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Figure 4 Standalone

ULTRA-FAST AND AFFORDABLE FOR SAME DAY PROTOTYPING AND LOW-VOLUME PRODUCTION

Affordable and versatile for low-volume production and fast prototyping, offering quality and accuracy with industrial-grade durability, service and support.

Affordability

With a compact and easy-to-use design, Figure 4 Standalone delivers industrial-grade durability at an affordable price and low total cost of operations.

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Versatility 

Quick and easy material changeover allows for functional prototyping and production applications diversity with the same printer. Featuring a manual material feed, it is augmented with separate post-processing units available for cleaning, drying and curing.

Fast Turnaround

Achieve same-day functional prototyping and low volume production with ultra-high speeds. Figure 4 Standalone offers quality, accuracy and Six Sigma repeatability (Cpk > 2) with industrial-grade durability, service and support. Figure 4 Standalone was designed for ease-of-use and includes file preparation and print management with 3D Systems 3D Sprint™ software.

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Production-Grade Materials

The Figure 4 Standalone materials are specially developed for the production of end-use parts and for fast prototyping applications. Use the Figure 4 TOUGH-GRY 10 high speed, rigid, dark grey material or the Figure 4 TOUGH-GRY 15 economical rigid grey material for production applications, Figure 4 ELAST-BLK 10 elastomeric black material for design and test applications and Figure 4 JCAST-GRN 10 castable green material for jewellery applications.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Replacement of traditional moulding and cast urethane processes
  • Rapid functional prototyping and fast concept models
  • Optimized for investment casting patterns for jewellery
  • Clean and easy burnout with gypsum investments
  • Amazing surface quality for jewellery applications
  • Grommets, seals, hoses, weather sealing, soft touch robotics, keypads, spacers, vibration dampening component parts

FEATURES:

  • Non-contact membrane Digital Light Printing (DLP) technology
  • Printable Build Volume (W x D x H):
    124.8 x 70.2 x 196 mm (4.9 x 2.8 x 7.7 in)
  • Industry-leading 3D Sprint software for file preparation and production
  • Cloud connectivity for predictive and prompt service with 3D Connect capability.
  • Production-grade materials
  • Compact printer footprint
  • Manual material feed
  • Separate, manual post-curing unit, required

BENEFITS:

  • Affordable initial investment
  • High throughput vs. competitive 3D printing technologies
  • Industrial-grade durability
  • Print and use same day
  • Low total cost of operations
  • Application flexibility
  • Efficient design iteration
  • Six Sigma quality and repeatability

*Throughput improvement compared other 3D printing systems based on various use cases on Figure 4 models; parts cost compared to traditionally manufactured parts and operations.

Production-Grade Materials

Figure 4 TOUGH-GRY 10

TOUGH AND DURABLE

A high-speed material capable of print speeds up to 100 mm/hour for the production of strong rigid gray parts in a fraction of the time. With 25% elongation at break, it has the durability required for a broad range of applications.

Figure 4 TOUGH-GRY 10 is capable of print speeds up to 100 mm/hour in a strong production plastic. With 25% elongation at break, it has the durability required for a broad range of applications. This dark gray plastic material is extremely stable, including under high humidity conditions.

Applications:

  • Rapid design iteration
  • Strong functional parts for:
    • Automotive styling parts
    • Form, fit and function testing
    • Durable assemblies and snap fits
    • Bezels, covers, cases
    • Master patterns for RTV molding or other uses
  • Short-run manufacturing of rigid parts
  • Consumer goods
  • Ready for painting or plating

Figure 4 TOUGH-GRY 15

TOUGH AND DURABLE

An economical material offering high strength and stability for short run production of rigid gray parts at a fraction of the cost of traditional methods. With 35% elongation at break, this durable material produces highly accurate components.

Figure 4 TOUGH-GRY 15 is designed to offer high strength and stability for production applications. Economical pricing allows short run production parts to be produced at a fraction of the cost of traditional methods. With 35% elongation at break, this durable opaque gray material produces highly accurate components for consumer goods, aerospace and automotive industries, with digital molding productivity and cost-efficiency.

Applications:

  • Rapid design iteration
  • Strong functional parts for:
    • Automotive styling parts
    • Form, fit and function testing
    • Durable assemblies and snap fits
    • Bezels, covers, cases
    • Master patterns
  • Short-run manufacturing of rigid parts
  • Consumer goods
  • Ready for painting or plating

Figure 4 ELAST-BLK 10

ELASTOMERIC

A rubber-like material for accelerated designing and prototyping of a wide variety of elastomeric products for industrial and consumer goods applications. This black elastomeric material offers excellent compressive characteristics.

Figure 4 ELAST-BLK 10 is a material suited for the prototyping and design of a wide variety of elastomeric parts. Producing parts in a fraction of the time required to produce moulded parts, this material accelerates the design and iteration of new concepts with rubber-like functional prototypes for industrial and consumer goods applications.

Applications:

  • Design verification and validation and testing of:
    • Hoses
    • Tubes
    • Weatherstripping
    • Seals
    • Grommets
    • Gaskets
    • Spacers and other vibration dampening components

Figure 4 JCAST-GRN 10

METAL CASTING / JEWELLERY

Optimized for clean and easy burnout for direct casting, this high contrast green castable material delivers finely detailed, high-resolution jewellery patterns to produce high-quality jewellery pieces rapidly.

Designed for the jewellery casting professional, Figure 4 JCAST-GRN 10 produces accurate, reproducible, and highly detailed master patterns for jewellery casting. This high contrast green material is easy to cast with minimal ash and residue, producing high-quality jewellery pieces rapidly.

Applications:

  • Production master patterns for gypsum investment casting of:
    • A wide range of jewellery pieces
    • Rings
    • Brooches
    • Bracelets
  • Suitable for a range of precious metals
  • Highly detailed models for design validation, customer samples, etc.

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