Leading injection molding service adds several new high temperature
MAPLE PLAIN, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2012--
Proto Labs, Inc. (NYSE: PRLB), a leading online and technology-enabled
quick-turn manufacturer, announces the availability of several
additional high temperature resins through its Protomold injection
Beginning today, customers can upload their 3D CAD model at the
Protomold website www.protomold.com,
and have quick-turn injection molded parts made in a variety of high
temperature resins including Ultem™ (PEI) and PEEK. Parts made from
these resins are often used in medical/healthcare and food contact
applications. Customers uploading parts will quickly receive back an
interactive ProtoQuote, from which they can easily place an order.
“We’re excited to announce the addition of these high-performance resins
to our Protomold service,” says Brad Cleveland, President and CEO.
“These additional materials complement the hundreds of existing
engineering-grade resins we currently offer, and allow us to make a
wider variety of parts for our customers.”
About Proto Labs, Inc.
Proto Labs is a leading online and
technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer of custom parts for
prototyping and short-run production. Proto Labs provides “Real Parts,
Really Fast” to product developers worldwide. Proto Labs utilizes
computer numerical control (CNC) machining and injection molding to
manufacture custom parts for our customers. For more information, visit protolabs.com.
Ultem™ is a trademark of SABIC.
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contained in this press release regarding matters that are not
historical facts are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of
The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements
involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which
may cause the results of Proto Labs to be materially different than
those expressed or implied in such statements. Certain of these risk
factors and others are described in the “Risk Factors” section of the
final prospectus relating to the initial public offering, as filed with
the SEC, as well as in Proto Labs’ subsequent reports filed with the
SEC. Other unknown or unpredictable factors also could have material
adverse effects on Proto Labs’ future results. The forward-looking
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hereof. Proto Labs cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity,
performance or achievements. Accordingly, you should not place undue
reliance on these forward-looking statements. Finally, Proto Labs
expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update any
forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
Source: Proto Labs, Inc.
Proto Labs, Inc.
Bill Dietrick, 763-479-7664
for Proto Labs, Inc.
Krissy Schoenfelder, 612-392-7613