Hardness Tester | GRHardnessTester.comUntil now, the process of additive manufacturing would often result in cracks in the material being made.  NanoSteel Co., a company that makes nanostructured steel materials design, was finally able to build a crack-free, fully dense metallic part through additive manufacturing.  This is a huge breakthrough because now parts will not need post-processing which will reduce costs and time.   The metallic part that NanoSteel created has hardness values over 1000 HV.

 

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