Shisan, Villa 35 – 100 st. – Near Al Horia Square, Maadi, Cairo

Working hours : 9 am – 6 pm (from Sunday to Thursday)

Frequently Asked Questions

Please read our FAQ before sending us a message.

What is FDM 3D Printing ?

FDM stands for Fused Deposition Modeling .. FDM printers use a thermoplastic filament, which is heated to its melting point and then extruded, layer by layer, to create a three dimensional object.

Why should I choose Shisan instead of International Brands?

Inside the walls of SHISAN we are targeting to build a unique business and engineering school .. we are looking forward to have an effective existence in the international market. SHISAN will fight for its customers to survive and be the best service provider in the area .. it’s not just a money thing .. it’s a success journey that we will live together .. are you in ??.

Do you really manufacture 100% of the machines?

When it comes to mechanical design and best utilization of components to get best performance then this what we exactly do. We don’t manufacture stepper motors or LCDs or ICs but we do innovate in our design and try to close the manufacturing cycle locally as much as we can .

How frequent do you upgrade your designs?

we don’t have a periodic upgrade system for our products, but we are always trying to find what’s best to add to our machines. It may take us months or weeks to add something new .. may be less may be longer.
But the main thing is that we are always trying to add new features to be ranked among the tops in the market.

Do you offer 3D printing service?

Yes we do but in a special way.
We do it from the point view of offering a 3D printing solution for a prototyping/manufacturing problem. This special service comes from our experience in the 3D printing and how to select materials, how to print them, and how to edit your design to be printable.

Do you support students and/or graduation projects?

Indeed, if you are a student,
grad. project, or student activity.
Please let us know how we can support. If you are building your own 3D printer, then we recommend you to start building the PLAKAT.. check the “Egyptian RepRap Project” in the home page.

How do I choose the right size printer for me?

If you are new to 3D prinitng,
then we recommend you our FighterBot Survivor desktop 3D printer. If not; please contact us and let’s discuss what’s best for you, your budget, and your work.

How to choose the best material for my application?

It really depends on your application .. whether you are building a functional prototype or an end user product or anything else .. let’s discuss your design, your application, and select the right material together. .

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