- Material enables new design styles for the company’s famous 100% pure wax 3D printing solution for jewelry casting
- Facilitates more complex designs with improved durability and flexibility of patterns
ROCK HILL, South Carolina, Sept. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD), the market leader in jewelry in 100% lost wax casting, today introduced VisiJet® Wax Jewel Red – the latest innovation in its material portfolio that transforms the art of jewelry production. VisiJet Wax Jewel Red enables jewelry makers to design and produce more intricate and durable patterns – opening up new design styles for 100% wax casting – while providing improved production efficiency and reduced waste . This material, together with 3D wax printing technology and additive manufacturing software from 3D Systems, integrates seamlessly with standard lost wax casting processes and provides increased design freedom with printing and casting. same-day patterns, while eliminating time and tooling costs.
3D wax printing has become the recognized standard for the production of models for jewelry casting. However, some styles and designs require fine meshes and intricate details that are difficult to achieve. 3D Systems’ new VisiJet Wax Jewel Red is uniquely designed to meet the needs of foundries producing jewelry models including fusion and setting designs. The company’s latest material offers dramatically increased flexibility that reduces breakage resulting from handling throughout the lost wax casting process, especially for features like lightweight filigree and thin wire mesh designs. Foundries using this revolutionary material as part of their workflow will be able to produce more durable and flexible designs, helping them reduce waste, time and costs.
“Additive manufacturing has left its mark in the jewelry industry, allowing artisans to push the boundaries and take their creativity to new levels,” said Dr. Edwin Hortelano, senior vice president, engineering and development of materials, 3D Systems. “We created VisiJet Wax Jewel Red as the next step in our 100% wax casting portfolio, specifically to enable the unmatched quality of lost wax casting for jewelry design styles with fine features. This addition helps craftsmen and foundries come up with unique designs while improving productivity and reducing costs. “
VisiJet Wax Jewel Red is the latest innovation in 3D systems to support the company’s efforts to advance applications for jewelry manufacturing. This material extends 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 Connect. The complete solution was developed to produce jewelry casting models that fit into standard lost wax casting processes and deliver reliable, high quality output every time.
VisiJet Wax Jewel Red is expected to be available on 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 innovation in 3D printing to the manufacturing industry. Today, as a 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. With 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 address 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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