Stratasys 3D Printer – Weight Test

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Ever wonder why your Objet30 print quality has been diminishing lately? There are many different complications that can contribute to the poor part quality, one of the most common being the heads voltages. The weight test is an important calibration. The purpose of a weight test is to provide the correct amount of voltage to each print head so the printer can jet the appropriate amount of material onto the bed. How can you tell that your machine's heads need […]

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Stratasys PolyJet 3D Printer Tech Tip: No Display; Resetting Display Drivers on a PolyJet Desktop Printer

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If you power up your machine or arrive to find the screen on your monitor blank and black but the printer is still running, you may have a video cable, video driver, or inline fuse issue. We have a few options to get around this to get your machine back up and running in minimal time. First thing to check is to make sure you have power to the machine, your host machine , and your monitor and that there […]

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Setting up a Host Machine for an Objet Printer

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When setting up a host machine for an Objet printer, there are some specific things that need to be considered. I will go through all the steps that need to be taken in order to get your printer up and running. You must have the printer connected to the host machine via crossover cable (orange cable that comes with the machine). It is advised that you use a dedicated network interface card for the printer. It is ok to connect […]

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Get Your 3D Printer Back Up and Running Quickly

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There could be a number of reasons to contact 3DVision Technical Support regarding your Stratasys 3D Printer. Whether you have received an error message or just need help with build quality, we will always be here for our customers. There are a few things to do to get to a resolution as quickly as possible. 1. A picture is worth a thousand words. Take a few pictures of the parts, error messages, screen shots, or anything else that may be […]

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3D Printing Helping Lead the Way in Battle Field Armor Development

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When out on patrol, members of the armed forces and law enforcement teams count on each other and their training to keep themselves safe. Just as important to safety as making smart decisions, however, is what type of personal protection is available to individuals. The goal is to ensure that, when under attack, soldiers and law enforcement members have the best chance of avoiding injury. Currently, Kevlar body armor is the standard in protecting vital organs, but through the utilization […]

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New Stratasys Objet1000 Plus

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Introducing the new Objet1000 Plus   the World’s Largest Mult-Material 3D Printer     Create Large or Small Production Tools and Full-Scale Prototypes Maximize your productivity and quickly achieve ROI with the Objet1000 Plus 3D Production System. Its multi-material capabilities, substantial throughput and ultra-large build tray get your jobs done faster, smarter and with more precision. Based on PolyJet™ technology, this versatile system enables engineers, manufacturers, designers and universities to 3D print any design, no matter how complex or detailed. Part […]

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New Stratasys Objet1000 Plus

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Introducing the new Objet1000 Plus the World’s Largest Mult-Material 3D Printer Create Large or Small Production Tools and Full-Scale Prototypes Maximize your productivity and quickly achieve ROI with the Objet1000 Plus 3D Production System. Its multi-material capabilities, substantial throughput and ultra-large build tray get your jobs done faster, smarter and with more precision. Based on PolyJet™ technology, this versatile system enables engineers, manufacturers, designers and universities to 3D print any design, no matter how complex or detailed. Part size is also […]

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Stratasys Announcements Bring Objet1000 Plus to Market and Expand Fortus Material Options

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The design and manufacturing industry has a new 3D printing option when it comes to producing large PolyJet parts. On Monday, April 13, 2015, Stratasys announced the release of the new Objet 1000 Plus 3D Production System. This new unit features a large build tray of 1000 x 800 x 500 mm, the widest combination of PolyJet materials, and increased build speeds. One of the truly unique features of this new 3D printer is the movement of the print head. […]

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My Stratasys Desktop 3D Printer Is Not Jetting Material – Stratasys 3D Printer Support Tip

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From time to time we have seen 3D Printers “Ghost Printing” as we call it.  This is when the print block moves as normal during a print job without jetting any material.  This is caused by print data getting corrupted. There is a simple fix for this. Here is the process. 1. Power down the printer. 2.Then, take the black cover off the print block using the two silver thumb screws.   3. You will see two ribbon cables leading to […]

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My Stratasys Desktop 3D Printer is in Emulation Mode(What do I do?) – Stratasys 3D Printer Support Tip

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In the event that your 3D printer goes into Emulation Mode, there are some things you can do to fix it yourself.  The printer may go into emulation mode when/if the config files become corrupt or the Hard Drive is starting to fail.  This procedure may not resolve the issue if the Hard Drive is going bad.  So, what we are going to do is find a copy of known good config files and replace them on the printer.  They […]

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