Atlanta, GA - August 5, 2008 -- Quickparts (http://www.quickparts.com), one of North America's largest providers of custom designed parts, from rapid prototyping to production parts, today announced the availability of a new gray ABS-like Stereolithography (SLA) material for use in Rapid Prototyping and RTV/Silicone master patterns.
"For our customers that need functional detailed SLA parts, Quickparts is now offering new gray ABS-like materials (Accura Xtreme and Protogen 18920) that have the look and feel of durable molded plastic and are impact resistant." said Patrick Hunter, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Quickparts. "Accura Xtreme and Protogen 18920 are great materials for fit, form and function, creating durable assemblies and generating master patterns for RTV/Silicone molding."
In addition to their outstanding mechanical properties, the materials feature lower viscosity and higher processing speeds than other materials in the marketplace, resulting in easy operation, fast part creation, and quick cleaning and finishing with less waste, making them more cost-effective.
Quickparts provides custom manufacturing services for engineers and designers who want to create plastic and metal parts from 3D CAD (computer-aided design) models. Using patented QuickQuote technology, Quickparts is able to provide product designers with an 'instant online quote' for the manufacturing of their custom parts from prototype to production.
Quickparts custom manufacturing services include: Rapid Prototypes (SLA, SLS, FDM, PolyJet), Cast Urethanes, Injection Mold Tooling and Parts, Sheet Metal Parts, and CNC Machined Parts.
For more information about Quickparts, visit www.quickparts.com or call 877.521.8683.
Quickparts - Director of Marketing