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Ultimate 3d-Changing how we price lower quantity part runs!

At Ultimate 3D we excel at large production runs. As a result, we compete with injection molding prices when you amortize the tooling into the mix. We have come to realize that our pricing structure is inhibitive to the onesie, twosie quantities. Hence, we have...

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Ultimate 3D now Finishing 3D Printed Parts

Finishing 3D Printed Parts We have teamed up with a world class Painter/Finisher to help bring your prototype and production parts to life. Finishing 3D printed price. We offer a full spectrum of colors, once the color is decided you can chose a finish from Flat to...

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Ultimate 3D Has Expanded

Our New Prodways P4000X printer has arrived and is up and running! What does this mean for you?  It means we can print twice as many parts keeping our outstanding lead-time to 1 week or less.   From the beginning we have situated ourselves to be your number one...

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Ultimate 3D now printing with ALUMIDE

Alumide is a material used in 3D printing consisting of nylon filled with aluminum particles, its name being a combination of the words aluminum and polymide.The aluminum in the plastic creates a unique feel and look. Your part will have a slight "sparkle" to it in a...

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Hydrographic Print Finishes

The Team at Ultimate 3 D are now offering Hydrographic Print Finishes!If you have a project that requires a custom finish we now offer hydrographic prints from TWN Industries.We have taken on the task to learn and implement this discipline into our mix of finishes...

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Ultimate 3D Open House

A little over a year ago we became Ultimate 3D LLC, in celebration we want to throw a party and you are invited!  Please RSVP at info@ult3d.com so we know how many to plan for. Many have already committed, but we don"t want anyone left out! We will have locally grown...

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3D Printing Assemblies no assembly required!

As 3D printing becomes more prevalent in the manufacturing arena and as we continue to master the art, new doors open and new ways of thinking emerge. Designers and engineers can create assemblies with fewer nuts and bolts, fewer items on a bill of materials and fewer...

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Keys to a Cost effective 3D Printed Project

Often we receive models that are bulky and rather large. Take the Sioux Falls Cathedral for instance, a great architectural piece.Sioux Falls CathedralThe bounding box is 141mm x 183mm x 189mm tall, with a solid volume of 1283 cubic centimeters. As is, this will not...

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3D Printing with Nylon: Why we love it, and you should too

As many of you may already know, nylon is a thermoplastic. If you're 3D printing with nylon materials, you're either using a powder that hardens into durable plastic when melted by a laser, or you're using a plastic filament that's extruded through a nozzle. Nylon has...

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Kickstarter Fuels 3D Printing Innovation

If you’re someone who keeps your eye on Kickstarter projects, you’ve probably noticed that people are constantly innovating in the 3D printing industry, especially on the consumer level. We’re excited to live in a world where people support each other’s ideas and help...

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From our 3D Workshop: Motorbike inventions

As a 3D printing company, we’d be crazy not to bring some of our own designs into reality. As humans, we’re continually encountering challenges in the way we live, work, travel, everything. You might have noticed innovation is one of our core values, and we put it to...

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How To Waste Your Money With 3D Printing

Nobody wants to waste their money. But it’s easy to get swept up in purchasing trends without asking why everyone wants in on them. One of 3D printing’s greatest benefits is the cost efficiency it creates by allowing the business or consumer to pay for exactly what...

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5 of our Favorite Recent 3D Printing Projects

In recent years, 3D printing has been used to improve and even save lives around the world. It’s also been used to create some truly fascinating, though totally impractical products. The technology is just so versatile, and it’s amazing to see how designers and...

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How much does 3D printing cost?

Many people exploring advanced manufacturing options are curious about the cost of 3D printing. Determining the cost of a 3D printing project can be tricky because the technology is relatively new and many companies differ in the way they structure their pricing. By...

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How Does 3D Printing Work?

How Does 3D Printing Work?

There are many different kinds of 3D printing with varying levels of sophistication. The unifying principle between common 3D printing methods is “additive manufacturing,” or manufacturing by building something layer by layer rather than creating a mold. This...

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