Automotive Production. Feb96, Vol. 108 Issue 2, p33. 1/2p. 1 Black and White Photograph.
Discusses that the Cross-Sectional Prototyping (CSP), a laser cutting process to produce large prototypes, models and tooling has been announced by Laser CAMM. How the CSP process was designed; Remarks of the developer on CSP; Applications of CSP; Uses of CSP process; Speed of CSP process; Price of the CSP.
Reports on the developments in rapid-prototyping materials. Remarks of early users on the performance of EXactomer HTG photocurable epoxy vinyl ether resins from AlliedSignal PhotoCurable Materials company; Information about Cibatool SL5400 epoxies for rapid building of stereolithography model by 3D Systems Corp.; Actua 55 concept modeler of 3D.
Focuses on the use of ARRK Creative Network company of CNC machine in conjunction with stereolithography for prototyping. Features of gantry routers used by ARRK in pairing CNC machines with SLA; Benefit of using the routers.