In order to accurately meassure the speed of conveyor belts, Trivium use a specialized tool. The wheel on this tool can break or wear, and can't be bought sepperately. 3D printing the wheel using a TPU outer layer ensured using the device again in a matter of hours.
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3D printing is often called additive manufacturing as well. It’s a rapid prototyping technology which uses plastic filaments that are extruded under high temperatures. Layer by layer it 3D prints the physical object. Professionals and makers all around the world use Ultimaker 3D printers for rapid prototyping, engineering, product design, 3D printed art, jewelry, and in fashion, medicine and education. With several aftermarket or 3D printed add-ons you can even turn an Ultimaker into a food 3D printer.
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