oct 28, 2016 Follow John Add to circle Porsche Mission E Concept - 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show live photos Enla...

Stratasys affirms Singapore service center for ...

3dprintingindustry.com 09 Feb '18, 10am

Stratasys and Singapore-based aircraft maintenance company SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) are one step closer to establis...

Porsche & Mercedes Pushing Forward On Electric Vehicles

Porsche & Mercedes Pushing Forward On Electric ...

cleantechnica.com 07 Feb '18, 3pm

The Mercedes Sprinter van is to Europe what the Ford Transit is to America — a ubiquitous box on wheels used to deliver go...