Henkel and Carbon Announces Partnership for Industrial 3D Printing
Henkel, Carbon | October 20, 2020
Henkel and Carbon have declared an association consent to team up for Loctite marked definitions approved for use with Carbon's additive manufacturing measure. As a component of the joint effort the new Loctite 3D IND405 Clear material is quickly accessible to Carbon clients. The organization understanding opens the entryway for modern clients to get to Henkel's licensed single-part advances (1K) for use with the Carbon Digital Light Synthesis (Carbon DLS) 3D-printing measure.
Loctite 3D IND405 Clear confirmed for Carbon printers is a reasonable, extreme, semirigid, 3D-printable material. Created as a one-section pitch, the unmistakable polymer is handily printed utilizing the quick, dependable and steady Carbon DLS measure. With possible applications for fenced in areas and lodgings, light line models, bottle models, dances and installations for creation floors and that's only the tip of the iceberg, Loctite 3D IND405 Clear offers specialists and creators an unmistakable and sturdy material arrangement.
"Henkel is a leading provider of single-component technologies for additive manufacturing," says Dr. Simon Mawson, Senior Vice President and Head of 3D Printing at Henkel. "Our expanded partnership with Carbon allows us to deliver Loctite solutions to customers in the aerospace, automotive, industrial and medical markets. Together we offer an efficient additive manufacturing workflow that facilitates the production of durable end-use parts."
Henkel is a longstanding confided in accomplice for giving modern answers for a wide assortment of ventures. Under its driving Loctite brand, the organization offers a developing arrangement of tars for photopolymer 3D printing. By joining the Carbon DLS printing measure with Henkel's materials ability and combined with exceptionally screened work process print settings, the accomplices intend to drive more appropriation of additive manufacturing at scale.
"We are excited to be partnering with Henkel to add this material to our portfolio of resins," says Dr. Jason Rolland, Senior Vice President of Materials at Carbon. "Our customers have asked us for a clear material that is tough, durable and high-impact resistant. Loctite 3D IND405 meets those needs, and we're committed to continuing to provide product developers the widest range of best-in-class materials."
The association opens the entryway for Carbon clients to get to Henkel's licensed single-segment materials, expanding on Carbon's wide arrangement of pitches that offer clients top tier polymer materials for a wide scope of utilizations. With the Carbon DLS measure and a developing arrangement of pitches that convey end-use execution, item designers and makers can put up better items for sale to the public in less time.
"We are excited to partner with Carbon and combine our innovative, cutting-edge technologies to bring the Loctite 3D IND405 Clear material to market," Mawson adds. "We believe that the single-component technologies from Loctite, coupled with the Carbon DLS process, provide a best-in-class solution that enables higher precision, better functionality and outstanding economics. Together that puts us in a great position to deliver on additive manufacturing's promise to transform industrial manufacturing."
Henkel operates globally with a well-balanced and diversified portfolio. The company holds leading positions with its three business units in both industrial and consumer businesses thanks to strong brands, innovations and technologies. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market - across all industry segments worldwide. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories around the world. Founded in 1876, Henkel looks back on more than 140 years of success. In 2019, Henkel reported sales of more than 20 billion euros and adjusted operating profit of more than 3.2 billion euros. Henkel employs more than 52,000 people globally - a passionate and highly diverse team, united by a strong company culture, a common purpose to create sustainable value and shared values. As a recognized leader in sustainability, Henkel holds top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel's preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.
Carbon provides industry-leading digital manufacturing solutions that empower companies to create high-performance 3D-printed products anywhere and at any scale. Based in Silicon Valley, Carbon joins advanced hardware, software and polymer materials capabilities on one digital manufacturing platform—giving companies the ability to design and bring better products to market in less time. With Carbon's ground-breaking Digital Light Synthesis™ process and broad family of liquid resins, manufacturers can unlock new business opportunities such as faster design cycles and product launches, on-demand inventory and local production, previously impossible product designs and mass customization.