Direct Digital Manufacturing
Fortus 380mc 3D Production systems let you build accurate,repeatable parts faster than even before.Build parts as large as 355 x 305 x 305 mm (14 x 12 x 12 in.) significantly faster than the Fortus 360mc, especially for complex geometries. The Fortus 380mc offers the same fast build time as the 400mc, and works with seven standard and engineering thermoplastics.
Fortus 380mc Product Specs
- ASA in black and ivory, with full range of colors
- PC-ISO in white and translucent
- FDM Nylon 12
Build envelope options:
355 x 305 x 305 mm (14 x 12 x 12 in.)
Material delivery options:
One bay each for material and support canisters
- 0.330 mm (0.013 in.)
- 0.254 mm (0.010 in.)
- 0.178 mm (0.007 in.)
- 0.127 mm (0.005 in.)
Soluble for most materials; break-away for PC-ISO; soluble or break-away for PC
129.5 x 90.2 x 198.4 mm (51 x 35.5 x 78.1 in.)/with crate: 680 kg (1,500 lbs.), without crate: 601 kg (1,325 lbs.)
Parts are produced within an accuracy of ± .127 mm (± .005 in.) or ± .0015 mm/mm (± .0015 in/in), whichever is greater. (Accuracy is geometry dependent. Achievable accuracy specification derived from statistical data at 95% dimensional yield.)
10/100 base T connection; Ethernet protocol
208VAC 3 phase, 50/60 Hz consumes 18 Amps
Special facility requirements:
Insight software will prepare your CAD program’s STL output for 3D manufacturing on a Fortus machine by automatically slicing and generating support structures and paths for material extrusion. For enhanced control, users can manually edit parameters that determine the looks, strength and precision of parts as well as the speed and material use of the FDM process.
With Insight, you can
- Optimize the orientation of the build for maximum strength and smoothest surface finish
- Customize supports for fast, easy removal and best use of materials
- Program pauses into the build for any reason, such as to embed hardware viz sensors, RFID, magnets, circuitry etc.
- Manipulate tool paths for advanced control over part properties
Bundled with Insight is Control Center. Insight’s sophisticated software application communicates with user workstations and Fortus systems, to manage jobs and monitor production status. Design, engineering and manufacturing teams can network and share 3D manufacturing capacity to maximize efficiency and throughput.