Makism 3D Corp. (MDDD) Acquires Umicron…appears to be entering the 3D printing space.
Makism 3D Corp.
Update 11/7/2013 : Makism 3D Corp. Launches Web Site: http://www.makism3d.com/
Caution advised: MDDD has not generated any sales
Umicron is a 3D printer manufacturer based in Cambridge, United Kingdom whose stated mission is to design and build “The most desirable consumer and professional level 3D printers.”
In a filing with the SEC yesterday (11/4/2013) by the acquiring company Makism 3D Coroporation (MDDD), it was reported:
On October 29, 2013 (the “Closing Date”), Makism 3D Corp. (f/k/a Advanced Cellular, Inc.), a Nevada corporation (the “Registrant,” “Company” or “MDDD”) entered into and consummated a voluntary share exchange transaction with Umicron Ltd., a private limited company organized under the laws of England and Wales (“Umicron”), and the shareholders of Umicron (“Selling Shareholders”) pursuant to a Stock Exchange Agreement (the “Exchange Agreement”) by and among the Company, Umicron, and the Selling Shareholders.Makism 3D Corp.
•Temperature controlled build environment
Whereby the enclosed build area is maintained at a constant temperature set by the user.
•High temperature dual extruder configuration
A dual extruder configuration whereby the extruder can reach temperatures needed for extrusion of high-temperature thermoplastics.
•Bio-compatible extruder using syringe based methods
An extruder configuration compatible with organic matter such as food stuffs (pastes).
•Professional grade laser sintering device
A commercial-grade 3D printer that uses selective laser sintering technology. Compatible with metals and resins. The machine will take form of a white goods appliance and will be designed for advanced home, workshop and commercial-use.
•3D scanning applications and integrations
A method or configuration of incorporating 3D scanning technology into our product line of 3D printing applications
Makism 3D Corp.
User friendly host software
3D printer host software that improves a user’s interaction and experience with a 3D printer using popular computing devices such as tablets, smart phone and laptop computers.
•Web-based repository for printable 3D files
An online database for high quality, useful 3D printable files available for free or at cost.
•Packaged filament supplies
A universal filament cartridge for use with any Umicron branded 3D printer. The cartridge will be moisture sealed and may contain moving parts.
•Filament cartridge loading system
A method of automating the material replenishment process within a 3D printer whereby disposable cassettes reduce the need for human interaction during the replenishment process.
Makism 3D Corp.
Advantages of Wideboy product
•Fully enclosed injection molded design;
•Temperature controlled print environment;
•Compatibility with high temperature thermoplastics;
•High quality, bespoke components;
•3 Year warranty;
•Support and returns infrastructure;
•Planned certification – CE and FCC;
•Design for manufacture.
At this point there is very little information available for me to make an informed investment decision regarding Makism 3D Corp. (MDDD). This is an acquisition of a development stage company with no sales and a management team in their 20s.
Gary Anderson……..Follow me on Twitter: @3DPrintingStock
Disclosure: I have taken a very small position in MDDD out of curiosity and my tendency to invest in everything 3D printing.
Disclaimer: Due to the many unknowns about the company at present, I recommend investors seek advice from an investment professional prior to making any investment in Makism 3D Coproration. See sidebar for full disclaimer.