Dec 12, 2014

Fabrisonic SonicLayer 7200 industrial ultrasonic metal printer with integrated CNC tools

Fabrisonic SonicLayer 7200 is industrial ultrasonic metal printer with integrated CNC machining tools.
It is a BIG machine that 3d prints with aluminum tape layers which are fused together with ultrasound and then machined with CNC tools into final shape. It can produce intricate internal structures and make metal products on industrial scale.

Fabrisonic SonicLayer 7200 3d printing anc CNC machining center. Source: Fabrisonic

SonicLayer 7200 Production scale automated UAM system technical specifications:
  • Integrated 3-Axis CNC Machining
  • Automated Tape Feeding System
  • 5000-lb load
  • 9-kW power
  • 72 x 72 x 36 in. Roll and Pitch Capability

Here is a video showing the machine in action:

Price is unknown.


Here are some previous smaller Fabrisonic machines and technology overview: