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Mini Design Guide: PolyJet 3D Printing

PolyJet 3D is a 3D printing technology known for its customizable material properties, including rubber-like materials, excellent surface finish, and the ability to print with multiple materials. Download our free mini design guide to learn how to take advantage of this unique 3D printing process.

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PolyJet 3D is a 3D printing technology known for its customizable material properties and excellent surface finish. It works by jetting UV curable resin onto a build tray in a process that is somewhat similar to inkjet printing. PolyJet 3D printing offers one of the most advanced industrial 3D printing solutions available, producing parts with incredible precision and speed. It also supports the ability to print in multiple materials at once and can simulate rubber materials and overmolds. Download our free mini design guide to learn how to take advantage of this unique 3D printing process.

A Look Inside at the Table of Contents

  • What is PolyJet 3D printing
  • Available materials
  • Advantages of PolyJet 3D printing
  • General tolerances
  • Available surface finishes
  • Quick design tips
  • Other PolyJet 3D printing resources

About Xometry

Xometry’s massive US-based partner network offers a range of high-end PolyJet machines to support your unique manufacturing requirements, including many multi-material overmold options. Combined with our Instant Quoting Engine, our online 3D printing service can turn around your PolyJet printing prototypes in as little as 1-2 days, delivering high-quality PolyJet printed parts quickly and at excellent quality.

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This article was written by various Xometry contributors. Xometry is a leading resource on manufacturing with CNC machining, sheet metal fabrication, 3D printing, injection molding, urethane casting, and more.