Product News: Computer Hardware & Peripherals

3D Color Printer creates photo-realistic physical objects.

Share Like Tweet Add Email

Press Release Summary:

January 10, 2013 - Without producing any toxic waste, Mcor IRIS creates physical objects from 3D data and simultaneously prints in over one million hues. Build material is paper, which fosters accurate color reproduction from source material, and build sizes include A4 paper at 256 x 169 x 150 mm as well as letter paper at 9.39 x 6.89 x 5.9 in. Commercial-class 3D printer, measuring 37.4 x 27.55 x 31.5 in., offers TRUE Color capability and 5760 x 1440 x 508 dpi resolution.

Mcor Technologies Ltd

Unit 1, IDA Business Park, Co. Louth, Ireland

Original Press Release

Mcor to Introduce 3D Printer with Industry's Most Powerful Color Capability at SolidWorks World 2013

Press release date: January 8, 2013

Company recently struck major deal with Staples to launch 3D printing service

DUNLEER, Ireland -- Mcor Technologies Ltd, maker of the 3D printers with the industry's highest color capability, will introduce the Mcor IRIS 3D color printer to an American audience for the first time at SolidWorks World, January 20-23 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin hotel in Orlando, FL, Booth #304.

The low-cost, eco-friendly Mcor IRIS, made available in December, prints in more than one million hues simultaneously as it creates durable, photo-realistic physical objects from 3D data. Mcor takes its unique "TRUE Color" capability a major step further by rendering color as rich, vibrant and complex as it appears on a computer screen. That's because the build material is paper, the original and natural medium for colored ink. In addition to offering TRUE Color capability, the IRIS delivers the lowest operating cost of any commercial-class 3D printer.

Mcor recently made headlines through its deal with Staples Printing Systems Division to launch a new 3D printing service, called "Staples Easy 3D," online via the Staples Office Centre. Staples' Easy 3D will provide consumers, product designers, architects, healthcare professionals, educators, students and others with low-cost, brilliantly colored, photo-realistic 3D printed products from Staples stores. Customers will simply upload electronic files to the Staples Office Centre and pick up the models in their nearby Staples stores, or have them shipped to their address. Staples will produce the models with the Mcor IRIS.

What: SolidWorks World 2013. View live demonstrations of the Mcor IRIS and handle 3D printed models.

When:  Partner Pavilion Hours are:
--  Monday 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
--  Tuesday 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
--  Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  Booth #304

About Mcor Technologies Ltd
Mcor Technologies Ltd is an innovative manufacturer of the world's most affordable, full-color and eco-friendly 3D printers. They are the only 3D printers to use ordinary business-letter paper as the build material, a choice that renders durable, stable and tactile models. Established in 2004 with a talented team of specialists in the area of 3D printing, software and CAD/CAM, Mcor's vision is to make 3D printing more accessible to everyone. The company operates internationally from offices in Ireland, the UK and America. www.mcortechnologies.com.

CONTACT: Deirdre MacCormack, Mcor Technologies Ltd, + 353 (0) 41 6862800, deirdre@mcortechnologies.com

Share Like Tweet Add Email

LIKE THIS ARTICLE? DON’T MISS OUT ON OTHERS! Get Thomasnet’s industry newsletter now

Comments

comments powered by Disqus