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Commonwealth Baton

NEWS … We are very proud to have been commissioned to build the titanium lattice frame for the Queen’s Baton for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games using our metal AM technology …

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Plastic AM Finishes

NEWS ... Our new online guide to Plastic AM Finishes is now live so find out how our skilled team of finishers combine high quality aesthetics with functionality using a variety of specialist techniques ...

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The benefits of AM technology

CASE STUDY ... The benefits of AM are being capitalised on by many companies in the aviation sector. We’ve worked with University of Southampton to produce a number of groundbreaking UAVs …

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Due to continued growth

NEWS ... Due to continued growth, we are recruiting a number of key people to work in both the metal and plastic teams. We’re a forward-looking, growing company whose focus is on quality …

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The F1 industry

CASE STUDY ... The F1 industry is highly competitive and pushes technology boundaries. AM has been used to gain advantages on the grid. We’ve produced a concept roll hoop to demonstrate AM’s potential ...

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Due to continued growth

NEWS ... Due to continued growth, we are recruiting a number of key people to work in both the metal and plastic teams. We’re at the forefront of laser-based 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing) in the UK …

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Whether you want

CONTACT US ... Whether you want plastic or metal AM, contact a member of our projects team; they're knowledgeable and helpful. So, if you’ve been using AM for years or are new to the technology, call us …

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Complex parts can be produced

CASE STUDY ... Complex parts which fulfill multiple roles; this lightweight concept heat exchanger has intricate internal channels to cool liquids yet retains structural strength to withstand external stresses ...

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Testimonials

TESTIMONIALS ... Find out more about what our customers say about us. We're proud to work with some leading companies in a variety of market sectors, including F1, Aerospace, Medical and Architectural …

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3T RPD supports The Science Museum\'s 3D: printing the future exhibition

NEWS ... 3T is supporting The Science Museum's exhibition - 3D: printing the future. Running for nine months, the exhibition demonstrates the role the technology will have in people's lives.

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3T RPD Ltd – providing plastic and metal components using Additive Manufacturing

3T RPD Ltd is a market leader in Additive Manufacturing (AM)*, producing lightweight, high performance plastic and metal parts that are unachievable by traditional manufacturing techniques. Currently supplying 50% of the UK plastic and 40% of the UK metal AM markets, we produce one-off prototype parts for trial and testing through to end-use production components, and pretty much anything in between, often in just a matter of days.