“We were really startled by the tolerance accuracy of the printer. It’s better than machining”
”It is very costly to produce tools for injection moulding, and at the same time, there is a need for testing functionality before production, and also being able to show stakeholders what the final product will look like”, says Tomas Johansson, engineer at Swepac.
Bowman International is a leading manufacturer and supplier of plain bearings in the United Kingdom and throughout Europe. By 3D printing certain components, the company is optimizing design and performance. For end-users, this means less maintenance, as well as easier repairs and assembly.