What type of machine used for 3d printing?

Discussion in 'Technologies and Hardware' started by crabigailrose, Jan 7, 2012.

  1. crabigailrose
    crabigailrose New Member
    Can anybody tell me what type of machine is used to print food-safe, glazed ceramic? I found a video of how the process works, and it almost looked like a polyjet printer? But as far as I know the only way to print ceramic is with SLS (Selective Laser Sintering)... Sorry for asking such a technical question, I searched the site and FAQ for the answer and found this to be a very cool site but I could not find the answer to my question. I

  2. underitall
    underitall New Member
    The Materials page for Ceramics tells you all about the process and a quick video showing it.

    EDIT: Materials Page
    Last edited: Jan 7, 2012
  3. crabigailrose
    crabigailrose New Member
    Thanks, I saw that materials page, however I still couldn't find the answer to my question. I am wondering specifically what kind of machine does the 3d printing for ceramics. Is it a polyjet machine? SLS? something else?