Company adds new FRP printers and open access software to enable new advanced materials, including Flux Core and Flux 3D.
Thermal Sensor Layer Automation system uses a non-contact temperature sensor for continuous temperature data, ensuring precise fusion between large-scale thermoplastic printed layers.
Simulation tool for 3D printing provides more ergonomic user features, including view displacement options, tooltips and 10 new material options.
Author details the mechanics of materials for the construction of laminates manufactured with the aid of pressure, computer simulations and infusion strategies and more.
New features include “masks” giving users greater control over fiber reinforcement in an easy-to-visualize manner.
ABS-based carbon fiber material for the Stratasys F123 Series 3D printer line is 15% stronger and 50% stiffer compared to standard ABS.
Manufacturers are able to analyze the production cost of polymer-based AM parts against conventional processes and validate composite microstructures via CT scanning.