Working With Saratech


In a new partnership with Saratech, an award-winning provider of engineering and manufacturing solutions including Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software, engineering and consulting services, and manufacturing hardware headquartered in Mission Viejo, CA, IDMI has broadened its additive manufacturing portfolio to include HP, Markforged, and BigRep. The partnership has brought a production capable HP Jet Fusion 4200 3d printer and depowdering station capable of high speed polyamide prints, the continuous fiber reinforced polymer parts capable Markforged X7 that brings carbon fiber, kevlar, and fiberglass to the mix, the atomic diffusion additive manufacturing Markforged MetalX that uses polymer bound metal powders along with wash and sinterting stages to create high detail metal components, as well as the Bigrep Studio for large platform, open material extruded builds.  With Saratech support and the broad audience of the IDMI, the partnership will allow a multitude of research, training, education, and outreach opportunities.


Contact Saratech at UCI


We are open during regular business hours for walk-ins and reservations.  Our Technical Director, Ben Dolan is available to answer any questions you may have. Given the complexity of most equipment located at RapidTech and the scheduling challenges related to long additive manufacturing jobs, no online scheduling is offered at this time. Please contact Ben to inquire about using our infrastructure.

Mon-Fri: 8am-12pm & 1-5pm
e-mail: idmi@uci.edu
Phone: (949) 824-4105


Equipment List



Visit Saratech


We are located on the 4th floor of Engineering Tower in Suite 424.
Be aware that this is a lab space and as such, closed toed shoes and long pants are a requirement.

Saratech at UCI
424 Engineering Tower
Irvine, CA  92697