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Branding a Coffee

Friday October 24, 2014 at 9:41am
Following the arrival of our new coffee machine, we decided to design a SOLIDWORKS Model and use our Makerbot 3D Printer to add our logo to our cappuccinos. This Blog explains how. 

Following the arrival of our new coffee machine from Solid Solutions customer Fracino we decided to design a SOLIDWORKS Model of a Chocolate Sprinkle stencil and use our Makerbot Replicator 2 3D Printer to add our logo to our cappuccinos!


We quickly sketched up the Model in SOLIDWORKS 2015 - and transferred it into the MakerBot 3D printing software. In this instance, the print required a 'bridge' so that the product could be easily lifted from the base. This is what you can see it building here:



We left it running last night but overall the print took approximately 1 hour. We could have done with a sieve and some proper cocoa powder but you get the gist:


Solid Solutions Branded Cappuccinos! 


Charlie Jessey

Marketing & Subscriptions Support

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