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Fortus 450mc

Fortus 450mc


The Fortus 450mc specializes in production parts with high-performance thermoplastics for industries such as medical, aerospace, and defense. The machine comes with all of the capabilities of the Fortus 380mc, plus a larger build tray, more material options, and more material bays for longer uninterrupted builds. A choice of four different layer thicknesses allows users to strike the desired balance between strength, detail, and speed.

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  • Model Material
    ABS-ESD7, ABS-M30, ABS-M30i, ASA, FDM Nylon 12, PC, PC-ISO, Ultem 9085, Ultem 1010
  • Support Material
    Soluble Support Technology (SST)
    Breakaway Support Technology (BST)
  • Build Size
    406 x 355 x 406 mm (16 x 14 x 16 in)
  • Layer Thickness
    0.127 mm (0.005 in), 0.178 mm (0.007 in), 0.254 mm (0.010 in), 0.330 mm (0.013 in)
  • Workstation Compatibility
    Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Size & Weight
    129.5 x 90.2 x 198.4 cm (51 x 35.5 x 78.1 in), 601 kg (1325 lbs)
  • Power Requirements
    208 VAC 3 phase; 60 Hz; 18A


Fortus 450mcOptimize STL output for 3D printing on a Fortus machine using Insight Software that automates slicing, support structure generation, and material extrusion path creation. Users have the ability to manually determine the material, look, durability, and precise sizing of parts. Users can also control the build speed of the FDM process.

  • Control build orientation to achieve greatest part strength with the smoothest surface finish
  • Customize support structures for quick and easy removal and optimal material usage
  • Option to pause during build cycle so user can embed hardware, circuitry, etc.
  • Advanced control over part properties with manipulation of tool paths

Control Center, a sophisticated software application that communicates with user workstations and Fortus systems, is included with the Insight Software. The program makes it possible for users to manage jobs and monitor build status updates. Designers, engineers, and manufacturer professionals can network with each other as well — shared 3D manufacturing capacity will maximize efficiency and throughput.


Fortus 450mc Spec Sheet The Fortus 450mc is a step up from the 380mc, bringing all the same advantages of high-performance thermoplastics and various print modes, but with larger build volume capability. Download Pdf
FDM Materials FDM Technology offers materials that range from your standard thermoplastics to your high performance engineering-grade plastics — See how they compare. Download Pdf