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DuraChain photopolymers deliver elastic, tough material properties for digital light processing printing through a photopolymerization separation process.
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PolySpectra's founder and CEO Raymond Weitekamp develops resin-based AM material that can go head-to-head with molded engineering plastics.
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Material made for the aerospace, performance automotive and medical industries.
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The resins are made for producing tough, durable and long-lasting 3D printed parts.
MakerBot and Ultimaker Merge Entities
The merger has secured additional funding of $62.4M to advance global 3D printing innovation.
Stratasys Expands Additive Manufacturing Applications
Latest updates include new systems, software and materials.
Polymertal and UBQ Materials Partner
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