Formlabs has the capacity to produce up to 3,000 3D printed adapters a day and is now shipping the adapters to hospitals for critically ill COVID-19 patients.
A tough, heat-resistant resin for 3D printing was introduced last November by 3D Systems.
Plastics processors are among the manufacturers that stepped up big-time in the face of the global COVID-19 pandemic. I’m proud to turn over this space this month to Rick Kline Jr., president of our parent company Gardner Business Media, whose comments below (edited) appeared originally March 31 in a OpEd piece published by the Wall Street Journal.
COVID-19 results in weaker new orders, production dips and a disrupted supply chain in March. But for how long?
The new J55 3D printer from Stratasys is about a third the price of the PolyJet printers.
To date, HP and its global community of partners and customers has produced more than 150,000 parts for medical applications and growing.
A former employee connection, the need for a tight turnaround and a desire to use existing filtration—how Mack Molding’s Synectic redesigned a snorkeling mask into Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Origin plans to increase production from 100,000 per week to over a million per week by May.
Solvay provided the clear film for the face shields whereas Trelleborg Sealing Solutions donated the elastic used for the adjustable headband.