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3D printer

or 3-D printer
n.
A computer-controlled device that is capable of fabricating three-dimensional objects, as by extruding layers of plastic from a robotically controlled syringe.
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All the main 3D printing materials are available (polymers, metals, ceramics, and composite materials), in a variety of sizes and colours.
Different 3D printing materials and technologies were used to maximize the benefits of additive manufacturing and 3D print.
This is due to the drawbacks of 3D printed packaging, including higher costs, longer production time, and the limited choices of 3D printing materials.
Dutch filament maker ColorFabb's 3D printing materials development team just announced XT-CF20, a copolyester-based, carbon fiber composite material which incorporates 20% or more of the tough fiber material.
Another breakthrough feature of Mojo is the new QuickPack[TM] Print Engines--including the only easily replaceable, professional-quality print heads in the industry--which make it as simple to switch out Mojo 3D printing materials as an inkjet printer cartridge.
Objet's 3D printing systems and 3D printing materials are ideal for any company involved in the manufacture or design of physical products using 3D software or other 3D content.
The company's range of more than 120 3D printing materials is believed to be the widest in the industry and includes over 100 proprietary inkjet-based photopolymer materials and 10 proprietary FDM-based thermoplastic materials.
com)-- Canada Powder, a subsidiary of Digital Sign Technologies, is innovating new products that increases the ease of use of 3D printing materials for business owners who use 3D printing in their manufacturing.
3DS constantly seeks and develops new technologies, 3D printing materials, software, specialty applications and more, broadening its offering in established industries and activating verticals that have only begun to unlock the potential in 3D printing.
Objet's range of over 60 3D printing materials [http://www.
Background: The global 3D printing materials market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 18.
Digital Sign Technologies has introduced new cost-effective and durable 3D printing materials for Zcorp, ProJet x60 and other powder-based 3D printers.