Work Item
ASTM WK71376

New Guide for Additive manufacturing -- Qualification principles -- Part 2: Qualification of machine operators for metallic parts production for PBF-LB

1. Scope

This document specifies requirements for the qualification of operators of laser metal powder bed fusion machines and equipment for additive manufacturing, except for aerospace applications. This document defines general criteria for the qualification of machine operators, the activities and procedures regardless the process used in the part production. Note: Requirements for the qualification of operators of laser metal powder bed fusion machines and equipment for additive manufacturing in aerospace applications are addressed in ISO/ASTM 52942 Additive manufacturing Qualification principles Qualifying machine operators of laser metal powder bed fusion machines and equipment used in aerospace applications.

Rationale

no such standard presently exists

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

Details

Developed by Subcommittee: F42.07

Committee: F42

Staff Manager: Pat Picariello

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 01-14-2020

Technical Contact: Shane Collins