Thursday, Oct 6, 2011 5:00 AM

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, October 6, 20113D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) today announced the immediate availability of a new VisiJet® Clear print material that meets the rigorous requirements of USP Class VI for plastics. This material is designed for advanced medical and dental applications and is available only with the new ProJet™ 6000 professional 3D printer, further expanding the company’s extensive healthcare solutions offerings.

VisiJet® Clear is a specially engineered plastic material designed for optimal transparency, performance, accuracy and stability during extended exposure to high humidity and wet conditions. The ProJet™ 6000 prints extremely fine feature detailed, smooth surface finish clear and colorless VisiJet® Clear parts that can be used in a wide variety of medical and dental applications from surgical drill guides, dental models and medical appliances to surgical planning models and other healthcare applications where USP Class VI compliance is required.
 
“VisiJet® Clear plastic is an excellent choice for a growing number of healthcare providers that require precise, accurate, durable, transparent and stable Class VI material for use in a wide variety of dental and medical applications,” said Steve Hanna, Director Global Sales and Marketing Materials for 3D Systems.
 
About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. The company also provides creative content development, design productivity tools and curation services and downloads. Its expertly integrated solutions replace, displace and complement traditional methods and reduce the time and cost of designing new products by printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to rapidly design, communicate, prototype and produce functional parts, empowering its customers to create with confidence.
 
More information on the company is available at www.3DSystems.com.
 
To experience 3D Systems’ entire range of 3D content-to-print products and services please visit www.printin3D.com, www.production3dprinters.com, www.toptobottomdental.com, www.3Dproparts.com, www.quickparts.com, www.alibre.com, www.bitsfrombytes.com, www.The3dStudio.com, www.freedomofcreation.com, www.sycode.com, www.botmill.com, blog.3dsystems.com, or via email at moreinfo@3Dsystems.com.