Rock Hill, South Carolina – 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC) announces the launch and immediate availability of the iPro™ 8000 SLA® Center, a new, high-productivity, mid-range system that offers all the performance attributes and benefits of its latest generation iPro™ SLA® Precision Centers in a smaller format and compact footprint.
The iPro™ 8000 SLA® Center is designed to quickly and economically build small and large parts with unprecedented surface smoothness, feature resolution, edge definition and tolerances that rival the accuracy of CNC-machined parts. Based on decades of 3D Systems’ patented SLA® technology, the system features a new generation, proprietary ProScan™ digital scanning system that is equipped with a new, state-of-the-art SteadyPower™ Imager for reliable output and repeatability. In combination with 3D Systems’ versatile portfolio of Accura® Materials, this next-generation SLA® Center provides exceptional part-building capabilities, superior quality control and faster, cleaner materials’ changeover.
3D Systems plans to unveil and demonstrate tomorrow its new iPro™ 8000 SLA® Center as part of its planned Stereolithography product launches at its World Conference in Charlotte, NC. 3D Systems plans to accept orders for this new system starting this week for fourth-quarter 2008 shipments.