3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing Services

3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing Services

CDG offer a full prototyping and production 3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing “On Demand” services for clients wanting to outsource part manufacture and 3D printed models.

The equipment we use enables us to select the best technology and the best materials from over twenty 3D printers and seven different technologies.

Additive Manufacturing machines & materials

Plastic Parts in high definition via SLA/DLP/MJP

  • ProJet 3500 HD Max MJP for super-high resolution models, thin walls and fine detail in resin with 16 micron layers
  • ProJet 2500 Plus MJP for super-high resolution models in black, white, clear, grey resin plus Armor ABS and ProFlex PP, plus elastomers
  • Figure 4 Standalone DLP for super high resolution parts in high performance plastics
  • Figure 4 Modular DLP for super high resolution parts in high performance plastics
  • ProX SLA parts in a choice of white, grey or clear plastic

Plastic Parts via FDM/FFF

  • Omni Factory 2.0 NET for large builds up to 500 x 500 x 570mm in high performance plastics including ABS and Carbon-fibre filled Nylon
  • Funmat Pro 410 for plastic part models in high-temp PEEK and Ultem / PEI
  • Funmat HT  for plastic part models in high-temp PEEK and Ultem / PEI
  • Fusion F410 plastic part models in a choice of colours and ABS or Nylon materials
  • Zmorph for part models in PLA, ABS, TPU, Wood, Leather and more

Nylon & Polypropylene Parts, laser sintered via SLS

  • Sinterit LISA SLS parts in  PA12, TPU
  • Sinterit LISA-Pro SLS parts in PA11, PP
  • ProX SLS sintered white Nylon parts inc. Glass-filled

Metal Parts via DMLS/DMP

  • Metal DMLS parts in a choice of sintered metal powders
  • Metal DMP parts in a choice of metals

Rubber & Silicone Parts via DLP/MJP

  • ProJet 2500 Plus MJP for super-high resolution models in Black 70A
  • Figure 4 Standalone DLP for super high resolution parts in Silicone via EggShell mould
  • Figure 4 Modular DLP for super high resolution parts in Rubber Black 65A

Wax Patterns via MJP

  • ProJet 2500 Wax MJP for super high resolution models using investment casting wax

Plaster Parts in mono & full colour via CJP

  • ProJet 660 Pro for full colour plaster prints
  • Z650, Z450 for full colour plaster prints

Figure 4 ELAST-BLK 10 (1kg cartridge)Figure-4 Standalone DLP 3D Printer

Material Choice

The materials we have available are truly extensive and include:

  • Plastic Filament: ABS, ASA, PC-ABS, PETG, PLA, HIPS, PC, PEEK, PEI, PP, PPS, Nylon, CF Carbon-fibre, HT high-temp, FR flame retardant, ESD Safe etc.
  • Plastic Resin: opaque, clear, ABS, PC, PP, high-temp, flame retardant etc.
  • Plastic Powder: PA6, PA11, PA12, PA-GF Glass-filled Nylon, PP Polypropylene
  • Rubber: production-grade 65A
  • Silicone: via EggShell moulds
  • Flex: TPU, TPE, Elastomers
  • Ceramic: plaster
  • Wax: investment casting real wax
  • Metal: stainless steel, maraging steel, titanium, nickel alloy, aluminium

ProX 500PJ3500HDMax

Post Processing

CDG offer specialist post-processing equipment including:

  • Vapour blasting
  • Sand blasting booth
  • Wax tank
  • Ultrasonic tank
  • Programmable oven for annealing
  • UV oven for curing
  • Laser engraving
  • Painting & Coloured Dye
  • Metal Plating
  • and much more!

Part Size & Resolution

We can produce almost any size of object, from very small to very large:-

  • Layer thickness from 10 microns
  • Wall thickness from 0.2 mm
  • Length up to 1.5 metres

VisiJet M3 Crystal Plastic Material (2 Kg)

Delivery

For urgent projects, same day printing is offered as a premium service. Standard delivery timescales are typically 1-3 days, depending on the scope and urgency of the project. Timescales for large batches or more complex projects may take longer. Please ask for an estimate.

Quotations

To quote for a project we will need the following information:

  • Ideally an STL or STEP file
  • Otherwise 3MF, PLY, OBJ, IGS or native 3D CAD
  • Your preferred material choice
  • Quantity
  • Required timescale
  • Colour, if important
  • Any post processing requirements
  • Details regarding delivery or collection

Please email replik8@cdg.uk.com for a quote or more information or call:-

  • DDI: 01420 556748
  • S/B: 01420 556755

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