At RAPID + TCT 2017, 3D Systems has announced new products, materials and capabilities to accelerate its leadership in plastic additive manufacturing.
Among the company’s announcements is the launch of the new ProJet® MJP 5600, offering print speeds up to two times faster, a larger build volume, and part costs that are up to 40% less than the competing multi-material 3D printers. The ProJet MJP 5600 also features the new 3D Sprint™ 2.5 software, contributing to productivity by providing improved estimates of build time and material use.
The company has also announced VisiJet® CR-BK, a new rigid black plastic material for the ProJet MJP 5600 that opens new opportunities to produce parts with enhanced mechanical performance to meet the most demanding product designs and models.
3D Systems also announced Geomagic® Freeform® 2017, the industry’s most comprehensive, 3D hybrid design software aimed at helping customers solve complex design and manufacturing challenges in a single platform.