Super Fast SLA 3D Printer

This video is already a year old, but the technology is still young. SLA means Stereo Litographic Apparatus, a 3D printer that lifts UV-hardened plastic out of a resin bath. While common SLA is known since the 1980ies and was very expensive for the duration of the patent, and slow, because they used a UV laser hardening point after point, a company called Carbon (or, Carbon3D Inc) created a process where they use a DLP projector as used in beamers to project an entire plane at a time, accelerating the process so much it could be used in mass manufacture.

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