In a groundbreaking partnership, Eplus3D and Scheftner GmbH are reshaping the dental and metal additive manufacturing industries. Eplus3D, a leader in 3D printer manufacturing with over thirty years of experience in additive manufacturing industry, offers solutions across various sectors including aerospace, automotive, and medicine. Scheftner, specializing in medical-grade metal powders for laser powder bed fusion/selective laser melting, complements this with extensive dental technology expertise.
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This collaboration aims to provide innovative, high quality solutions to the dental industry. Combining the expertise of both companies ensures patient and user safety as required by the MDR (Medical Device Regulation). In particular, compliance with the requirements for mechanical properties according to DIN EN ISO 22674 is ensured thanks to the customized settings for the Scheftner products.
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The partnership promises improved product quality and increased productivity, marking significant progress in the dental and additive manufacturing sectors, setting new quality and safety standards.
Eplus3D and Scheftner GmbH, through this forward-thinking partnership, lead the way in these industries. Interested parties are encouraged to contact the companies for more information on available products and services. Plans are underway to extend this rigorous validation to more products, expanding the range of solutions offered.
For over 30 years, Scheftner GmbH has been synonymous with excellence in the manufacture of dental products. Specializing in non-precious dental alloys, the company has consolidated its position through continuous innovation and strategic collaborations with universities and leading machine manufacturers. From traditional casting to state-of-the-art CNC milling and additive manufacturing, Scheftner specializes in the production of CrCo and titanium alloys. The automated systems guarantee precision and quality with strict in-process controls. The German-based company, which is committed to environmental sustainability, scheftner metal powder offers a wide range of non-precious dental alloys that meet legal standards and supplies dental laboratories, milling centers and OEM partners.
Since founding the first SLS machine in China in 1993, Eplus3D has more than 30 years of AM technology experience and is engaged in research and development of industrial-grade Additive Manufacturing systems and application technologies with MPBF™ (Metal Powder Bed Fusion) and PPBF™ (Polymer Powder Bed Fusion) 3D printing technology.
Eplus3D has four facilities in Beijing, Hangzhou, Stuttgart and Houston, with an annual scientific research investment of more than 20% of the revenue with comprehensive invention patents, utility model patents, software copyrights as well as appearance patents. It has made remarkable achievements in the design, process, software, materials and post-processing development for additive manufacturing.