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Using FDM 3D Printing for Thermoforming

Using FDM 3D Printing for Thermoforming

There’s a good chance you interact with multiple thermoformed products on a daily basis, in your grocery store, your car, or probably even your fridge. But what is thermoforming, and did you realize that 3D printing is key part of the process to reduce production...

3D Printing In a Post-Pandemic World

3D Printing In a Post-Pandemic World

Last year, 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing stepped up to assist clients reeling from hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From creating personal protective equipment to manufacturing end use parts, Additive Manufacturing helped many companies weather the...

How to Convert CAD to STL for 3D Printing

How to Convert CAD to STL for 3D Printing

How CAD files are exported to STL is an important process for accurate building of parts. The step by step process for converting CAD to STL was taken straight from the mentioned companies websites. STL Definition STL is the standard file type used by most or all...

Designing Parts for SLA 3D Printing

Designing Parts for SLA 3D Printing

SLA 3D printing technology continues to play an increasingly important role in solving the tough challenges that our clients face. Although SLA technology has been around for decades, it’s only gotten better. The advancements in SLA materials and the large size of our...

A New Era for Additive Manufacturing Durability

A New Era for Additive Manufacturing Durability

In the early days of 3D Printing, fragile parts that could only be used for prototyping was the norm. Now, in 2022, the emphasis from material developers has shifted to resins and thermoplastics focused of making strong parts, capable of being used in actual...

Stratasys Dura56 by LOCTITE

Stratasys Dura56 by LOCTITE

P3 Photopolymer Developed for Origin® 3D printers, Dura56 is a durable, impact-resistant photopolymer with an exceptional surface finish and a low cost per kg. For functional applications where aesthetics and robustness are critical. Stratasys Dura56 was created by...

LOCTITE 3D 3843 High Toughness by Henkel

LOCTITE 3D 3843 High Toughness by Henkel

P3 Photopolymer Great balance of strength, stiffness and toughness, with a stunning matte surface finish. LOCTITE ® 3D 3843 High Toughness by Henkel is a high-strength engineering polymer with good impact resistance and exceptional surface finish. Ideal for a wide...

LOCTITE 3D IND405 Clear

LOCTITE 3D IND405 Clear

P3 Photopolymer Clear photopolymer with a smooth surface finish and good impact resistance. Ideal for mechanical guides, fluid ducts, and microfluidic devices. Also suitable for light pipe and packaging prototyping. LOCTITE® 3D IND405 Clear is a one-part semi-rigid 3D...

LOCTITE 3D 3955 FST by Henkel

LOCTITE 3D 3955 FST by Henkel

P3 Photopolymer High performance Halogen-free flame retardant UL94-V0 high modulus photopolymer resin. Printable at 60 °C. LOCTITE® 3D 3955 FST by Henkel is a high-performance, high-modulus product with excellent flexural and tensile physical properties and...

Ultracur3D ST45 by BASF

Ultracur3D ST45 by BASF

P3 Photopolymer Reactive urethane photopolymer for tough applications that require a combination of high strength, long-term toughness and impact resistance. Ultracur3D® ST45 by BASF is well suited for high-performance functional parts requiring high accuracy and...