3D Printing Applications

Learn about industry applications for 3D Printing

Using Insight stabilization features to successfully produce large-scale printed parts

Airflow direction in chamber

At Javelin we are constantly searching for areas where additive manufacturing can supplement or replace current manufacturing solutions for our clients. One of the leading areas in which additive offers an edge over traditional manufacturing is in low volume production of large-scaled parts, this can include Tier 1 automotive panels, large scale aerospace applications and…

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Food packaging design: promoting prototype readability

VeroUltra for beverage and food packaging design

Use Case – Using Stratasys® VeroUltra™ materials to power in-house rapid prototyping for beverage and food packaging. Challenge When creating bottle packaging, designers value quick iteration, readability and a streamlined decision-making process. However, this is not always achievable when prototyping with traditional blow-molded plastic or glass prototypes. Finding the right combination of bottle shape and…

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Exceptional and repeatable coloration for toy design

Toy design using VeroUltra materials

In this use case, learn how Stratasys® VeroUltra™ materials helped to create accurate coloration for toy design and validation. Challenge From spray painting to hand painting, dry transfers, stickers and more, creating toy dolls with the right appearance for design validation was a manual multi-step process. Achieving accurate skin tone coloration required manual blending of…

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A spot on colour match for consumer product prototypes

Spatulas 3D printed on J55 3D printer

In this use case example, learn how to use Stratasys® VeroUltra™ colour 3D printing materials to create a realistic, multi-material consumer product prototype. Challenge Traditionally, to achieve a multi-material appearance the designer needed to mix new colours for each part, paint and then mask multiple times — which reduced the part’s tolerance and increased the…

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Applications for Additive Manufacturing in the Automotive Industry

Automotive Additive Manufacturing

In the span of a decade, Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing has moved from an optional piece of equipment for producing relatively simple prototypes to an absolute necessity — one that is transforming the automotive industry in fundamental ways. Watch the video below to learn about additive manufacturing in the automotive industry: Example additive manufacturing applications…

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Additive Manufacturing 2.0 with Desktop Metal Binder Jetting Systems

Desktop Metal Binder Jetting

Metal Binder Jetting 3D printing has already had profound impacts on prototyping and manufacturing tooling, but with the ability to mass produce highly complex end-use parts, Desktop Metal Additive Manufacturing 2.0 is poised to transform the manufacturing landscape. Watch Desktop Metal Technical Marketing Manager, Ethan Rejto, present the ways next-generation additive technologies like binder jetting unlock…

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See in true colour with the Stratasys VeroUltra family of materials

VeroUltra packaging prototype example

Colour is a key element of design. Colour creates ideas, communicates messages, sparks interest and elicits certain emotions. Colour can also be used in product design to reflect an environment, lifestyle or culture. Colour quality in 3D printing has seen continual improvement over the years, yet the VeroUltra family of opaque PolyJet™ materials is a…

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The Desktop Metal Shop System: Breakthrough Performance

High print quality clipper blade printed on the Shop System

The world’s first metal binder jetting system designed for machine shops, the Shop System is capable of printing complex metal parts with the benefits that standards machine shops expect: unparalleled productivity with superior 3D print quality while maintaining high levels of accessibility throughout the entire process. In addition to unlocking process and product innovations, the…

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The Desktop Metal Shop System: The Benefits of Binder Jetting Additive Manufacturing

binder jetting additive manufacturing technology

The world’s first metal binder jetting additive manufacturing system designed for machine shops, the Desktop Metal Shop System is capable of printing complex metal parts with the benefits that standards machine shops expect: unparalleled productivity with superior print quality while maintaining high levels of accessibility throughout the entire process. The binder jetting technology at the…

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