additive process


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additive process

[′ad·əd·iv ‚prä·səs]
(optics)
The process of producing colors by mixing lights of additive primary colors in various proportions.
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For those that do, designers can create devices that capitalize on all the advantages of the additive process.
These types of materials would allow for a largely additive process, with minimal subtractive processing.
Building of armatures began with an additive process using newspaper, balsa wood, wire, foam board, and wooden dowels.
But in the case of vocal music, the additive process was the standard in composition and both composers and performers worked from vocal parts: scores served for study and quasi-scores (with the voices not aligned) for drafting brief passages.
The additive process can reduce the energy impact of manufacturing," says Stratasys Vice President of Direct Digital Manufacturing Jeff DeGrange.
It fabricates an physical object from a digital design file through an additive process that the printer deposits thermoplastic material that is printed out layer by layer.
Indeed NASA has performed successful parabolic flights with Fused Deposition Modelling (FDM) that extrudes a molten polymer filament from a nozzle and Electron Beam Free Form Fabrication (EBF3) a layer additive process using a wire feedstock into an electron beam.
That is, instead of a layered painterly space, there is now the different kind of physical layering that collage affords; it is a cut-up and cutout, the result of an organic and additive process.
Electroformed stencils are produced by means of an additive process, but still rely on the same Gerber data for manufacture.
A variety of audio-visual devices are employed as the additive process emphasizing light and the colors of the visible spectrum, and the subtractive color world of working with pigments are compared and contrasted.
We chose RMT because of their proprietary Emission Dust Additive Process (EDAP), their ability to work with the regulatory agency and help us prepare the paperwork for presentation of the system to the agency, and for documentation of treatment effectiveness," said Pusa.