Pentagon Plastics Ltd Invest In Latest 3D Printing Technology

Paul Edwards, Managing Director of Pentagon Plastics Ltd, announces the arrival of HP's Designjet 3D printing station at the Horsham site.

Online PR News – 29-January-2012 – – Pentagon Plastics Ltd , incorporating Small Batch Plastics, have for nearly 40 years been a leading manufacturer of Customer specific Plastic Injection Moulded products. The business is supported by its own full In-House Toolroom and managed Rapid Prototyping facility delivering a flexible and comprehensive service into many industries.

February 2012 will see Pentagon Plastics Ltd take delivery of Hewlet-Packards innovative Prototyping solution the Designjet 3D printer. This recently developed technology takes 3D CAD data and builds usable, durable and precise pre-assembled Prototypes in layers of ABS Plastic that meets demands in terms of fit, form and function and is always true to the original design.

Paul Edwards, Managing Director of Pentagon Plastics explains: "the Designjet 3D is a compatible addition to the current services that we offer our existing and potential customers. The company was originally formed to cater for the needs of enterprises requiring a cost effective entry to the market for new developments with initial low volume start up demand through tooling solutions. Our fully managed Rapid Prototyping service with our business partner provides parts utilising the established SLA, SLS and Vacuum Casting process offering product designers a tangible solution for feasibility evaluation. Having a Prototyping system in-house that enhances the services we already offer is a natural progression and will be a huge benefit to our Customers in the future as well as a benefit to our Toolmakers who will have a model as well as a drawing to assist them with the manufacture of the Injection Mould Tool".

For more information on this or any of the Services that Pentagon Plastics Ltd can offer, contact:-

Paul Edwards - Pentagon Plastics Ltd, Managing Director

Phone No. 00 44 (0)1403 264397

Pentagon Plastics Ltd
Unit 4
Blatchford Road
West Sussex
RH13 5QR