FDM Materials Overview

MATERIALS

UNIQUE PROPERTIES

TENSILE STRENGTH (ULTIMATE)

TENSILE ELONGATION

FLEXURAL STRESS

IZOD IMPACT, NOTCHED

HEAT DEFLECTION AT 1.8 Mpa
AVAILABLE COLORS

SUPPORT STRUCTURE

ABS – M3O

Variety of color options

XZ: 32 MPa
ZX: 28 MPa
XZ: 7.0%
ZX: 2%
XZ: 60 MPa
ZX: 48 MPa
XZ: 128 J/m

82°C

Black
White
Ivory
Dark Grey
Red
Blue
Orange
Yellow
Green
Custom Colors
Soluble

ABS – M30i

ISO 10993 USP
Class VI
XZ: 36 MPa
XZ: 4%

XZ: 61 MPa

XZ: 139 J/m

82°C

Ivory
Soluble

ASA

UV-stable with the best aesthetics of any FDM material

XZ: 33 MPa
Z: 30 MPa

XZ: 9% ZX: 3%
XZ: 60 MPa ZX: 48 MPa

XZ: 64 J/m

91 °C

Black
White
Ivory
Dark Grey
Light Grey
Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Dark Blue
Soluble

ABS – ESD7

Static- dissipative, target surface resistance of 10⁷ ohms

XZ: 36 MPa
XZ: 3.0%
XZ: 61 MPa

XZ: 28 J/m

82°C

Black
Soluble

PC

Strong (tension)

XZ: 57 MPa
ZX: 42 MPa

XZ:4.8%
ZX: 2.5%
XZ: 89 MPa
ZX: 68 MPa
XZ:73 J/m
ZX: 28 J/m
127°C

White
Breakaway, Soluble

PC – ABS

Strong (impact)

XZ: 41 MPa
XZ: 6%
XZ: 68 MPa

XZ: 196 J/m

96°C

Black
White
Soluble

PC-ISO

ISO 10993 USP
Class VI
XZ: 57 MPa
XZ: 4%
XZ: 90 MPa

XZ: 86 J/m

127°C

White
Translucent Naturel
Breakaway

FDM Nylon 6

Very high strength and toughness combined

XZ: 67.6 MPa
ZX:36.5 MPa

XZ: 38%
ZX: 3.2%
XZ: 97.2 MPa
ZX: 82 MPa
XZ: 106 J/m
ZX: 43 J/m
93°C

Black
Soluble

FDM Nylon 12

Fatigue resistant, high elongation at break

XZ: 46 MP
XZ: 30%
ZX: 5%
XZ: 67 MPa
ZX: 61 Mpa
XZ:135 J/m
ZX: 53 J/m
82°C

Black
Soluble

FDM Nylon 12 CF

Highest flexural strength
of any FDM material

XZ: 75.6 MPa
ZX: 34.4 MPa
XZ: 1.9%
ZX: 1.2%

XZ: 142 MPa
ZX: 58.1 MPa

XZ:85 J/m
ZX:21.4 J/m
143°C

Black
Soluble

PPSF

Highest heat and chemical resistance

XZ: 55 MPa
XZ: 3.0%
XZ :110 MPa

XZ:59 J/m

189°C

Tan
Breakaway

ULTEM 9085 resin

Flame, smoke, toxicity (FST) certified, ULTEM 9085 Aerospace grade available

XZ: 69 MPa
ZX: 42 MPa
XZ:5.8%
ZX: 2.2%

XZ: 112 MPa ZX: 68 MPa
XZ:120 J/m
ZX:48 J/m

153°C

Black
Tan
Breakaway

ULTEM 1010 resin

Food-safety and bio-compatibility certification

XZ: 81 MPa
ZX: 37 MPa
XZ: 3.3%
ZX: 1.3%

XZ: 144 MPa
ZX: 77 MPa

XZ:41 J/m
ZX: 24 J/m
213°C

Tan
Breakaway

MATERIAL

UNIQUE PROPERTIES

COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH, PEAK LOAD, ON EDGE
COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH, PEAK STRESS,
ON EDGE
HEAT DEFLECTION 0.45 MPa
HEAT DEFLECTION 1.8 MPa
COEFFICIENT OF THERMAL EXPANSION

COEFFICIENT OF THERMAL EXPANSION
(100-130°C, xyflow)
ST-130 Engineered and tested specifically for sacrificial tooling, ST-130 withstands the heat and pressure of autoclave curing. And it 3D prints with a permeable triangle fill pattern designed to optimize build speed, conserve material and dissolve quickly.It is ideal for automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries.

7.3 kN

14.5 MPa

121°C

108°C


107 µm/(m.°C )

(Max. 100°C, xyflow)

177µm/(m.°C )

(100-130°C, xyflow)