Ultimaker, the desktop 3D printing behemoth, has reportedly declared that Polymaker, eSUN & Essentium are now a part of the esteemed Ultimaker Material Alliance Program. The declaration was made at the TCT Asia 2019 event in China. Sources familiar with the development noted that their collaboration further augments the range of materials & applications for the FFF 3D printing across a plethora of industries.
As a matter of fact, China is the biggest electronics market across the globe. For industry engineers to take advantage of the FFF 3D printing the materials need to be ESD safe in order to ensure their suitability for electronics production, reported sources familiar with the development.
By creating such optimal print profiles and presenting them in the Ultimaker Marketplace, the designers and engineers can impeccably utilize the desktop 3D printing solutions of Ultimaker for the benefit of electronics industry, cited trusted sources.
According to a press release by Ultimaker, as a desktop 3D printing market leader, the surging prominence of 3D printing offers the company a pivotal role in ensuring an optimal collaboration between materials, hardware, and software, stated Jos Burger, Ultimaker CEO.
By providing material profiles straightaway to millions of consumers through the Ultimaker Marketplace, the company unleashes new 3D printing applications for diverse industries, Burger mentioned.
Burger cited that Polymaker, eSUN & Essentium are immensely esteemed material firms, extending exceptional material properties which are suitable for engineers employed in assorted industries. Burger also stated that he feels proud to recognize their dedication to the Ultimaker Material Alliance Program during TCT ASIA.
Dr. Xiaofan Luo, the President of Polymaker, was quoted stating that FFF 3D printing is the most accessible and practical among all 3D printing technologies. Dr. Luo also said that the three materials which they provide through the Ultimaker Marketplace, including PolyCast, PolyMide PA6-CF, and PolyMide CoPA are the most advanced and unique materials in their portfolio. In addition, Dr. Luo also said that he believes they would open up innumerable new applications for many more engineers.