An easy-to-process, durable material for rapid manufacturing that is said to offer the toughness of PP or ABS is newly available in black.

An easy-to-process, durable material for rapid manufacturing that is said to offer the toughness of PP or ABS is newly available in black. DuraForm EX Plastic from 3D Systems Corp., Rock Hill, S.C., is an engineered production-grade material for selective laser sintering (SLS). It was fi rst introduced in early 2006 in white. Both grades can be used with the company's Sinterstation Pro and Sinterstation HiQ SLS systems. They can be used to make highly functional prototypes or for low- to midvolume rapid manufacturing. Applications include snap-fi ts and living hinges. Tel: (800) 889-2964 . www.3dsystems.com

3D Systems Corporation
333 Three D Systems Cir Rock Hill, SC 29730
Phone (803) 326-4010 Fax (803) 324-8810