- The material enables new design styles for the company’s popular 100% pure wax 3D printing solution for jewelry casting.
- Facilitates more intricate designs with improved pattern durability and flexibility
ROCK HILL, South Carolina, Sept. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD), the jewelry market leader in 100% lost wax casting, today introduced VisiJet® Wax Jewel Red – the latest innovation in its materials portfolio that is transforming the art of jewelry production. VisiJet Wax Jewel Red enables jewelry makers to design and produce more intricate and durable patterns – unlocking new design styles for 100% wax casting – while providing improved production efficiency and reduced waste. This material, combined with 3D Systems’ wax-based 3D printing technology and additive manufacturing software, seamlessly integrates into standard investment-wax casting processes and provides increased design freedom with printing and casting. Same-day pattern casting while eliminating tooling time and costs.
Wax 3D printing has become the recognized standard for producing patterns for jewelry casting. However, some styles and designs require fine meshes and intricate details that are difficult to achieve. The new VisiJet Wax Jewel Red from 3D Systems is designed specifically to meet the needs of casting houses producing jewelry patterns that include stone fusion and setting designs. The company’s latest material offers dramatically increased flexibility, which reduces handling breakage throughout the investment casting process, especially for features such as lightweight filigree and fine wire mesh designs. . Foundries using this revolutionary material as part of their workflow will be able to produce more durable and flexible patterns, helping them reduce waste, time and costs.
“Additive manufacturing has left its mark on the jewelry industry – allowing artisans to push boundaries and take their creativity to new levels,” said Dr. Edwin Hortelano, Senior Vice President, Engineering and Development materials, 3D Systems. “We created VisiJet Wax Jewel Red as the next step in our 100% wax casting portfolio, specifically to enable the unrivaled quality of lost wax casting for jewelry design styles with fine features. This addition helps artisans and foundries come up with unique designs while improving productivity and reducing costs. »
VisiJet Wax Jewel Red is the latest innovation from 3D Systems to support the company’s efforts to advance jewelry manufacturing applications. This material expands the applications that can be addressed with 3D Systems’ jewelry additive manufacturing solution, which also includes the company’s ProJet.® MJP 2500W, Sprint 3D®and 3D Connection. The complete solution has been developed to produce jewelry casting patterns that fit into standard investment casting processes and deliver reliable, high quality output every time.
VisiJet Wax Jewel Red is expected to be available September 20, 2021. For more information on this material, please visit the 3D Systems website.
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Over 30 years ago, 3D Systems brought the innovation of 3D printing to the manufacturing industry. Today, as the leading additive manufacturing solutions partner, we bring innovation, performance and reliability to every interaction – enabling our customers to create products and business models never before possible. Through our unique offering of hardware, software, materials and services, each application-specific solution is powered by the expertise of our application engineers who work with customers to transform the way they deliver their products and services. 3D Systems’ solutions serve a variety of advanced applications in healthcare and industrial markets such as medical and dental, aerospace and defense, automotive, and durable goods. More information about the company is available at www.3dsystems.com.
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