Novel 3D printed Filter: Wedge Wire

Novel 3D printed Filter: Wedge Wire

Businesses are currently examining innovation in their supply chain. One of the major impacting factors within their supply chain is lead time. Certain product types have a longer lead time than others and this can apply globally. Wedge wire filter media has a lead...
Additive Filter Discs

Additive Filter Discs

Designing for Additive Manufacturing does not always have to be complicated, simple design changes that utilise the technology can still add value. Originally manufactured from Stainless Steel mesh with a fabricated flange, these disc filters are used within the...
Curved Wedge Wire Housing

Curved Wedge Wire Housing

This filter housing prototype was developed from a Y-strainer filter housing design. In the conventional design the filter housing is made from 3 parts, here the AM design incorporates the fluid inlet and outlet and the dirt collection reservoir. The complex design...
Vortex Tube

Vortex Tube

Commercial vortex tubes are constructed from 6 parts. Here we have produced the tube and its end valves as single parts. The AM vortex tube was designed so that the vortex generating airflow channels were built without build supports in the AM part as these would not...