Plastic 3D Printing

Each section below outlines a different technology that can create custom plastic components and products. Every technology has a different suite of 3D printed plastics available as well as distinct applications and advantages. The list of materials is linked at the bottom of each sections.

Selective Laser Sintering (EOS P 700)

  • Excellent material properties and part density; suitable for production and performance parts.
  • Glass-, aluminum-, and carbon-filled options available.
  • 40A and 70A elastomers available.
  • Nickel plating available with optional copper patina.
  • Build volume: 23.9 x 13 x 19.3 inches.
  • Material properties

ProJet (3D Systems ProJet 3500)

  • Offers incredibly high resolution with layers as thin as 16 microns (0.0006 inches.)
  • Prints assemblies and moving parts.
  • Build volume: 11.75 x 7.3 x 8 inches.
  • Material properties 

PolyJet (Objet Connex 500)

  • Dozens of material options.
  • Print with multiple materials at once, including rubber-like or ABS-like.
  • Very high resolution, with layers as thin as 0.0006 inches (16 microns).
  • Build volume: 19.7 x 15.7 x 7.9 inches.
  • Material properties

Fused Deposition Modeling (Stratasys Dimension SST, Fortus 400)

  • Print with engineering thermoplastics like ABS, PC, or Ultem.
  • CNC-controlled extrusion for high dimensional accuracy
  • Build volume up to : 14 x 10 x 10 inches
  • Material properties