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400 Young Ct. Unit 1, Erie, Colorado – 10,000 sq. ft.
Elementum 3D - 2700 S Main Facility Outdoor
2700 S. Main St. Unit A, Erie, Colorado – 11,000 sq. ft.

Additive Manufacturing Equipment

Eos M290
EOS M290 (Qty: 2)
Elementum 3D - 2700 S Main Facility Equipments
EOS M400-1kW (Qty: 2)
Slm 280
SLM Solutions SLM 280
Argon Tank
Perma-Cyl Argon Tank (Qty: 2)

Testing/Analysis Equipment

Exum Massbox
EXUM Massbox Laser Ablation Laser Ionization Time of Flight Mass Spectrometer
Exium Massbox Laser Ablation Laser Ionization Time Of Flight Mass Spectrometer
Phenom ParticleX AM Desktop Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
Keyence Digital Microscope
Keyence Digital Microscope
Rockwell Hardness Tester
Rockwell Hardness Tester
Surface Plate
Sandridge Granite Surface Plate with Precision Height Gauge
Moisture Analyzer
Ohaus MB27 Moisture Analyzer
Auto Polisher
LECO PX500 Auto Polisher
Tapped Density Analyzer
AutoTap Tapped Density Analyzer
Acoustic Modulus
Olympus Acoustic Modulus Tester
Mitutoyo Profilometer
QSonica Ultrasonic Sonicator System
Particle Size Analyzer
Anton Paar Laser Diffraction Particle Size Analyzer (PSA)

Materials Preparation Equipment

Two-barrel Tumbler
Commercial Powder Sieve
Elcan Hi-Sifter Advanced Sieving System
Eos Sieve
EOS Sieve
Eos Pcm
Flow Funnel
Powder Flow Funnel

Post Processing Equipment

Band Saw
KASTOtwin U 4 Band Saw
Depowdering Enclosure
Depowdering Enlosure with Barrel Tumbler (Qty: 2) and Depowdering Jig (Qty: 2)
Atmosphere Box Furnace
High-Temperature Controlled Atmosphere Box Furnace
Scientific Furnace
Thermo Scientific Furnace
Ultrasonic Cleaner
Ultrasonic Cleaner
Milling Machine
Bridgeport Milling Machine

Jamie Perozzi

VP of Technology 6K Additive

Mr. Perozzi has 20+ years of specialty metals experience with a focus on process, new product development, product management, and application engineering. Before joining 6K, Perozzi spent seven years at AMETEK Specialty Metal Products responsible for quality and process engineering. Prior to Ametek, he spent 10 years at Hitachi Metals – Metglas and 3 years at J&L Specialty Steel. Perozzi holds a BS Metallurgical Engineering degree from Penn State University.

Dr. Timothy Smith

Materials Research Engineer NASA Glenn Research Center

Tim Smith graduated with a PhD in materials science and engineering from Ohio State University in 2016. After graduating, his pathways internship at NASA Glenn research center became a full-time position. His research focuses on high temperature alloy development and characterization. He has contributed to 29 peer-reviewed publications including journals in Nature Communications and Nature Communications Materials. His research has also produced 10 new technology reports and 3 utility patents. He recently received both the Early Career Achievement Medal in 2020 and the Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal in 2022.

Dr. Douglas Hoffman

Senior Research Scientist (SRS)/ Principal Section Technologist NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Dr. Douglas Hofmann is a Senior Research Scientist and Principal at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he serves as the Section Technologist for the Mechanical Fabrication and Test Section. He is also a Lecturer and Visiting Associate at Caltech in the Applied Physics and Materials Science Department. Dr. Hofmann founded JPL’s Metallurgy Facility in 2010, was a charter member of the Materials Development and Manufacturing Technology Group, and helped establish the JPL Additive Manufacturing Center. He is the Principal Investigator of the NASA FAMIS Flight Experiment and was a 2012 recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers from President Obama. He has spent more than 12 years working in metal additive manufacturing and has over 30 granted patents and over 60 peer-reviewed publications.

Dr. Jacob Nuechterlein

President/Founder Elementum 3D

Dr. Jacob Nuechterlein is the founder and president of Elementum 3D in Erie, CO. He earned his Bachelor of Engineering, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy at the Colorado School of Mines. Jacob has been researching, teaching, or consulting on topics such as casting and powder metallurgy for the last 14 years. Elementum 3D’s work with powder bed laser additive manufacturing is based on these principles. In addition, is thesis work in thermodynamics and formation kinetics of metal matrix composites is directly related to all 3D printing processes.