Optical Identification System for safer material handling

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Optical Identification System

At Wematter, we are constantly working on the development of our products and our main focus remains always user-friendliness and safety. It should be easy and safe to use the SLS 3D printer Gravity ecosystem. With this in mind, and to further support decentralized production models, we are now launching an Optical Identification System. This feature will make sure that … Läs mer

PA11 vs PA12 – one atom different

Victoria Malmgren3D-printer, Material, Powder management2 Comments

One atom separates the PA11 from PA12, but what are the differences between properties? SLS 3D printing technology uses semi-crystalline polymers (plastics). Wematter’s printers primarily use polyamide (nylon), a plastic that was originally developed to produce the classic nylon stocking. The material’s applications increased over time, and, today, it is used in millions of products worldwide. The two materials that … Läs mer

We are pleased to announce the latest exciting addition to the Gravity SLS 3D printer: Aurora ESD

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PCB cover printed with Aurora ESD

We are pleased to announce the latest exciting material to be added to the Gravity SLS printer, Aurora ESD. The material is a bio-based powder suited for electronics applications. Static electricity is a very serious problem in electronics manufacturing that can damage or completely destroy electronic components. Aurora ESD is designed to protect these sensitive components so that electrostatic discharge … Läs mer

Wematter launches Aurora TPU; increases flexibility in its material range

David Boström3D-skrivare, Material1 Comment

Aurora TPU powder package with printed part

Swedish manufacturer Wematter is now expanding the materials portfolio for the Gravity 2021 SLS 3D printer with Aurora TPU, a rubber-like and durable material that can be used for a variety of applications in the medical technology and automotive industries, among others. Aurora TPU was developed in close cooperation with one of the company’s largest customers, which operates in the … Läs mer