Before Post-Processing

watch component before post-processing

After Post-Processing

Watch component after processing

Objective

Improve Surface Finish

Industry3D Printing – Plastic Post Process
Part DescriptionCell Phone Cover
3D Printing Technology 3D Plastic SLS
MaterialNylon 11
Process TechnologyEvaluation of Different Process Methods
Equipment TypeVibratory Tumblers

In the early stages of developing production 3D AM printer equipment and materials; Bel Air was engaged by EOS to develop post processing techniques in order to feedback to the printing process for improvements to help post processing achieve traditional finishes.

If you are unsure what equipment and media you require to achieve your desired surface finish, then send us your part, and we will evaluate it and provide you with a metrology report.