Big Changes at HPI to Benefit Our Customers
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Big Changes at HPI to Benefit Our Customers

Big Things are Happening at Hoosier Pattern.  Specifically in the additive manufacturing side of our business. By now our 3-D sand printer is not a secret, and although Hoosier Pattern was the first pattern shop in the United States to use this technology for commercial use, more sand printers are being bought and the competition…

3D Printed Motorcyles, Monsters and Elvis.. Oh My!
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3D Printed Motorcyles, Monsters and Elvis.. Oh My!

There was a lot of hype surrounding RAPID 2015… and RAPID 2015 did not disappoint.    RAPID was 3 days of educating, exhibiting and exciting discoveries of what is happening in the world of 3D printing. The Long Beach Convention Center was buzzing for 3 days with students, industry experts and exhibitors networking with each…

Free Sample Molds – RAPID 2015
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Free Sample Molds – RAPID 2015

The year is flying by and we are quickly approaching RAPID 2015. RAPID is being held in Long Beach, California at the Long Beach Convention Center from May 19th to the 21st. It is known worldwide as the preeminent event for 3D printing, scanning and additive manufacturing. With less than a week to go, we…

Congrats to HPI’s Steve Murray!
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Congrats to HPI’s Steve Murray!

Hoosier Pattern (HPI) is pleased to announce that Steve Murray has just finished his classes and obtained his ‘Train the Trainer’ certificate from the American Foundry Society. Steve passed his test with a grade of 97%. For years Steve has presented to many AFS chapter meetings and conferences throughout the U.S. along with presentations at…

In the News with the American Foundry Society
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In the News with the American Foundry Society

In the American Foundry Society’s November/December newsletter, Denise Kapel interviewed our very own Steve Murray about new rapid manufacturing methods in an article title, “Sprint to the Finish: Rapid manufacturing methods streamline low volume production“. Denise writes, “Metalcasters and casting buyers have more options than ever before among the methods for making molds and cores….

Additive Manufacturing at Linear Mold
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Additive Manufacturing at Linear Mold

Modern Machine Shop‘s website is rapidly becoming one of our favorite places to watch videos that never fail to capture our imagination. In the video below, the good folks at Linear Mold & Engineering, who specialize in 3D printing of metal parts, show how they are pushing the possibilites of additive manufacturing by “growing” metal parts that…

Pump Castings Using 3-D Printing
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Pump Castings Using 3-D Printing

The March issue of “Pumps & Systems” a monthly magazine who deliver relevant industry news coverage and powerful technical information to 42,500 BPA-qualified managers, engineers, operators and maintenance professionals around the world has an article by HPI’s Steve Murray. Steve talks about how 3-D printing can positively impact pump castings and eliminate the need for core…

Sand Printing’s Side Benefit
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Sand Printing’s Side Benefit

Sand Printing’s Side Benefit In Pete Zelinski’s blog in the February 3, 2014 on-line issue of “Modern Machine Shop” he outlines in great detail how HPI’s 3D Sand Printer serves multiple purposes: “Initially, Hoosier Pattern’s team members added simple blocks to provide the spacing. But why be so plain? In 3D printing, a complex form…