Dow to Exhibit at Formnext 2018 with German RepRap in Hall 3.1 Booth D40 - November 13-16
Join us at Formnext and discover how Dow brings the power and versatility of silicones into the realm of 3D printing.
Dow Silicones supplies LC3335, a liquid silicone rubber (LSR) from the EVOLV3D™ portfolio, a material with a hardness of 50 Shore A and mechanical properties when printed which are very similar to those when molded. The L280 3D printer can produce functional parts with mechanical properties comparable to those formed via an injection molding process. Two L280 machines will illustrate the new LAM technology revolution (patent pending) to visitors, which is already inspiring many companies to re-examine their production process, thanks to the potential time and cost savings available through this new technology in all areas where silicone products are used. This material will be printed on the L280, the first commercial 3D printer of the LAM series. This printer will illustrate the new LAM technology revolution (patent pending) to visitors, which is already inspiring many companies to re-examine their production process, thanks to the potential time and cost savings available through this new technology in all areas where silicone products are used.
About Dow Performance Silicones
Dow Performance Silicones, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, delivers a portfolio of performance-enhancing solutions to serve the diverse needs of customers and industries around the world. The business uses innovative silicon-based technology to provide solutions and ingredients to customers in commercial construction and high performance building, consumer goods, silicone elastomers, and pressure sensitive industries. As a global leader in innovation and silicone technology, we are committed to bringing new and proven solutions to the market that do more for our customers and continue to improve the lives of consumers worldwide. Visit consumer.dow.com to learn more.
About The Dow Chemical Company
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) combines science and technology knowledge to develop premier materials science solutions that are essential to human progress. Dow has one of the strongest and broadest toolkits in the industry, with robust technology, asset integration, scale and competitive capabilities that enable it to address complex global issues. Dow’s market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of advanced materials, industrial intermediates and plastics businesses deliver a broad range of differentiated technology-based products and solutions for customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure and consumer care. Dow is a subsidiary of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), a holding company comprised of Dow and DuPont with the intent to form three strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty sectors. More information can be found at www.dow.com.
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