The Connex3 has a triple-jet dispenser that combines droplets of three base materials to produce parts from materials of varied rigidity and transparency in an enormous array of vivid colors.
The result is the most versatile, true-to-life results achieved on a 3-D printer yet.
Whether it's ultra-detailed prototypes or industrial-strength finished parts, what professional 3-D printers need is something real and familiar, something solid and authentic, not monochrome toys... And it looks like they finally have it....More
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