Headquartered in Luxembourg and Russia, Anisoprint wants to introduce a new industrial manufacturing technology for 3D printed optimized structures made out of composite materials. Through its desktop Composer 3D printer, the startup offers continuous carbon fiber fabrication and material for industrial-grade parts, and just recently launched a brand new 3D printing material for continuous fiber printing – Composite Basalt Fiber, or CBF. In a process it calls composite filament co-extrusion, the Anisoprint Composer uses a combined extruder to load two types of thermoplastics, and then a third for continuous carbon fibers. The anisoprinting technology instills much higher strength in engineering filaments such as ABS, nylon, PC, PETG, and PLS. But when applying its new CBF material, companies can really achieve improved properties: parts printed in this way, with this material, are 15 times stronger than many plastics, 5 times lighter than steel, and 1.5 times lighter and stronger than aluminum. “Anisoprinting is the technology of continuous composite fiber coextrusion,” the company wrote. “Coextrusion allows using different types of thermoplastic polymers as a matrix material to...