freeformer parts

Manufactured on an additive basis

The freeformer uses qualified standard plastics to produce fully functional parts as one-offs or in small batch volumes. As well as functional integration and multi-component technology, ARBURG Plastic Freeforming (APF) also enables large-batch series parts to be individualised.

Handle

Handle

Material: ABS, TPU and armat 21
Layer height: 0.2 mm
Build time: approx. 16 hours 45 minutes
Special feature: fully functional handles for power tools made from original materials in a resilient hard/soft combination speed up the time-to-market

Toothbrush

Toothbrush

Material: ABS, TPU and armat 21
Layer height: 0.2 mm
Build time: approx. 6 hours
Special feature: Optimised soft-grip toothbrush made from two components using an alkaline-soluble support material

Gripper finger

Gripper finger

Material: ABS, TPU und armat 21
Layer height: 0.2 mm
Build time: approx. 16 hours
Special feature: moving functional part made from a resilient hard/soft combination and modelled on the human finger

Seals

Seals

Material: SEBS (Cawiton PR13576)
Layer height: 0.2 mm
Build time: approx. 4 hours
Special feature: Very soft, dense and tear-resistant TPE-S material with a hardness of 28 Shore A; also suitable for functional bellows

Test disk

Test disk

Material: PMMA (Plexiglas 7N)
Layer height: 0.2 mm
Build time: approx. 1.5 hours
Special feature: Thanks to extremely densely packed droplets and manual finishing (polishing), the material can be made transparent