At Sussex IM, compact cells of side-by-side injection and blow molding machines “assemble” reusable water bottles with insert blow molding and automated transfer, trimming and leak testing.
The material was developed for fused filament fabrication (FFF) technology.
Valves in short supply made in hours with FDM and SLS printers. New heat-resistant material shows promise.
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).