Fused Deposition Modeling Chicago

Fused Deposition Modeling Chicago

For over 25 years Met-L-Flo, Inc. has been utilizing Additive Manufacturing processes such as Fused Deposition Modeling and Direct Digital Manufacturing for low volume production, to design and develop prototypes.

Fused Deposition Modeling or FDM is a type of Additive Manufacturing that heats and extrudes a thin filament of thermoplastic to form parts layer by layer. Heating is necessary to fuse the layers together. These layers help strengthen the structural integrity of your prototype. FDM is ideal for printing complex 3D parts that are required to perform at a high level and this is ideal for extreme testing. As a 3D printing technique, the process begins with the software from the created design from an STL file.

Here at Met-L-Flo, Inc., we have a vast amount of materials to ensure you get the best match for your custom FDM prototype. If you have any questions about our 3D printing services or would like more information on Fused Deposition Modeling in Chicago, call us today at 1-800-MET-L-FLO to speak with a knowledgeable representative. Or you can fill out the contact form on the right and we will get back to you shortly.

Benefits of Fused Deposition Modeling Chicago

There are many benefits and advantages to Fused Deposition Modeling that help you turn your design into a physical prototype. These advantages include:

  • Fast quote
  • Fast turnaround
  • Heat resistant
  • Chemical resistant

FDM provides a wide variety of applications including:

  • High heat environments
  • High stress environments
  • Chemical environments
  • End use and low volume production
  • Production aids
  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Sheet metal and forming dyes
  • Composite layup tool
  • Sand casting Patterns

Met-L-Flo Fused Deposition Modeling Chicago

If you are in need of FDM services or if you have any questions or would like more information on our 3D printing services at Met-L-Flo, Inc., call us today at 1-800-MET-L-FLO. Or you can fill out the contact form to the right and we will respond shortly.

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