From the world’s first wall plug to SLS 3D printer
AnonymousMemberApril 30, 2021 at 8:20 AM
Rawlplug, the company known for developing the world’s first wall plug is using SLS 3D printing technology from Sinterit to speed up the process of designing and developing new products.
Thanks to additive manufacturing, developing new products can be faster and more accurate than ever before. For companies like Rawlplug, with over 100 years on the market, finding new ways to make their R&D projects faster, cheaper, and more efficient was always a goal. Thanks to Lisa PRO, SLS 3D printer from Sinterit is now possible.
First world’s wall plug
Rawlplug, funded in 1887 was not only the first company that developed and patented the wall plug, originally used to fix electrical wall fittings in the British Museum. Now, over a hundred years later the company keeps the position of the well-known manufacturer of mounts, joints, power tools, and other implements Its products were was used in the construction of major buildings across the world, such as Burj Khalifa, Wembley Stadium, or even outside our planet. NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover has parts connected with Rawlplug products.
Over the course of a century, prototyping methods changes a lot. “I can confidently say that nowadays 3D printing is one of the
Log in to reply.