Etteplan’s Additive Manufacturing Design Case for John Deere’s Hydraulic Block
John Deere Forestry Oy asked Etteplan to redesign a hydraulic block for a tree harvester boom in order to best utilize the geometric freedoms offered by additive manufacturing, i.e. 3D printing. The goals from the redesign were to decrease pressure drop, make assembly easier, reduce weight, and minimize production costs. Read more from the Etteplan blog.