Wednesday, April 16, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS
A 3 - D PRINTER HEAD is paused and off to the side in order to view a layer of plastic during a project run. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
A 3 - D PRINTER HEAD, heated to a temperature of 300 degrees, lays down a plastic material on a water soluble base. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
JASON LAROCK HOLDS a dental articulator patented by his business in the late 1990's. The device simulates the motions of the jaw and is used in creating dentures, crowns and bridges. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
MACHINIST, MIKE LANE of Orangevale holds a part used in automotive suspension in front of the computer generated model that was used in creating the part at Sierra Manufacturing Solutions machine shop at 3051 Alhambra Drive in Cameron Park on February 6th. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
SIERRA MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS owner, Jason LaRock, 39, of Cameron Park points to the spool that feeds material to the printer head on a 3 - D printer in his shop at 3051 Alhambra Drive in Cameron Park on February 6th. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
SIERRA MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS owner, Jason LaRock, 39, of Cameron park holds a section of unfinished stainless steel and a finished orthopedic device that was milled in his shop at 3051 Alhambra Drive in Cameron Park on February 6th. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
SIERRA MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS owner, Jason LaRock, 39, of Cameron park holds a section of unfinished stainless steel and a finished orthopedic device that was milled in his shop at 3051 Alhambra Drive in Cameron Park on February 6th. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene