The Best 3D Printing Technology?

So then, how many 3D printing technologies are out there? FDM – Strong functional parts that use thermoplastics. A molten bead of plastic is deposited like a glue gun layer upon layer. Great technology for working prototypes, jigs and fixtures and end use parts for small batch production Polyjet – A UV cured resin that…

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3D printing Bureau Service

Our 3D printing Bureau Service is getting asked lots of questions about the different slice height options on our Dimension Elite 3D printer that uses FDM. Fused Deposition Modelling uses a bead of molten thermoplastic (like a very fine glue gun) to build strong functional 3D printed parts. Our Dimension Elite 3D printer has two…

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3D Printing Support Structure

What is support structure and why do we use it? In simple terms support structure is there to support all down facing surfaces, overhangs and undercuts. The model material can’t float in mid air so a ‘scaffold’ is generated by the software. At our 3D printing bureau we use Stratasys 3D printers. We have FDM…

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3D Printing Service – Giving Life To Ideas

3D Design and printing gives breath to your ideas in a way that is unmatched. In my case, I had to wait 27 years before the technology got to the point that suited, so it’s been a long wait. I had an idea in 1987, that needed both technology and hardware that really didn’t exist until…

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