Applications

This section provides publications on ACEO® applications in a range of different industries. These "use cases" describe how ACEO® 3D printed silicone parts are used and what the benefits are.

3D Printing for the Chemical Industry

Hand hole seal of an agitator, manufactured with ACEO®‘s multi-material 3...

Multi-material 3D printing with silicones in Facial Prosthetics

Ear prothesis (before post-processing) made of different silicones with ACEOR...

3D-Printed Soft Robotic Glove for Rehabilitation

Soft robotics have been developed rapidly in recent years. Different from tradi...

Customized Robot Gripper Designs using 3D Printing with Silicone

Soft Robotics – a Trending Field Soft robotics is a subfield of robotics a...

ACEO® 3D Printing with Silicones Improves Safety of Football Helmets

Two US companies have developed a new type of helmet that will better protect pl...

Image showing a multi-material silicone liver model with tumors – 3D printed with ACEO®’s drop-on-demand technology

Multi-Material 3D Printing Meets Microscopic Surgery

Multi-material silicone liver model with tumors – 3D printed with ACEO®’s d...

Image showing a silicone gingiva mask – 3D printed with ACEO®’s drop-on-demand technology

Innovative at Heart: a Story of 3D Printing and Dental Technology

Silicone gingiva mask – 3D printed with ACEO®’s drop-on-demand technology (...

Image showing a 3D printed PlasmaDerm® device with electrically conductive silicone

ACEO® Introduces 3D Printing With Electrically Conductive Silicone Rubber

WACKER’s ACEO® team presents its latest innovation – 3D printing with elect...

Image showing a Deutsche Bahn train

Keeping the Wheels Rolling

(Photo: Strandperle GmbH) In a large-scale company project, Deutsche Bahn (Germa...

Image showing Hannah Riedle and Vera Seitz while examining a biomodel 3D printed bei ACEO®

Making a Difference: How 3D Printing with Silicones Might Change Medical Science

Intensive exchange like between Hannah Riedle and Vera Seitz is key to successfu...

Image showing Formhand's Gripper, 3D printed by ACEO®

A Prototyping Field Day in Burghausen

Formhand developed a universal gripper for multi-purpose applications, 3D printe...

Image showing a 3D-printed silicone prototype seal by ACEO® used by Le Joint Technique

The Best Sealing of Both Worlds

Le Joint Technique provides sealing solutions for various industries. (Photo: Le...

Image showing a photochemical reactor 3D printed by ACEO®

The Benefits of 3D-Printed Photochemical Reactors

The University of Stuttgart, Germany, researched the advantages of 3D-printed ph...