3D printing experts and forecasters have frequently said that using 3D printing for molding can be a “killer” app. It’s just not spoken about much in the media. But 3D printing offers an excellent way to test and validate a mold before you commit the dollars to making it. It is also useful for short-run injection molding projects.
In addition, today’s 3D printing companies offer several material choices for this kind of injection molding application.
Listen in as Bruce Bradshaw of Stratasys Ltd goes over several key points about using 3D printing for injection molding.