ThursdayJanuary 18, 2018
Why Polyjet is perfect for rapid prototyping
By Richard Hoy, Laser Lines’ in-house applications expert for 3D printing Before Polyjet printing, the main way to prototype was with old-fashioned, hand fabrication, machining and assembly. Needless to say, it was a slow and expensive process, so it’s no surprise that we still see Polyjet as a dramatic breakthrough. By replacing the time-consuming techniques … Continue reading Why Polyjet is perfect for rapid prototyping
WednesdayOctober 4, 2017
How long does it take to 3D print an object in our bureau?
Laser Lines business development manager Richard Hoy explains how Laser Lines puts the ‘rapid’ into rapid prototyping. You would be surprised how quickly we can turn a job around. It depends on its scale, but we have had clients accepting a quote one day and receiving a printed part the next. With one of Britain’s … Continue reading How long does it take to 3D print an object in our bureau?
ThursdayJuly 6, 2017
Which 3D printing technology is best for my business?
Laser Lines’ business development manager, Richard Hoy, talks through the options. As the market reaches maturity, the options for on-site 3D production have never been more diverse. Fused Deposition Modelling (FDM), PolyJet, and metal each offer something different, but which best fits your development workflow? Fused Deposition Modelling FDM printers are simple to use and … Continue reading Which 3D printing technology is best for my business?
ThursdayJuly 14, 2016
How SLM Solutions’ metal 3D printers save money and time
Richard Hoy explains how this market-leading range of metal 3D printers is transforming metal manufacturing. With the fastest compact metal printing machine in the industry just one of many options available to customers, SLM Solutions’ range of Direct Metal Machines is stealing a march on the competition in the UK. Using selective laser melting technology, … Continue reading How SLM Solutions’ metal 3D printers save money and time