Part of the Week – Spiral Syringe Needle

BY Nita Vaidya-Zannino

Every week we are highlighting a different part printed on a BMF printer and discuss the part’s specs, highlights, and uses. 

This week we’re featuring a Spiral Syringe Needle.

Here are the specs for this needle:

  • Printer Model – microArch S140
  • Dimensions – 12.5mm x 12.7mm x 10.35mm
  • Resolution – 10 mm
  • Tolerance – ±0.025mm
  • Features – integral forming of complex structures including threads, syringe, etc.; enough material strength for animal experiments, internal diameter of syringe = 0.25mm

Tune in next week for more applications of micro 3D printing.