How does volumetric 3D printing work?

Unlike layer-by-layer vat photopolymerization techniques, volumetric printing cures an entire 3D geometry simultaneously within a vat of resin using light, to produce whole objects in a single step.

What is volume printing?

Volumetric printing is a three-dimensional digital-to-physical imaging technology developed in 2013 that uses ink or other pigments suspended in a volume to form a full-color volumetric scene in physical space. It is a static version of volumetric display.

What is considered high volume printing?

High volume laser printers were designed to turn-out large quantity prints at a faster rate. High volume laser printers are designed for: Speed. Equipped with powerful engines – high volume laser printers can deliver your documents as fast as 55 pages per minutes, depending on the model.

What is meant by printer duty cycle?

Duty cycle refers to the robustness of a printer or copier. It’s the absolute maximum number (or range) of pages your device can print.

How many pages can a printer print on one cartridge?

According to PCMag, a standard ink cartridge will print an average of 220 pages, (with 11 ml of ink). A high capacity cartridge prints an average of 350 pages, (its tank holds 16 ml of ink).

How do I know what gravure to print?

Like offset, gravure is a high quality printing system. It utilizes an engraved cylinder with a recessed (intaglio) image area. Everything to be printed is engraved into the cylinder—halftones, line work, and type. This is an important feature in the identification of gravure.

What is a monthly duty cycle?

The monthly duty cycle is the maximum number of pages a printer can print per month without breaking down. You can often find this on the printer specs table on the printer manufacturer web page. Monthly duty cycle varies across printer models.

How do I split my 3D model for printing?

  1. Open 3D Builder and choose Open to select your model.
  2. Select the Edit tab on the top menu.
  3. Select the split action from the edit menu.
  4. Select the Keep Both option from the split menu.
  5. Position the cutting plane using the rotation gyroscope.
  6. Select Cut to select your choice.


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