Ceramic Additive ManufacturingCeramicsMaterials

Lithoz to show off multimaterial ceramic AM parts at Formnext 2021

Entry level CeraFab Lab L30 system makes European debut

Stay up to date with everything that is happening in the wonderful world of AM via our LinkedIn community.

Lithoz will be presenting a wide variety of pioneering parts, produced with Lithoz’s multimaterial ceramic AM system CeraFab Multi 2M30 at the upcoming Formnext 2021 conference. The entry-level CeraFab L30 system will also make its European debut. According to 3dpbm’s recently released report on Ceramic AM, Lithoz is one of the market and technological leaders in ceramic stereolithography.

The showcased multimaterial ceramic AM parts, featuring combinations of ceramic–ceramic, ceramic–metal, and ceramic–polymer, have been made possible using the CeraFab Multi 2M30. This machine, launched in late 2020, is able to print using two materials simultaneously, facilitating the production of highly accurate and detailed parts with combinations of the aforementioned materials. As such, the 2M30 is primarily aimed at aerospace, biomedical, energy, and electronics manufacturers seeking multi-material, multi-functional 3D printing capabilities.

Pure copper & ceramic, multi material part printed on CeraFab Multi 2M30

Alongside these multi-material ceramic AM parts, the second highlight at the Lithoz stand at Formnext will be the live demonstration of Lithoz’s new compact entry-level 3D printer – the CeraFab Lab L30. This eagerly awaited European premiere will be the first time the compact 3D printing model can be experienced in full operation. As their second machine launch of the past two years, the first being the release of the CeraFab Multi in late 2020, the company is looking forward to presenting this debut.

CeraFab Lab L30

Launched in April earlier this year, the CeraFab Lab L30 has been specifically developed for the customization and small-scale production of oxide ceramics and is engineered to be an ideal starting point for ceramic 3D printing. Dr. Johannes Benedikt, CTO and co-founder of Lithoz, described the machine as being “suited to academia, researchers and material, and application developers”.

He described the 3D printer as being a compact, affordable system, stating how, despite being an entry-level machine, companies “can achieve the quality they would expect from a Lithoz machine”. The open system technology offered by the CeraFab Lab L30 is a major advantage in Dr. Benedikt’s eyes, who spoke about how it gives businesses “the opportunity to use a well-known, high-quality technology to realize their ideas and ‘develop their own materials”. With Lithoz this year celebrating their 10 year founding anniversary and in-person events once again being possible, the team is eager to once again share their innovations in the field of ceramic 3D printing at Formnext 2021.

Research 2021
Ceramic AM Market Opportunities and Trends

This market study from 3dpbm Research provides an in-depth analysis and forecast of the ceramic additive ma...

Andrea Gambini

Andrea has always loved reading and writing. He started working in an editorial office as a sports journalist in 2008, then the passion for journalism and for the world of communication in general, allowed him to greatly expand his interests, leading to several years of collaborations with several popular online newspapers. Andrea then approached 3D printing, impressed by the great potential of this new technology, which day after the day pushed him to learn more and more about what he considers a real revolution that will soon be felt in many fields of our daily life.

Related Articles

Back to top button

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.

Privacy Settings saved!
Privacy Settings

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Control your personal Cookie Services here.

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems.

In order to use this website we use the following technically required cookies
  • wordpress_test_cookie
  • wordpress_logged_in_
  • wordpress_sec

Decline all Services
Accept all Services



Join industry leaders and receive the latest insights on what really matters in AM!

This information will never be shared with 3rd parties

I’ve read and accept the privacy policy.*