What is Rapid Prototyping?
Rapid prototyping transforms 3D CAD data into physical models. Three-dimensional (3D) prototypes are produced with strong, durable materials, providing functional components to prove your design.
SPEP Provides Two Types of Rapid Prototypes:
How can prototypes work for me?
• Many companies have used prototypes to test-market an item without incurring large up front tooling expenses.
• Engineers use prototypes for form-and-fit studies, testing, and "peace of mind" before investing in costly tooling.
How long does the process take?
After a 3-D file is made and fed into the prototype machine the process is completed in just hours as compared to the days or weeks needed for most other prototyping methods.
What factors determine the cost?
While the cost is a fraction of a "tooled" prototype, cost is determined by:
How to get started?
You can view our New Product Development Guide or Contact our Engineering Department.
ProJet 3500 HDMax
|Layer Accuracy||.0013 inch (.033 mm) - HD (High Definition)
.0013 inch (.033 mm) - HS (High Speed)
.0011 inch (.028 mm) - UHD (Ultra High Definition)
.0006 inch (.015 mm) - XHD (Xtreme High Definition)
|From .002 to .009 in. (.051 to .229 mm)|
|Build Size||11.75 x 7.3 x 8 in. (300 x 185 x 203 mm)||13 x 10.6 x 7.9 in. (330 x 269 x 201 mm)|
|Material||UV Cured White ABS-like Plastic||Matte Black Onyx Plastic|