3D Printing in Food and Beverage
With 3D printing, you’ll optimize your line, reduce changeover times, and increase food and beverage production efficiency. Minimize unplanned downtime, and short stops. An easy workflow lets you 3D print simple parts that make your lines more efficient. Start achieving ROI from day one.
Explore some common applications
With 3D printing, you’ll attract consumers’ attention with better packaging design. Corporations are aware that they must keep their packaging attractive, trendy, and must do so quickly. 3D printing is leveraged to create new packaging iterations faster and more economically.
Robot Arms and Grippers
With 3D printing, you’ll create custom solutions for assembling, sorting and palletizing on food processing lines. 3D printing offers a viable means of producing custom, light-weight robotic grippers and arms for specific requirements.
Tooling, Jigs and Fixtures
With 3D printing, you’ll have design flexibility, allowing tools to be designed ergonomically. Your workers will be more safe, efficient, and accurate while performing tasks. Common 3D printed tools include: maintenance tools, safety tools, (dis)assembly tools, quality assurance tools, and alignment tools.
Popular 3D printers used by specialists in the industry
UltiMaker S7 Pro Bundle
The S7 Pro Bundle takes the new S7 flagship model from UltiMaker and combines it with the Material Handling Station to create a professional desktop 3D printing powerhouse. Evolving from the UltiMaker S5, the S7 offers an integrated Air Manager, an upgraded print head, an enhanced build stack with a flexible build plate, and improved insulation. The Material Station provides automatic material handling while also storing up to six spools of filament at optimal conditions to ensure the most reliable 3D printing experience to date.
The S7 is the latest flagship model from UltiMaker improving on all that made the S5 successful, now with an integrated Air Manager, an upgraded print head, an enhanced build stack with a flexible build plate, and improved insulation for the most reliable 3D printing experience to date. Add the Material Station to make an S7 Pro Bundle and take professional 3D printing productivity to the next level.
UltiMaker S5 Pro Bundle
The Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle consists of the S5 printer combined with the Air Manager and Material Station add-ons. The easy-to-use and industrially capable S5 Pro Bundle delivers an automated professional 3D printing experience. The Air Manager provides efficient air filtering and helps maintain a stable printing temperature, while the Material Station offers automatic material handling and humidity control to keep 3D printing materials in optimal conditions. Together, these features unlock 24/7 productivity and demanding applications with an extended range of materials.
The UltiMaker S5 offers all of the best-in-class technical specs that the S3 provides, such as dual extrusion, an intuitive touchscreen, remote printing, 200+ material compatibility, all with a larger build volume. Additionally, the S5 offers optional add-ons such as the Air Manager for air filtration and the Material Handling Station, combined which make up the S5 Pro Bundle to provide a complete 3D printing solution capable of running continuously while maximizing uptime.
The UltiMaker S3 is a professional desktop 3D printer that offers an award-winning touchscreen, remote printing, and dual extrusion capabilities. This open-material system combined with intuitive software integration optimizes productivity for various applications across industries.
UltiMaker 2+ Connect
The Ultimaker 2+ Connect improves on the workhorse legacy of it's predecessor with a new touchscreen and remote printing capabilities. A clean and updated design keeps maintenance to a minimum – just 20 minutes per month, without the need for special tools. Switch out swappable nozzles in less than 5 minutes for high uptime, from 0.25 mm for detailed prints up to 0.8 mm for fast drafts or 3D sketches. Add the 2+ Connect Air Manager for air quality peace-of-mind.
Figure 4 Standalone
The Figure 4 Standalone is a compact, easy-to-use 3D printer designed for high-speed prototyping and production. With a build volume of 125 x 70 x 120 mm, it is capable of producing parts with accuracy and precision at speeds up to 100 mm per hour. The printer features a user-friendly interface and can print with a range of materials, including engineering-grade plastics and elastomers, making it ideal for a wide range of applications in industries such as aerospace, automotive, and healthcare.
Figure 4 Modular
The Figure 4 Modular is a scalable, high-performance 3D printing system that is designed for production environments. The printer features a modular architecture that allows for multiple printers to be connected and synchronized, enabling the production of high volumes of parts quickly and efficiently. With a build volume of 350 x 350 x 200 mm, the Figure 4 Modular is capable of producing large, complex parts with precision and accuracy. The printer also offers a range of materials, including tough, high-performance plastics, making it an ideal solution for a variety of industrial applications.
The BigRep STUDIO.2 is a durable, cost-effective partner for innovation and industrial production that makes manufacturing high-quality, large-format parts easy. With a sleek, space-conscious body, perfect for the production of factory tooling in any setting, the STUDIO.2 is optimal for any workspace - from the office to the factory floor.