RE: [rp-ml] Low cost rigid parts

From: Lino P. Stavole <>
Date: Wed Sep 15 2010 - 22:44:13 EEST

Or sla parts perhaps...

Hi Dave :-)

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From: [] On Behalf
Of David Gurrola
Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 12:27 PM
Subject: RE: [rp-ml] Low cost rigid parts


Have you looked into some of the stiffer FDM materials, like PC, that are
available on the larger machine platforms? it is substantially stiffer than
the ABS that you would have gotten on the dimension.


David Gurrola
20918 Bake Parkway, Suite 106
Lake Forest, CA 92630

From: [] On Behalf Of []
Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 12:10 PM
Subject: [rp-ml] Low cost rigid parts

Hello everyone,

I'm trying to find a way to manufacture a part that is 1 inch by 2 inches
and has minimal flexing of the material. Trying to keep material cost under
$5 per part.

Looked at objet and dimension machines, but the part flexes too much.

Are there hardening techniques that can be used for some of the machines out
there without losing accuracy?

Thanks to anyone with some suggestions.



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