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PolyJet vs CNC vs Something Else?
Machining

PolyJet vs CNC vs Something Else?

Frankly, there are a lot of reasons on why to make a one-off or short run part: prototypes, fixtures, first articles, feature testing, and display models to name a few. The real question that we see on a day-to-day basis is how should the part be made?

The Advantages of Additive Manufacturing
Additive

The Advantages of Additive Manufacturing

Because computer models and designs can be effortlessly transported electronically or even shared for download on the Internet, additive manufacturing allows businesses to quickly and cost effectively develop functional prototypes for product testing or even run a limited production line without having to worry about line limits and minimums while also allowing quick modifications when necessary.