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Rapid PSI Completes Building Expansion Project

Friday, December 2 2016 7:47 PM
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Now with a total of over 18,000 square feet, we have completed our building expansion project by adding an additional 5,200 square feet of space to our existing facility. The new space will allow us to scale for the future as we add new machines and expand our production capacit...

Rapid PSI Starts a New Building Expansion Project

Wednesday, July 27 2016 8:28 PM
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Rapid PSI is adding just over 5,000 square ft. of warehouse space to free up some room in the main production area to allow for more equipment. The purpose is to streamline our process and make things flow smoother on a day-to-day basis. Smith Construction is doing all the work f...

Rapid PSI Adds Two Fortus 450 mc 3D Production Systems

Monday, December 28 2015 9:33 PM
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    Rapid PSI increases its capacity to 17 3D production systems by adding two Fortus 450 mc machines.                                             &nbs...

Rapid PSI Adds 4 Axis CNC Mill

Friday, July 17 2015 1:19 PM
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        Rapid PSI adds a 4 Axis CNC Mill with a usable workspace of 20" x 30" x 20".   Always looking to diversify, Rapid PSI has brought CNC 4 axes capibilities in-house. With the new CNC machine, Rapid PSI can add to their ever increasing liste of...

In The News: Aequus, LLC Successfully Develops a Hands-Free Buoyancy Control Device for Scuba Divers

Tuesday, November 4 2014 10:34 PM
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    "Since the most difficult part of scuba diving is controlling buoyancy, Aequus, LLC has developed a hands-free buoyancy control device to make it easier for beginner, intermediate, and professional scuba divers to master buoyancy controls."   "After initial...

Featured: 3D Printing to Take Over the World | Aviation Business Daily

Thursday, October 23 2014 8:17 PM
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Featured: 3D Printing - Affordable Manufacturing | Aviation Business Daily

Wednesday, October 22 2014 8:00 PM
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In The News: The magic of 3-D printing: Technology promises to amaze, challenge us

Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:16 AM
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"In five to 10 years, 3-D printers will be all around us, they predict. The printers will make food, including customized wedding cakes. They will make shoes, clothes, aircraft parts, dresses, steaks, replacement bones and eventually even replacement kidneys. If you find that b...

In The News: Worries about 3-D guns are overblown, experts say

Wednesday, March 12 2014 9:05 AM
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"Jeremy Weinman and Brian Brown share at least two things.   They both use 3-D printers to make things.   And they’ve both noticed that many of their customers seem eager to know whether a 3-D printer can replicate a real gun. Out of plastic. Which means air...

Rapid PSI Doubled Capacity

Thursday, March 6 2014 4:11 PM
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In a years time, Rapid PSI has doubled the amount of printers in-house. "With the amount of demand and increasing focus on turn around time, capacity is key" said Phil Nettleton, President of Rapid PSI.  "...and we are committed to staying ahead of the curve and installing...

Nylon 12

Monday, March 3 2014 10:25 AM
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    FDM Nylon 12 is now available at Rapid PSI. Nylon 12 has the best elongation of any FDM material. Contact Rapid PSI today to see if Nylon 12 fits your project....

In The News: 3-D printing keeps Rapid PSI ahead of the curve

Thursday, January 16 2014 7:00 AM
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“Our business model changed dramatically in 2008,” said Jeremy Weinman, a Derby native and vice president of Rapid PSI in Wichita. “Right after the crash, when the aircraft industry pretty much stopped building planes, to keep the doors open we took a big gamb...

NBAA 2013

Tuesday, October 1 2013 9:58 AM
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Come see us at the NBAA Annual Meeting and Convention in Las Vegas! We will be exhibiting at booth C9734 from October 21 - 24. A desktop 3D printer will be on display and running parts. Come check it out!...

Rapid PSI is now ITAR certified

Wednesday, May 1 2013 9:27 AM
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Rapid PSI is now ITAR certified. With our military customer base growing, it was time to not only be compliant, but become certified....

In The News: Like ‘the replicator from Star Trek’: 3D printing takes hold in Wichita

Wednesday, February 20 2013 12:27 PM
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"Three-dimensional printing, also known as additive manufacturing, makes 3D objects from a digital design by laying down successive layers of material. Unlike traditional subtractive manufacturing, which cuts an item out of a larger block of material, 3D printing machines take ...

NBAA 2012

Wednesday, October 10 2012 9:52 AM
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Rapid PSI will be exhibiting at NBAA 2012 in Orlando, FL from October 29th - November 1. The National Business Aviation Association Annual Meeting and Covention is the premier meeting place for the business aviation community. Visit Rapid PSI at booth 3989...

Another Production 400mc

Thursday, November 17 2011 9:40 PM
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    Capacity has increased once again at Rapid PSI. A Fortus 400mc was installed today at the FDM production factory.Expect shorter lead times, better pricing, and quality plastic parts!...

First AS9100 Rev. C Certified Supplier

Monday, November 14 2011 9:42 PM
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    Rapid PSI's commitment to quality is proven once again by being the first AS9100 FDM supplier to transition to Rev.C....

WITS - Wichita Industrial Trade Show 2011

Tuesday, October 4 2011 9:42 PM
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    Come see us at Century II Expo Hall 225 W. Douglas, Wichita KS - October 18-20 "Since 1974 WITS has been a significant marketplace for buyers in the Midwest. The show has exhibitors from all sectors of our industrial community to present the...

NBAA2011 in Las Vegas

Tuesday, September 20 2011 9:44 PM
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    Come visit us at NBAA2011 October 10, 11, 12 - We've reserved booth #C11945 & will have large FDM examples onsite...

FARO Quantum Added

Thursday, August 11 2011 9:44 PM
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    The FARO Quantum is a portable measurement arm that allows us to easily verify product quality by performing inspections, tool certifications, CAD-to-part analysis, and reverse engineering....

2nd Fortus 900mc online

Thursday, June 23 2011 9:45 PM
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    Rapid PSI acquired its second Stratasys Fortus 900mc. The large build platform allows us to continue to provide industry leading large production and prototype parts for all industries. The new system can run all the high performance materials - inclu...

Fortus 400mc

Tuesday, December 22 2009 9:47 PM
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    Rapid PSI expanded its FDM capacity this month by adding an upgraded Fortus 400mc. The 400mc has a build envelope of 16" × 14" ×16" The addition of the 400mc allows Rapid PSI now to run ABS-M30 at .005 layer thickn...

Rapid PSI adds FDM capability

Tuesday, March 31 2009 9:50 PM
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    FDM production and prototype parts are now offered through Rapid PSI. The new Fortus 900mc has a large build envelope of 36" × 24" × 36". Materials offered: ULTEM 9085, Polycarbonate, and ABS-M30 ULTEM 9085 is a f...

Vacuum Forming

Friday, February 15 2008 9:50 PM
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    Vacuum Forming is now available through Rapid PSI with the capability of producing 1-2000 parts. Rapid PSI has developed a proprietary form of tooling to assist in a rapid turn around of vacuum formed parts. "Our tooling method is what really...

Upcoming Trade Show

Sunday, December 16 2007 9:53 PM
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    Rapid PSI will be exhibiting at the MD&M West trade show February 13-15, 2007 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. Please visit Rapid PSI at booth 771 to speak to a representative and view sample products....


Saturday, February 17 2007 9:51 PM
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    Rapid PSI passed its first AS 9100 surveillence audit: scoring 100% with no findings. AS 9100 is a Quality Management System standard for the aerospace industry. It is similar to ISO 9001, but has additional expectations and requirements spe...

Expoventure 2006

Wednesday, September 27 2006 9:53 PM
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    Rapid PSI attended the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce's Expoventure on September 21, 2006. Thanks to all who visited the booth! We look forward to doing business with you in the future....