The First 3D Prints of the HP Jet Fusion 4200 Are Here

The First 3D Prints of the HP Jet Fusion 4200 Are Here

The surface of Materialise engineer Giovanni Vleminckx’s desk is covered in stone-grey 3D prints. Gears, hinges, interlocking links. Meet the first test prints of the widely anticipated HP Jet Fusion 3D printer! Announced last autumn, the news of the HP Multi Jet Fusion technology quickly spread waves of excitement throughout the 3D printing world — and Materialise, the mother company of online 3D printing service i.materialise, is privileged with early access to the new technology. Giovanni, as a researcher and engineer in our production unit, got the opportunity to run frequent tests on the machine. Here’s what he thinks and what the first test prints look like.

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How to Get Your Perfect Titanium 3D Print

How to Get Your Perfect Titanium 3D Print

Are you thinking about 3D printing in titanium? Then this blog post is for you. Back in 2011 we announced 3D printing in titanium, thanks to our state-of-the-art DMLS (Direct Metal Laser Sintering) printers. Titanium is still going strong and we wanted to make sure that you have all the information you need to produce high-quality titanium 3D prints. So let’s get started and learn the basics of DMLS 3D printing in titanium.

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