INFOGRAPHIC: Reinventing the Wheel with 3D Printing

Which 3D Printing process is right for your next project?

By Alex Stonehouse · May 19, 2017

Using a single CAD model, our engineers created custom parts in five different processes to illustrate the key benefits and differences of some of the most popular 3D Printing options. Of these, Xometry offers Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS), Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM), Polyjet 3D, and Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)! The side-by-side comparison provides details on finish options and material selection to help you design your next project.

Reinventing the Wheel with 3D Printing
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