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As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

Software to Produce Reduced-Density, Structural Stereolithography Parts
DSM Somos® (Elgin, IL), a world leader in the development of advanced stereolithography (SL) materials for rapid prototyping and manufacturing, offers a software application allowing SL users to create light-weight prototypes having enhanced structural integrity.

Stereolithography (SL) Material
DSM Somos® (Elgin, IL) offers USP Class VI approval for their WaterShed® XC 11122 resin—a clear, water-resistant material already widely used in the medical device industry.

AXIS Prototypes

New RP Technology Reduces Costs, Leadtimes
A rapid tooling process has been developed using stereolithography (SL) and a nanocomposite resin, which can result in significant savings in both leadtimes and costs.

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The Role of Materials in Additive Fabrication
RP capabilities continue to expand with the development of new materials.

Composite Resin
DSM Somos (Elgin, IL), has announced the commercialization of NanoTool™, the third generation of Somos ProtoComposite™ materials.

Product Categories of Somos®

Material for Additive Manufacturing—polymer