Re: [rp-ml] Low cost rigid parts

From: Buddy Smith <>
Date: Wed Sep 15 2010 - 22:48:23 EEST

On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 3:10 PM, <> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I'm trying to find a way to manufacture a part that is 1 inch by 2 inches and has minimal flexing of the material. Trying to keep material cost under $5 per part.
> Looked at objet and dimension machines, but the part flexes too much.
> Are there hardening techniques that can be used for some of the machines out there without losing accuracy?

Depending on the part, perhaps you could have it CNC-milled instead of
3d printed? That opens up more possibilities of material, but I don't
know about cost.

Received on Wed Sep 15 22:41:29 2010

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