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How SLA stacks up to SLS & FDM

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Are you living in the past and still believing the old numbers and beliefs that stereolithography (SLA) is brittle and only for prototyping? Take a look at the data in our infographic and see for yourself the benefits of SLA:

• A smooth look and feel
• Consistent strength in all directions
• Clarity for visual models or to check fluid flow
• Heat resistance and stiffness
• Ability to perform functional testing
• Durability over time

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Over the next month, Somos® wants to show you how SLA materials truly perform and share some of the original projects people are doing with the technology. We will also be looking to you to bring your toughest challenges to our Application Specialists to see if SLA is a fit for your project.

Keep a look out for more information coming soon...

A solution for every application

Unlock your creativity with Somos® materials. For over 25 years, we having been working with our customers to accelerate product development, develop 3D printed tooling and create end-use parts. We have solutions for many applications include Prototyping, Injection Molding and Investment Casting.

Our dedicated Application team makes your job easier by rigorously testing our materials to find the best uses. With everything from reducing time and cost for Rapid Tooling to making Patterns for Investment Casting with extremely clean burn outs to minimize cleaning, you can easily find what you’re looking for to accelerate product development.