Case studies

Learn how our technology, which is operating in over 40 countries worldwide, is changing the way companies operate with 3D Printing.

Phone Skope
Digiscoping leader

 Phone Skope has adopted a Photocentric additive manufacturing solution to manufacture its custom-moulded digiscoping adaptors. The US-based manufacturer makes precision engineered adaptors for almost any smartphone.

Aligner Manufacturer

Photocentric has been working closely with Ukrainian aligner experts, Usmih, to help them develop an innovative aligner manufacturing process that pushes the boundaries of what 3D can offer the dental industry.

Smilelign & S4S
Aligner manufacturer

Smilelign and S4S are major players in the dental aligners in the UK. They had tried almost every manufacturer of 3D printers to meet their requirements for reliability before deciding upon Magna.

3D Next Level
Art specialists

3D Next level is a business that focuses on creating large-scale pieces for art applications using additive manufacturing technologies to create investment casting patterns for art pieces.

Aligner manufacturer

SouSmile has invested in a trio of Photocentric Liquid Crystal Magna 3D printers to produce its dental aligners at scale. As Brazil’s largest direct to consumer invisible aligner company with a presence in 30 cities.


Supplying 7.7 million shields to the NHS. We have designed and installed a purpose built factory housing 45 Magna printers, operating 24/7, making 50,000 parts per day. Learn how we have set up this process.

Orthotic manufacturer

The powerful alliance of Xkelet and Photocentric has seen the creation of an advanced solution to traditional orthotics; one which is revolutionising the treatment of damaged bones.

K Line
Aligner manufacturer

K Line are established users of 3D printing technology, but as the demand has increased, so too has the need for a more reliable and faster process. Learn how they have incoporated LC Magna into their production line.

Mouthguard manufacturer

Opro are the world’s largest custom mouthguard manufacturer, they needed to digitise their model manufacturing process so they switched over to Magna’s increased production and took cost out.

LI Racing
Automotive manufacturer

LI Racing, an automaitve maufacturer transform their business into manufacturing M1 respirator masks for first responders.

Bridge Dental Laboratory
Dental laboratory

Bridge Dental were experiencing a rapid growth in demand for their clear aligners. In late 2019 they purchased their first magna and began repetable mass manufacture of models.

Quimbaya Orfebreria
Jewellery goldsmiths

With 3D printing, Quimbaya Orfebreria have scaled up their production by 400%, reduced manufacturing time by 80% and introduced many complex designs into their exclusive and unique jewellery collections.

Orzol Studio
Collectable model wargame manufacturer

Learn how 3D printing has enabled collectable manufacturer Orzol Studio to offer high-detail replicas of their figurine battle designs in volume.

Staples and Vine
Model manuacturer

Discover how military collectable manufacturer Staples & Vine overcame production challenges with the adoption of 3D printing.