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3D printing processes

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Introduction to SLS 3D Printing
Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)
6 day lead time
SLS is used for both prototyping and small-batch production of functional plastic parts with good mechanical properties.
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MultiJet Fusion (MJF)
6 day lead time
HP's Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) can be used for both prototyping and small-batch-production of functional plastic parts.
Metal 3DP 101 - Part 2 - DMLS-SLM
Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS)
10 day lead time
DMLS produces high performance, end-use metal 3D printed parts for industrial applications in the aerospace, automotive and medical industries.
Introduction to FDM 3D printing
Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)
4 day lead time
FDM is the most widely available 3D printing process, mainly used for low-cost prototyping and design verification with very fast turn around times.
SLA is capable of producing smooth surfaces that represent injection molded parts. This part was printed with High Detail Resin.
Stereolithography (SLA)
4 day lead time
SLA is most suitable for visual applications where an injection mold-like, smooth surface finish, and a high level of feature detail are required.
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Polyjet
9 day lead time
Polyjet produces parts of the highest dimensional accuracy with very smooth surface finish, used for visual prototypes.

3D printing materials

Below is a list of our standard 3D printing materials. To instantly compare material prices, upload your parts to our online platform.

3DP 101 - MJF nylon part
Nylon
3 grades available
High strength and impact resistance. Used for functional prototypes.
3DP 101 - PETG part - square
PETG
3 colors available
Good for mechanical parts with high impact resistance and flexibility. Sterilizable.
A functional prototype of a ducting system, printed in PEI (Ultem) with FMD
PEI ULTEM 9085
6 infill options
Engineering plastic, high performance applications, flame retardant.
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Resin
7 resins available
High detail and smooth surface, injection mold-like prototyping.
3DP 101 - Stainless steel part - square
Stainless Steel
1 grade available
High strength and stiffness, good detail.
FDM is an excellent solution for low cost, rapid prototyping of enclosures and housings. This part was printed with ABS.
ABS
6 colors available
Commodity plastic, improved mechanical and thermal properties compared to PLA.
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PLA
8 colors available
High stiffness, good detail, affordable. Good for low-cost & fast prototyping.
3DP 101 - ASA part - square
ASA
3 colors available
Good UV stability and high chemical resistance, preferred material for outdoor applications.
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TPU
Shore hardness 60A-95A
Rubber-like material, suitable for tubes, grips, seals and gaskets.
3DP 101 - Aluminum part - square
Aluminum
1 grade available
Aluminum is a metal with good strength-to-weight ratio, high thermal and electrical conductivity, low density and natural weather resistance.

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CNC machining

1 to 500 parts in 5 days

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Injection molding

1000+ parts parts in 2 - 8 weeks

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Sheet metal

1 to 500 parts in 10 days

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Our 3D Printing service has been rated 4.93/5

Over 1,054 customers in Preston satisfied with our local 3D printing service.

“Great finish and printing, will order again soon!”

Qamar, Wakefield
Standard Nylon, SLS

“Once again brilliant prints, brilliant service and brilliant communication.”

Matt, Bradford
Standard ABS, FDM

“Couldn't be happier, service and quality is brilliant.”

Steven, Crewe
Standard PLA, FDM

“Good printer, well packaged, quick delivery. Recommended.”

Kevin, Oldham
Standard ABS, FDM

“Very good experience. Excellent service, would certainly use again. very pleased”

Lee, Priorslee, Telford
Standard PETG, FDM

“I have no prior experience with 3D printed objects, but as far as I can tell this is a very clean print. The plastic is nice and flexible so it's not likely to snap under general use.”

Dylan, Wigan
Standard ABS, FDM

“Once again, excellent service and product quality.”

Geoff, Pontefract
Standard Nylon, SLS

“Kept me up to date on every step! The 3D prints have come out nicely!”

John, Barnsley
Standard ABS, FDM

“Very good service, parts were well printed and consistent.”

HWProd
Standard ABS, FDM

“Very responsive and helpful, would highly recommend.”

Tom, Salford
Standard resin, SLA/DLP

“excellent parts they came out beautifully ”

Matt, Preston
Tough resin (ABS-like), SLA/DLP

“Fast class service every time I use this service 2 part was a bit rough but I think that was down to the file not the service ”

George, Ellesmere Port
Standard ABS, FDM

“Small project but very quick turnaround and extremely reasonably priced. Definitely use again for other projects in future.”

Richard, Milnthorpe
Standard ABS, FDM

“Many thanks very happy with item will use again.”

Simon, Bradford
Standard ABS, FDM

“This is my second order from this company and everything could not have been easier, communications were fast and the finished product was spot on. Will not hesitate to use them again.”

Andrew, Northwich
Standard ABS, FDM

“Very quick and very happy with the quality and professionalism of this company. ”

luke, Worksop
Standard ABS, FDM

“arrived fast, parts as expected, good communication”

Charlotte, Liverpool
Standard ABS, FDM

“Brilliant . Many thanks Will share this with the Pebble community”

robert, STALYBRIDGE
Standard TPU, FDM

“I am very happy with the printed part. It was printed and shipped rapidly and communication was excellent.”

James, Leeds
Standard ABS, FDM

“Quick turnaround, great quality and fast postage. Thank you”

DALE, Dronfield
Standard PLA, FDM

“Spot on service, really happy with the results”

Danny, Oldham
Standard ABS, FDM

“Excellent service and communication!!! AAA+++++++”

Don, Wrexham
Standard PLA, FDM

“Great price and very fast turn around for a large batch of identical parts. Much appreciated.”

Timothy, York
Standard resin, SLA/DLP

“Speedy service, valuable advice. Excellent communication. highly recommended!”

Ahmed, Manchester
Standard ABS, FDM

“First time using this website and it is totally worth it. The seller even included failed parts from the first print in case I found use for them of which I did as I forgot to put one of the parts as a quantity of 2. Overall quality is pretty good I selected the 200 Micron Layer height and I am happy with the overall dimensions. Highly Recommended.”

Reece, Darlington
Standard ABS, FDM

“Thanks for an excellent service Felix! Very happy :)”

Jim, Dukinfield
Standard resin, SLA/DLP

“Good Price Quoted Qualitiy Prints answers all technical questions asked Recommended. :-)”

Andrew, Cannock Staffs
Standard PETG, FDM

“Great quality, communication and speed, overall a pleasant experience! Will use for any future projects!”

Olga, Wirral
Stainless steel 316, DMLS/SLM

“Perfect Quality! Perfect Price! Perfect Lead-Time!”

Gil, Harrogate
Clear resin, SLA/DLP

“Completely satisfied with the speed of the service and quality of the product.”

Jon, Haslingden
Standard ASA, FDM

“Fast turn around, great print, couldn't ask for better service”

Christopher, Liverpool
Standard resin, SLA/DLP

“No issues at all and a speedy service, pleasure dealing with”

Gareth, Swanwick
Standard PLA, FDM

“Perfect transaction. Print was some of the best quality I've seen. Completed and despatched in good time, was packed very well. Very happy”

Nigel, Carlisle
Standard PLA, FDM

“P25P perfect in every way great service fast turnaround for quick one off items superb ”

Dave, Leyland
Standard PETG, FDM

“First time I've ever had anything 3d printed. Smooth transaction, quick turn-around, and well packaged. Would use again.”

Roger, Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Standard PLA, FDM

“Products were printed after the Bank holiday, received and fitted. Deep gratitude”

Aaron, Penygroes
Standard PLA, FDM

“Absolutely spot on! Will be using this again! ”

Martyn, Stoke-on-Trent
Standard ABS, FDM

“Good service and communication. Very helpful when dealing with queries. ”

Raymond, Leeds
Standard ABS, FDM

“Delighted with the parts, they came earlier than expected which is a bonus. Thanks for your fantastic service.”

Paul, Huddersfield
Standard PLA, FDM

“Super Detailed prints. Blown away with quality. Cheers Guys”

Ashley, Belper
Standard resin, SLA/DLP

“Good communication, fast delivery, very well packaged parts :)”

David, Bingley
Standard ABS, FDM

“Absolutely fab service. Item ready 4hrs faster than quoted.”

Stephen, Liverpool
Standard ABS, FDM

“Very helpful and friendly service would happily use this service provider again.”

Tom, Manchester
Standard Nylon, FDM

“Any kind of requests i made were done without any issues. Absolutely no problems and answered any queries i had asked. Will deffo use this this hub again should i need it”

Junaid, Blackburn
Standard ABS, FDM

“Excellent service & communication. Parts quality even better than expected as well :) Couldn't be happier with the service I received :)”

Graham, Bury
Standard TPU, FDM

“Great print quality on the parts I ordered, no faults whatsoever.”

Jonathan, Huddersfield
Standard ABS, FDM

“Again fantastic service and brilliant communication ”

Kyle, Bolton
FDM

“Great quality, fast turnaround. Thank you :)”

Nick, LEEDS
Standard resin, SLA/DLP

“First time iv'e ever tried to get hold of a 3D printed product and this has been the definition of perfect service. Collected on the day I requested the job and the part is fully functional and as asked. Will definitely be using again”

Alexander, Liverpool
Standard ABS, FDM

“Good service and comms. Parts printed were as expected. Quick delivery. ”

Andrew, Upton
Standard PLA, FDM

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