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3D Scanning + Additive Manufacturing brings Ruston car back to life

By July 17, 2018Uncategorized

Before the development and manufacture of the industrial gas turbine in the late 1940’s, the Ruston car was born at the Ruston & Hornsby engineering company, now Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery Ltd in Lincoln.

100 years on Additive Manufacturing technology is bringing the car back to life and onto the road again… read the story here Bringing the Ruston car back to life at Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery, Lincoln.

Reverse Engineering in action- replacing damaged components no longer available…



Steering box- broken old unit 3D Scanned, CAD model repaired in Siemens NX and rebuilt ‘as new’.

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