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Zünd wins EDP award

Zünd’s new routing system RM-L won an EDP (European Digital Press Association)  2017 Award for “Best digital cutting system”.  
Making use of  3.6 kW of power, the RM-L is capable of routing acrylics, polycarbonates, ACM, Forex, and MDF announced Zünd.   
The force of this router, combined with up to 0.7 Nm of torque, opens up new possibilities for processing thick, hard, dense substrates.
 Another component of the new system is the automatic tool changer ARC. EDP’s expert jury cited the fact that the RM-L router module allows a Zünd cutting system to be transformed in seconds to a high-performance router designed for heavy-duty routing applications. “The RM-L virtually eliminates the need for a separate router table”.

Colorjet unveils Digital Textile Printer TXF

ColorJet India Ltd launches a digital textile printer, Colorjet TXF at FESPA Hamburg 2017. ColorJet has manufactured the digital printer incorporating the latest Japanese technology and equipped with Epson printheads. In addition, they showcased Softjet digital printer.
The TXF printer is equipped with Epson printheads gives variable dot control for achieving smooth gradations and is also belt driven, which makes it suitable for printing fabrics including bulky textured materials, thinner

Mutoh launches entry-level dye-sub printer ValueJet 1604WX

Mutoh is targeting the market for digital transfer decoration and fashion with a new entry-level model for its wide-format dye-sub printer line-up.
The four-colour ValueJet 1604WX is a single-head 1,620mm-wide dye-sublimation printer billed by the company as “budget friendly”. Prices start from €9,995.
The printer is targeted at start-ups and companies looking to step up to a wider machine to broaden their product range.
Marketing manager Nick Decock said: “The ValueJet is ideally suited to small

Duplo officially launches DDC-810 Digital Spot UV Coater

Duplo USA has announced the launch of its DDC-810 Digital Spot UV Coater, which will be available in Canada, the United States and Latin America. “Since its introduction at Graph Expo 2016, the DDC-810 has created enormous excitement among print service providers,” said the company.
“We’re excited to open doors to new opportunities for those printers who have wanted to add elevated spot UV embellishment to their products,” said Anthony Gandara, product manager at Duplo USA. “The DDC-810 is an

Ricoh introduces new industrial printheads

Ricoh announced the launch of two new industrial inkjet printheads: the  MH5421F and the  MH5421MF. Ricoh will start taking orders for both of these printheads from June 2017.
The Ricoh MH5421MF and MH5421F printheads were designed for both low viscosity (6 mPas) and medium viscosity fluids (11 mPas) respectively.
This structure enables continuous ink flow directly behind the nozzle, reducing the risk of jetting failure caused by either clogged ink or entrapped air bubbles, announced Ricoh.
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  • Exhibtion

    The first ever 3D printing conference cum exhibition ‘3D Print UAE’ took place on 17th and 18th August 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE which attracted a number of like-minded 3D Printing professionals from over 40 nations.

    3D Print UAE exhibition cum conference is a concept aimed at providing a broad scale platform for the manufacturing sector and consumer world across the ME region. 

    3D Print UAE gave an opportunity for the additive manufacturing experts from across the globe to converge on this regional platform to showcase their solutions, analyze the benefits and discuss the opportunities in the Middle East. It also provided the opportunity for a listen- in to first-hand experience from industry leaders, connect solutions for overcoming challenges in the field, and enhance the brand and  business portfolio. 

     Steffan Ritt, VP-head of global marketing and communications, SLM Solutions Group commented:  “Since, this is the first kind of event in this region, it has attracted less number of visitors. However, the visitors and participants were more positive. Overall, the show went fairly well for us but we would have been happier if the organizers promoted the event well in advance.”  SLM Solutions were one among the gold sponsors of the event.

    Most of visitors commented that these kinds of exhibitions and conference should be encouraged to create more awareness about the 3D printing in this region.