Benefits of laser beam based additive manufacturing in die production

Oter Z. C., Coskun M., Akca Y., Surmen O., Yilmaz M. S., Ozer G., ...More

OPTIK, vol.176, pp.175-184, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 176
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijleo.2018.09.079
  • Journal Name: OPTIK
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.175-184
  • Keywords: Aluminum extrusion, Rapid tooling, Die, Additive manufacturing, Direct metal laser sintering, CONFORMAL COOLING CHANNELS, HOT ALUMINUM EXTRUSION
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No


The aim of this study was to benefit from the novel design and production freedom of laser manufacturing in order to alter the existing design concept of extrusion dies and to resolve the limits in die production.