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Nickel 3D Printing

  • DMLS Parts In As Soon As 3 Days
  • Complex Metal Parts From A Variety of Alloys
  • Functional Metal Prototypes & End-Use Parts
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Nickel 3D Printing

Fathom delivers high-quality parts to its valued customers using the latest nickel 3D printing technology. Fathom can meet your requirements whether your project is high-precision or complex, short production run related, or time-sensitive.

Why Would You Choose Nickel for 3D Printing? / /

Nickel parts made using 3D printing have multiple benefits. Using traditional methods, nickel is difficult to manufacture but can be cost-effectively machined using 3D printing technologies. Nickel alloys offer good fatigue and fracture resistance, tensile strength, and corrosion resistance. Nickel 3D printed parts are perfect for many different applications, including turbines, rockets and other aerospace parts.

Nickel 3D Printing Services Offered By Fathom / /

Work with Fathom on your next nickel 3D printing job. During the nickel additive manufacturing process, a laser beam melts 20-60 micron layers of powdered nickel, making a part from a bed of powdered metal. Nickel 3D printing is one of 28 manufacturing processes offered by Fathom.

Additive Manufacturing

  • FDM
  • SLS
  • SLA
  • Polyjet
  • MJF
  • DMLS
  • DLS
  • STEP (Evolve)

CNC Machining

  • CNC (3 & 5 Axis)
  • CNC Lathe
  • Precision Grinding
  • Wire & Sinker EDM

Injection Molding

  • Injection Molding
  • Tooling
  • Compression Molding

Metal Cutting and Forming

  • Thermoforming
  • Sheet Metal Punching
  • Sheet Metal Cutting
  • Metal Forming
  • Laser Cutting
  • Water Jet Cutting
  • Chemical Etching
  • Welding
  • Micro Cutting

Standalone

  • Die Casting
  • Urethane Casting
  • Composite Layups
  • Extrusion
  • Post Processing & Finishing
    • Pad Printing
    • Powder Coating
    • Bead Blasting
    • Surface Grinding
    • Polishing
    • Anodize
    • Powder Coat Passivate
    • Chemfilm
    • Vacuum Metallization
    • Silkscreen
    • Plating
    • Tumbled

Nickel 3D Printing Quote Times / /

Get a quote in 1 to 24 hours using Fathom’s SmartQuote online platform. Ready for a quote on a metal 3D printing job? Would you like to learn more about one of Fathom’s other manufacturing services? Fathom’s metal prototype lead times are as follows:

  • Parts as fast as 5 days

Nickel 3D Printing Machines Used by Fathom / /

Fathom’s nationwide manufacturing network includes over 530 machines, including mills, lathes, presses, press brakes, turret punches and additive systems. Fathom utilizes 12+ high-precision DMLS machines for metal 3D printing.

Fathom offers metal 3D printing and hybridized services that leverage 3D printing of all kinds. Do you need metal 3D printing as part of a more complex project? Fathom can handle it. A recent case study illustrates how Fathom delivered 20,000 parts in 27 days using 55+ tools, including multiple 3D printing services:

Case Study //

Real Customers. Real Results.

A customer came to Fathom with a complex project that spanned the technologies and processes of rapid production—and needed it done fast. Fathom delivered.

20,000 Parts // Within 27 Days
55+ Tools to Injection Mold 15,000 Parts First Article in 2 Weeks
15,000

55+ Tools to Injection
Mold 15,000 Parts

First Article in 2 Weeks

3,000+ 3D Printed Parts
3,000

3,000+ 3D
Printed Parts

2,000+ Metal Fabricated Parts
2,000

2,000+ Metal
Fabricated Parts

Hybridized Services Used //

3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing—PolyJet, SLS, MJF.

DFM Analysis + CAD Mods.

CNC Machining. Laser Cutting.

Stamping. Die Cutting. Post-Opp Drilling.

24-hour Turnaround Urethane Casting.

Injection + Compression Molding.

Model Finishing. Insert Assembly.

Advanced Project Management.

Fathom’s Locations for Nickel 3D Printing / /

Fathom offers nickel 3D printing, providing nationwide coverage to the United States. Fathom’s prototyping and manufacturing services include injection molding, CNC machining, chemical etching, metal 3D printing, etc. Fathom has provided over 200,000 quotes to top US companies and is ready to quote you today.

Locations include:

HEADQUARTERS
1050 Walnut Ridge Drive
Hartland, WI 53029
ISO 9001:2015
AS9100:2016
ITAR

Nickel 3D Printing FAQs / /

Q: Does Fathom work with nickel?

A: Yes, Fathom can make parts using nickel.

Q: Is Fathom ISO certified?

A: Fathom’s certifications include ISO 9001:2015, ISO 9001:2015 Design, and ISO 13485:2016.

Q: Is Fathom ITAR certified?

A: Fathom is ITAR certified.

Q: Is Fathom AS9100:2016 certified?

A: Yes, Fathom is AS9100:2016 certified.

Q: Is Fathom NIST 800-171 certified?

A: Fathom’s certifications include NIST 800-171.

Q: What is AlSi10Mg used for?

A: AlSi10Mg is used to make ductwork, tools, engine parts, housings, etc.

Q: Can you weld AlSi10Mg?

A: Yes, AlSi10Mg can be welded without adding filler material. The resulting weld has added strength.

Q: Can you 3D print nickel?

A: Yes, parts can be 3D printed using nickel.

Q: What nickel is used for 3D printing?

A: Nickel alloy IN718 is used for 3D printing.

Q: Is 3D printed nickel strong?

A: Nickel 3D printed parts are strong and durable.

Q: Is 3D printing nickel expensive?

A: The cost of 3D printing nickel depends on the complexity of the part’s design, quantity ordered, raw material selected, the manufacturing process used, turnaround time and labor.

Nickel 3D Printing Quotes / /

Do you need to estimate costs or get a quote on a nickel 3D printing project? Start today by submitting your file to the SmartQuote online platform. Our time will send you a quote within 24 hours.

Manufacturing Locations Across National Time Zones
Manufacturing Locations Across National Time Zones
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HEADQUARTERS

1050 Walnut Ridge Drive
Hartland, WI 53029
ISO 9001:2015
AS9100:2016
ITAR

ARIZONA

444 W. 21st St. Ste. 101
Tempe, AZ 85282
ISO 9001:2015
NIST800-171 Compliant
ITAR

COLORADO

7770 Washington St.
Denver, CO 80229
ISO 9001:2015
ITAR

MINNESOTA

13758 Johnson Street NE
Ham Lake, MN 55304

TEXAS

1801 Rowe Lane
Pflugerville, TX 78660
ISO 9001:2015
AS9100:2016

1513 Sam Bass Rd
Round Rock, TX 78681
ISO 9001:2015
ISO 13485:2016

CALIFORNIA

620 3rd Street
Oakland, CA 94607
ISO 9001:2015 Design Certified
NIST 800-171 Compliant
ITAR

FLORIDA

14000 N.W. 58th Court
Miami Lakes, FL 33014

NEW YORK

1920 Slaterville Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850
ITAR

401 W. Shore Blvd.
Newark, NY 14513
AS9100:2016
ISO 9001:2015
ITAR

ILLINOIS

1207 Adams Drive
McHenry, IL 60051
ISO 9001:2015

1401 Brummel Ave
Elk Grove, IL 60007
ISO 9001:2015 Design Certified