Atlanta, GA, February 5, 2004 - Quickparts, the leading provider of rapid prototypes and low-volume custom manufactured metal and plastic production parts, today announced the availability of a new white ABS-like Stereolithography (SLA) material for use in Rapid Prototyping and RTV patterns.
“For our customers that need functional detailed SLA parts, Quickparts is now offering a new Rigid ABS-like material (Somos 14120) that is strong, tough, and water resistant.” said Mark Mackie, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Quickparts. “Somos 14120 provides design engineers with a durable option without sacrificing any performance features. And with its white opaque appearance, Somos 14120 offers a similar look to traditional plastics such as ABS.”
Somos 14120 joins a number of other DSM Somos materials currently being offered at Quickparts, including Rigid (Somos 11120), Durable (Somos 9120), Flexible (Somos 8120), High-Resolution Durable (Somos 9120), High-Resolution Rigid (Somos 11120), and WaterClear (Somos 11120).
For more information about Stereolithography and the new ABS-like SLA material, contact a Quickparts Area Manager at 1-877-521-8683.
Quickparts provides custom manufacturing services for engineers and designers looking to create plastic and metal parts from 3D CAD (computer-aided design) models. With its proprietary QuickQuote® geometric analysis software, Quickparts provides product designers with an instant online quote for the manufacturing of their custom parts, either in prototype or production quantities. Quickparts' service offerings include: Rapid Prototypes (SLA, SLS, FDM, Polyjet), Cast Urethanes, CNC Machining, Injection Mold Tooling and Parts, and Sheet Metal Parts. For more information, visit www.quickparts.com or call 877.521.8683.