Find out more about our specialist equipment and technology.
Pixdro LP50 Systems
Lab-based material jetting systems with the capability to print with both industrial printheads and replaceable DMC printheads, enabling the scale-up of new inks.
Dimatix Material Printers
Lab-based material jetting systems for initial feasibility testing of new materials.
Custom Binder Jetting development rig
Custom-built powder recoating system, based upon the Pixdro LP50 system, that enables highly flexible binder jetting development.
A best-in-class system for the assessment of droplets from printheads, enabling in-depth ink analysis and parameter development.
Pixdro JETx Toucan
Unique system for multimaterial printing, enabling up to 6 different materials to be printed simultaneously.
Large scale gloveboxes to house material jetting systems; this allows printing of highly reactive or sensitive materials.
Powder Bed Systems
Renishaw AM125, AM400 and AM250
Industrial metal AM machines offering a range of build chamber sizes and laser power options for material and product development.
Lab-based metal AM system with a small build chamber, allowing development of new materials and parameters.
EOS Formiga P100 systems
Two fully unlocked polymer systems, enabling new material development for Selective Laser Sintering.
Two-photon lithography system, with sub-micron resolution for the development of novel materials and applications.
Perkin Elmer DSC8500
Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) system for evaluating material characteristics such as glass transition temperatures.
Hamilton Microlab STAR
High throughput liquid handling system, used for the rapid identification and selection of printable materials.
Malvern Mastersizer 3000
Laser diffraction particle size analyser for assessing wet and dry dispersions.
Drop Shape Analyser for assessing the wetting and adhesion of droplets onto substrates.
Malvern Kinexus Pro
Rotational rheometer for the characterisation of materials, with shear and vertical testing.
Scanning Electron Microscope with cold stage and EDX for sample preparation.
Ultimaker 3 Extended
Formlabs Form 1 and Form 2, Photocentric, Autodesk Ember