3D Systems, one of the largest 3D printing companies in the world announced that it has launched an e-commerce site for its new FabPro 1000 entry-level industrial 3D printer to make it easier for its customers to buy this easy-to-use 3D printer. The entry-level 3D printer from 3D Systems combines smooth surface quality, accelerated throughput and a straightforward user interface.
The FabPro 1000 is a compact, powerful additive manufacturing system ideal for producing high quality plastic part prototypes as well as casting patterns for jewellery. The print speeds of this new printer are up to three times faster when compared with other competitively priced systems.
Powered by 3D Sprint a best-in-class software from 3D systems, this 3D printer simplifies part penetration and print monitoring. The new 3D printer from 3D Systems offers printing in three different materials: FabPro Tough BLK for functional prototyping and production parts, FabPro Proto GRY for fine featured prototypes and models and FabPro JewelCast GRN for jewelry master patterns.
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Offering more details about this new 3D printer, Phil Schultz, Senior Vice president, General Manager, on Demand Manufacturing and Plastics, 3D Systems said, “The FabPro 1000 checks all the boxes on professional designers’ and engineers’ wish lists for entry-level 3D printing. Yes it’s a compact device, but it’s also a powerful integrated solution, including optimized software, a choice of specialized materials, an intuitive user interface, and an optional, revolutionary, light-based UV post-curing unit. The result is that FabPro 1000 delivers very high quality parts quickly and efficiently with a low Total Cost of Operation”.
“To make these advantages even more accessible, we’ve launched an e-commerce site for FabPro 1000. We encourage everyone to visit the site, check out the specs and pricing, and order their FabPro 1000 today,” adds Schultz when speaking about how the e-commerce site has made it easier for people to buy this 3D printer.
The FabPro 1000 has been receiving rave reviews from its users. One such user is Simon Walker, the owner of Artforge, a company which designs and manufactures highly accurate collectible miniatures and unique jewelry.
“All in all, you get a lot more for your money with the FabPro 1000 than other entry-level 3D printing solutions,” says Simon Walker when explaining how he has benefited from using the FabPro 1000.
“The software is a good example. You import the design, the 3D Sprint software automatically identifies and fixes most problems, and adds the automatic support structures. Then you can do what you like – scale the design, create mirror images, copy it, change the support structures, etc. and then send the file to the print queue. It’s easy to use, intuitive and quiet – and that’s what people want,” concludes Walker.
The FabPro 1000 is priced below $5000 and can be ordered online at www.3dsystems.com/3d-printers/fabpro-1000
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