The Idea-to-Production Platform

Rapidly design, develop and scale production of better products in less time with the Carbon platform. Integrated end-use materials, software, and 3D printers enable teams to accelerate bringing products to market — from idea to production.

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Introducing the Next Generation of the Carbon DLS™ process

Meet the M3 Series

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Idea-to-Production Software

ParaMatters Is Now Part of Carbon – Expanding Software Design and Productivity Tools

Robust generative design capabilities across metal, polymer, and other materials and production systems join the Carbon idea-to-production platform.

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Smarter, Smoother, Faster, Simpler

Meet The All New M3 & M3 Max

Expanding the space of what’s possible with a simplified print experience, making it easier than ever to get started printing the parts you want to make with DLS technology. The evolution of DLS represents a new baseline for innovation and part quality.

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The Carbon M3 and M3 Max printers

Unmatched Materials for Real-World Applications

With best-in-class materials unrivaled in performance and breadth, Carbon has the right material for your project.

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“With Digital Light Synthesis™, we venture beyond limitations of the past, unlocking a new era in design and manufacturing.”
Eric Liedtke Executive Board Member — Global Brands, adidas

Better Products in Half the Time

The Carbon DLS™ process enables faster iterations, informed designs, and unconstrained geometries, fabricated in production-ready, engineer-grade materials.

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“We went through over 70 design iterations in 6 months.”
Garrett Getter Product Manager, Specialized

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S-Works Power Saddle with Mirror Technology

Inspired by real riders, informed by data, and enabled by Carbon DLS™, the new Specialized bike saddle strikes the perfect balance between performance and comfort.

Industry Leading Reliability

Whether you are using Carbon for prototyping, low volume production, or high volume manufacturing, Carbon has been proven reliable in the toughest environments. Carbon backs it up by including industry-leading service, predictive maintenance, and routine printer updates that enable new capabilities and features at no additional cost.

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Trusted and Proven In Your Industry

Reduce material costs and turnaround time while increasing labor efficiency.

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“We reduced our costs by 30% thanks to the reliability and repeatability of the Carbon platform.”
Conrad Rensburg Owner and Founder, Absolute Dental Services

Print Parts Wherever You Need Them

When disruption threatens, Carbon provides the solution. Our partners can depend on reliable production, whether through Carbon’s distributed production network or an in-house printing capability – or a flexible, responsive combination of both. Seamlessly move production around the world with the Digital Light Synthesis™ process.

Resolution Medical Swabs

COVID-19 disrupted global supply chains, causing severe shortages of critical testing supplies. Carbon’s partner, Resolution Medical, developed and distributed more than 700,000 lattice testing swabs by leveraging Carbon DLS™ and the decentralized Carbon Production Network.

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The World’s Leading Companies Producing Products that Outperform