Tag Archives: silicone

  • 3D-gedruckte Silikonbauteile erstellt mit einem 3D-Drucker von Deltatower

    Additive Manufacturing of Silicone Components

    Whether in the automotive, medical technology or aerospace industries, additive manufacturing is developing at a rapid pace and making way for new technologies. ViscoTec is setting new standards for viscous 1 and 2 component materials with its print heads developed specifically for 3D printing. Additive Manufacturing of Silicone Components with ViscoTec 3D Printheads In addition […]

  • 3D-gedruckte Dichtlippe aus Silikon

    3d printing of silicone parts in additive manufacturing

    Many everyday products – consciously, but often unconsciously – contain silicone. These include smartphones, automotive components, household appliances, textiles, toiletries and medical products – to name just a few. Due to the unique material properties of silicone parts, it is possible to produce it in a wide range of varieties, such as for example, heat-resistant, […]

  • ViscoTec dispenser integrated in an automated robotic system.

    Sensitive dosing tasks? Highly viscous, abrasive, shear-sensitive?

    Dosing tasks appear to be easy – at first glance. Adhesives, silicones, sealants … the automated application of various viscous  materials has been used for decades. So, where’s the problem? Only an optimal combination of several influencing factors guarantees a perfect dosing process with repeatable results. Challenges in dosing tasks The automated application of various […]

  • 3D Druck von Silikonen

    3D printing of silicone components with ViscoTec print heads

    One of the most prestigious universities in the United States of America is concerned with the additive manufacture of moisture-curing silicones. In particular, a research group in Mechanical Engineering is faced with the challenge of creating individual gripper attachments made of silicone and, in this context, not to ignore certain requirements. Initial situation Especially in […]

  • Dispenser RD-EC Reihe Überblick / dispenser RD-EC series overview Kleben von Scheinwerfern

    Highly filled silicone for sealing headlights

    A variety of dosing processes can be used in the manufacture of LEDs respectively in sealing headlights in the automotive sector. Alongside conventional potting of the LED chip, typical areas of application include the application of heat transfer paste for selective heat dissipation and the use of adhesives to join components. Modern LEDs are high-performance […]

  • ViscoTec_Revolutionary-Invention-of-Silicon-3D-Printing

    3D printing with ViscoTec – No. 1 Silikones, fluids and pastes

    3D-printing heads by ViscoTec for materials like silicone, UV- curing adhesive, 2 component adhesive as well used for organic cell solutions and pastes. The advantage against other printers is a unique combination of speed and accuracy (resolution). We can print at a layer thickness of 0,2 mm up to 1 ml/minute (depending on viscosity). Further […]