Product Watch: Objet, Konica Minolta, and Sun Plastech


Objet Ltd. (Rehovot, Israel) is expanding its line of simultaneous multi-material 3D printing technology to include a smaller footprint machine with a 260-by-260-by-200-mm (10.2-by-10.2-by-7.9 inch) tray size. Like its larger counterparts, the Objet260 Connex can print up to 14 different material properties within a single part thanks to the company's patented simultaneous multi-material jetting technology, it can also utilize the newly released acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS)-like and transparent materials.

Calling the desktop-model "small enough to run in the corner of any office", Objet CEO David Reis said in a release that the new 3D printer brings the company's high-resolution, multi-material 3D printing to "new levels of accessibility" for front-line designers and engineers....
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