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Our metal 3D printing service
Our global network of certified metal 3D printing manufacturing partners will allow you to rapidly verify your designs with low-cost prototypes. Simply upload your parts, get a quote, and go into production in less than 5 minutes.
|Maximum build size||250 x 325 x 250 mm (9.84'' x 12.80'' x 9.84'')|
|Standard lead time||10 business days|
|Dimensional accuracy (<10mm)||± 0.2% with a lower limit of ± 0.2 mm (± 0.008")|
|Dimensional accuracy (>10mm)||± 2%|
|Layer height||50 μm|
Available materials for DMLS
Below is a list of our standard materials for DMLS 3D printing. To instantly compare material prices, upload your parts to our online platform.
|Aluminum||Low-density metal with great mechanical and thermal properties and good electrical conductivity.|
|Stainless Steel 316||High ductility and excellent corrosion resistance. It produces fully dense parts for industrial applications.|
DMLS design guidelines
The table below summarizes the recommended and technically feasible values for the most common features encountered in 3D printed parts.
|Unsupported walls||0.4 mm (0.0157'')|
|Supported walls||0.5 mm (0.0196'')|
|Minimum feature size||0.6 mm (0.0236'')|
|Minimum hole diameter||1.5 mm (0.0596'')|
|Escape hole diameter||5 mm (0.196'')|
Learn more about DMLS in our Knowledge Base article.