Direct Digital Manufacturing

Direct Digital Manufacturing

Our trained and knowledgeable technicians use state-of-the-art direct digital manufacturing technology in the creation of computer controlled parts you need for the completion of your project. If for any reason you have any questions or comments about direct digital manufacturing, feel free to give us a call at 1-800-Met-L-Flo or fill out the form to the right and a representative will respond shortly.

Met-L-Flo’s direct digital manufacturing is used to authentically fabricate components from your computer-generated design into real touchable parts. Extensive experience from the industry professionals at Met-L-Flo allows us to turn your conceptual designs into prototypes in just hours compared to days in the past.

Professional Direct Digital Manufacturing

Our experienced team has a passion for the industry and for providing the very best in services for a wide range of options for direct digital manufacturing. Met-L-Flo works hard every day to turn your design concepts into professional prototypes using state-of-the-art direct digital manufacture process.

Here are some of the benefits and advantages of our direct digital manufacturing processes:


  • Fast quote
  • Fast turnaround
  • Precise tolerances
  • Milling & turning applications
  • Multiple finishes available (Anodizing, Optically Clear, etc.)

FDM – Fused Deposition Modeling:

  • Fast quote
  • Fast turnaround
  • Real world thermoplastics
  • Heat resistant
  • Chemical resistant

Vac Forming:

  • Cost effective
  • Faster than production
  • Design flexibility
  • Variety of materials including grades
  • Molded in texture
  • Allows for Undercuts and bonded in materials

Injection Molding:

  • Fast Quote
  • 1st Article in hand fast
  • Optically clear finishes, high polishes & textured surfaces
  • Tool life up to 50,000 shots
  • Wide range of material options
  • Simple solutions for complex parts
  • Insert-molding
  • Over-molding
  • Hand loaded inserts to increase speed and cut cost

Composites and Fiber Reinforced Plastics:

  • Performance parts are delivered in days
  • Class A surface finishes obtainable
  • Freeform designs can be produced easily
  • Integrated components added where desired
  • Wide range of material options
  • Customizable properties
  • Withstands vacuum and pressure at elevated temperatures
  • High heat resistance
  • Tooling at a fraction of conventional costs and lead time

Affordable Direct Digital Manufacturing

Our direct digital manufacturing services are considerably more affordable compared to our competitors and Met-L-Flo will navigate the proper application of today’s technologies and help bridge the gap between prototype and production.

If for any reason you have any questions or comments about direct digital manufacturing, feel free to fill out the form to the right and an associate will respond shortly or give us a call at 1-800-Met-L-Flo.

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