Hard Surfacing on a Steel Punch Using Direct Metal Deposition

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In the September 2015 Edition of SME Manufacturing Engineering, DM3D's Juan Carlos Robles discusses how Direct Metal Deposition makes it possible to add a high-carbon steel to the area of contact of a tool steel punching tool in order to change the properties and enhance tool life.

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