ROCK HILL, S.C.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—April 30, 2007— 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC), a leading provider of 3-D Modeling, Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing solutions, announced today that it will launch its new, fast, high-definition InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler, at the RP&M (RAPID) exhibition on Tuesday, May 1, 2007 at the Hotel Marriott at Renaissance in Detroit, Michigan. 3D Systems expects to begin shipments of the InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler in June 2007.
The InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler quickly and efficiently builds
three-dimensional plastic models and prototypes directly in the office
environment. It provides users with high-definition, functional and
durable models that are able to withstand rigorous handling and
testing. This new, versatile InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler produces
models in a variety of materials colors (white, blue or dark gray),
suitable for a wide range of applications. Melt-away supports enable
hands-free post processing and deliver a user friendly operation.
"We are pleased to announce yet another significant addition to
our growing family of 3-D Modeling and Rapid Prototyping solutions,"
said Abe Reichental, 3D Systems' president and chief executive
officer. "What users need today is the ability to increase their
productivity and improve quality, consistency and delivery. Our new
and improved high output, office friendly InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler
harnesses our extensive technology and customer experience to enable
users to transform even extreme geometries into functional, durable,
ready-to-use plastic models and prototypes."
With the launch of this new InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler targeted to
address a wide variety of model and prototype applications, 3D Systems
is responding to the growing demand for rapid and compact solutions.
"The InVision(R) XT 3-D Modeler is a significant step in
broadening our portfolio to address emerging customer needs and
provide viable performance and economical alternatives for customers
who are seeking the best quality, cost and performance package. Our
ability to bring it to market concurrently with the arrival of the
revolutionary V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modeler and the recently announced
V-Flash(TM) HA 230 hearing aid manufacturing system is a testimony to
the strength and depth of our comprehensive technology portfolio and
the accelerated transformation of our business," concluded Reichental.
About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3-D Modeling, Rapid
Prototyping and Manufacturing solutions. Its systems and materials
reduce the time and cost of designing products and facilitate direct
and indirect manufacturing by creating actual parts directly from
digital input. These solutions are used for design communication and
prototyping as well as for production of functional end-use parts:
Transform your products.
More information on the company and its products is available at
www.3dsystems.com, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.