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6 Time Factors about the BigRep PRO

The BigRep PRO is an industrial large-format 3D Printer to support your company's development and production. Since the PRO launched in 2018, the BigRep R&D team has mainly focused on making this machine better by listening to what the customers wanted. With an almost one cubic meter build volume, the BigRep PRO is a fully enclosed industrial 3D printer for producing full-scale, large parts, including functional prototypes, factory tooling, patterns and molds, and end-use parts. Read the blog now. Get in touch for more information on BigRep today!
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CNC AND 3D PRINTING – Grab BigRep’s Free E-Book!

We have always said that additive and traditional methods of manufacturing are complementary.  As with everything in life, the best option "depends" on other factors. Each manufacturing method has its strengths and weaknesses, and it’s important to understand your application and usage before selecting the appropriate method. Download the E-book! (more…)
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All New STRATEO3D 3D Printers From eMotionTech!

Strateo3D - The 3D Printers by eMotionTech

eMotionTech started out in 2012 producing and selling RepRap kits for individuals and schools. Since then, the two founders have grown exponentially, are market leaders in France, and have now sold over 20,000 machines in France alone. (more…)
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Print BIG – BigRep Is Reinventing The Wheel

The BigRep ONE's ability to print big opens up endless possibilities in the automotive industry. Print life-size prototypes and parts for bicycles, motorbikes, cars and more!

The wheels are always in motion at BigRep, to consistently push the boundaries of design for 3D printing. BigRep Product Designer Marco Mattia Cristofori wanted to develop an object to show the benefit of 3D printing for industrial use,  the BigRep wheel rim. An alternative to CNC-machining a prototype, he wanted to design the wheel rim prototype for large-scale 3D printing. Customisation of vehicle features is very popular. However, prototyping these custom parts is often expensive and time-consuming. With 3D printing it becomes a much easier process to design automotive prototypes for form checks and molding. (more…)
MACH 22

The Manufacturing And Engineering Community Returns In Style

The long awaited MACH exhibition saw thousands attend to experience the very latest in manufacturing technologies and advanced engineering. "The feeling that optimism is growing in the manufacturing and engineering sectors was certainly not misplaced on the final day of MACH, as bumper levels of business have been transacted during the show." MACH It was a great opportunity for Emvio to show off the capabilities of both the SYIL X7 and BigRep ONE machines. We were lucky enough to have 'The UK Machinist' swing by for a demo of the SYIL X7, as well as seeing past, current and future customers! (more…)
Bondtech

Pioneers in 3D Printing

Bondtech, the dual extruder manufacturer

Bondtech develops, designs and manufactures unique dual drive extruders that eliminate the risk of grinding, slipping, filament deformation and under extrusion. Using two counter-rotating drive gears, the Bondtech extruders grip and push the filament from both sides for a secure and stable filament feed. The result is a reliable, more precise and faster printing process.

The company was established in 2014 by Martin Bondéus, who had previously used 3D printing technology in his work as a product developer. When certain patents regarding the FDM technology expired at the beginning of the 2010s, Martin set out to build a 3D printer based on a pre-designed kit. The result, however, wasn’t satisfying. The performance and quality just weren’t there. So, Martin started building his very own printer from the ground up. Only this time the result was much better, but unfortunately still not good enough. Grinding, slipping and under extrusion translated into several failed prints. Scouting the internet for advice, he realised that the problem with bad, unreliable extrusion was universal. Everyone seemed to suffer from the same dilemma. An idea was born.

"Constantly improving our offer, we believe this is just the beginning."

Today, Bondtech manufactures Bondtech Dual Drive extruders and other innovative 3D printing products to users and retailers across the world.

Bondtech have understandably revolutionised the reliability and speed of printing using filaments. We are proud to be the UK partners to Bondtech since 2017.

With rapid growth, Bondtech has invested in faster and more accurate CNC machines, bringing production of their products almost all in-house. Naturally they are very well versed in making small precise objects.

The next step in their evolution has been the production of their own Nozzle Range. Most spectacular one in their range is for sure the CHT series.

Advantages of the Bondtech CHT® technology:

  • Higher melt capacity by increasing the surface area of the heating walls
  • Affordable price
  • Machined with ultra-precision
  • Brass nozzle with Nickel coated surface
  • Follows nozzle standards: RepRap (M6×1×7.5×12.5), MK8 (M6×1×5×13)

You can find our full range of Bondtech products here.

Bondtech LGX Shortcut
Bondtech CHT Nozzles Repap V6 Compatible
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Proud BigRep Partner And Installer

Did you know that Emvio is one of the few approved BigRep installers?

We even support other resellers that don't have in-house capability.

Emvio Engineering were recently called on to commission this BigRep Studio for TVL Security Ltd on behalf of BigRep themselves. TVL purchased their BigRep Studio 3D Printer to create prototypes in designing specialist locks for trade vehicles.

However Before them we have delivered and installed BigRep 3D printers to:

  • Yeovil College
  • Eaton Aerospace
  • Phoenix Instinct
  • Meighs and Westleys LTD
  • Sterling Automotive
  • Vertical Aerospace
  • University of Glasgow

At the time of writing we are due to install another machine at the University of the West of Scotland too.

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    Why You Should Combine CNC Machining And 3D Printing

    Is CNC Machining Better Than 3D Printing?

    Perhaps it's not about choosing one or the other? Combining 3D printing with CNC machining can very beneficial in the manufacturing industry. And we can help you with both! As official partners of BigRep and Syil, we can best inform you on both manufacturing methods! Many workshops rely on CNC machining as the backbone of their production processes. However, with the rise of additive manufacturing, more and more companies are adding 3D printing into the workflow. So, why should you combine CNC and 3D? (more…)
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    6 Things To Consider When Buying A Large Format 3D Printer

    There are several factors to consider before purchasing a large format 3D printer, like a BigRep. Choosing your 3D printer isn't a 'one size fits all' situation, therefore it is important to consider and understand the following points;
    • Space needed
    • Electrical requirements
    • Materials needed
    • Software
    • Support
    • Budget
    Let's take a look at the top 6 things to consider when buying a large format 3D printer and how Emvio Engineering can help ensure you get the most out of your investment! (more…)