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FUD Z axis resolution [message #32589] Fri, 12 August 2011 16:27 UTC Go to next message
avatar uncookedtrout  is currently offline uncookedtrout
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I can't find any info on how thick the vertical layers are for FUD. Does anyone know?
Re: FUD Z axis resolution [message #32595 is a reply to message #32589 ] Fri, 12 August 2011 17:21 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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I believe these are made with object printers, and the highest resolution listed by objet is 28 microns. Not sure if that is what Shapeways uses, but I'll check.

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Re: FUD Z axis resolution [message #32610 is a reply to message #32589 ] Fri, 12 August 2011 23:32 UTC Go to previous message
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FUD is 800 layers per inch, which means 31.75 micron thick layers, printed with 3DSystems' Project HD 3000.

Objet Connex 500 machine is used for White, Black and Transparent detail, and run in 30 micron fast mode (there were some tests with 16 micron detail mode).

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