3D Systems Launches V-Flash Desktop Modeler

ROCK HILL, S.C.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—September 25, 2007— 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC), a leading provider of 3-D Modeling, Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing solutions, announced today the launch of its fast, compact V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modeler that builds ready-to-use models within hours at home, school or office workstations.

This highly anticipated modeler enables designers, engineers, hobbyists and students to imagine, design and produce their ideas at their desks. The V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modeler is the first product that 3D Systems plans to bring to market based on its breakthrough fourth technology platform, called Film Transfer Imaging (FTI).

3D Systems expects to conduct a managed phased roll-out of its V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modeler, starting in the United States following its World Conference this week. The company anticipates expanding the marketing reach of the V-Flash(TM) Modeler into Europe during the first quarter of 2008. It expects to place up to 100 systems in the marketplace before the end of the year. Together with Dreve, 3D Systems also expects to launch of the V-Flash(TM) HA 230 hearing aid manufacturing system later this year. Dreve develops and manufactures resins, including resins used for the manufacture of hearing aid shells and ear molds.

"Our much anticipated V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modeler is what our customers have been awaiting - an easy-to-use, plug-and-play, economical model-maker that expedites part delivery and revolutionizes concept design as we know it," said Abe Reichental, 3D Systems' president and chief executive officer. "With the capability to create high-quality, ready-to-use, three-dimensional models in the office, home or school setting, and the affordability of this solution, we believe that this modeler will usher in a new expansion era of Rapid Prototyping to a broader range of market applications."

Today, 3D Systems' Buddy Byrum, Senior Director, Global Marketing, 3-D Modeling, will give a presentation on the V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modeler at the 3D Systems World Conference during his keynote address titled, "V-Flash(TM): Desktop Modeling Becomes a Reality." V-Flash(TM) Desktop Modelers will be on display at numerous venues throughout the 3D Systems World Conference from September 24-27, 2007.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements made in this release that are not statements of historical or current facts are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-Looking statements may involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the company to be materially different from historical results or from any future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. In addition to statements that explicitly describe such risks and uncertainties, you are urged to consider statements in the conditional or future tense or that include terms as "believes," "belief," "expects," "estimates," "intends," "anticipates" or "plans" to be uncertain and forward-looking. Forward-looking statements may include comments as to the company's beliefs and expectations as to the future events and trends affecting its business and expectations and are necessarily subject to uncertainties, many of which are outside the control of the company. The factors described under the headings "Forward-Looking Statements," "Cautionary Statements and Risk Factors," and "Risk Factors" in the company's periodic filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, as well as other factors, could cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected or predicted in forward-looking statements.

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 is available at www.3dsystems.com, or via e-mail at moreinfo@3dsystems.com.


3D Systems Corporation
Investor Contact:
Chanda Hughes, 803-326-4010
Email Contact
Media Contact:
Katharina Hayes, 803-326-3941
Email Contact


Review Article Be the first to review this article

Featured Video
Director of Process Engineering. for Tekni-Plex at Toledo, Ohio
System Designer/Engineer for Bluewater at Southfield, Michigan
Mechanical Engineer for Allen & Shariff Corporation at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Mid-Level Mechanical Engineer for Kiewit at lenexa, Kansas
Director, Business Development for Kongsberg Geospatial at Ottawa, Canada
Director, Business Development for Kongsberg Geospatial at remote from home, Any State in the USA
Upcoming Events
Montréal Manufacturing Technology Show (MMTS) 2018 at Place Bonaventure Montréal Canada - May 14 - 16, 2018
ESPRIT World 2018 at Indianapolis Marriott Downtown 350 West Maryland Street Indianapolis IN - Jun 11 - 15, 2018
HxGN LIVE 2018 at The Venetian Las Vegas NV - Jun 12 - 15, 2018
IMTS2018 International Manufacturing Tech Show at McCormick Place Chicago IL - Sep 10 - 15, 2018

Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise