Fused Deposition Modeling MATERIALS

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MATERIALDESCRIPTIONTensile StrengthTensile ModulusTensile Elongation
@ Break
Flexural StrengthFlexural ModulusIZOD IMPACT STRENGTHHeat Deflection Temp.
XZ AxisZX AxisXZ AxisZX AxisXZ AxisZX AxisXZ AxisZX AxisXZ AxisZX AxisXZ AxisZX Axis@ 264 psi
ABS

Standard prototyping plastic with durability4,700 psi
(33 MPa)
320,000 psi
(2,200 MPa)
6%8,450 psi
(58 MPa)
5,050 psi
(35 MPa)
300,000 psi
(2,100 MPa)
240,000 psi
(1,650 MPa)
2.0 ft-lb/in
(106 J/m)
180°F
(82°C)
ABS-M30


Stronger than standard ABS with a variety of color options4,650 psi
(32 MPa)
4,050 psi
(28 MPa)
320,000 psi
(2,230 MPa)
310,000 psi
(2,180 MPa)
7%2%8,700 psi
(60 MPa)
7,000 psi
(48 MPa)
300,000 psi
(2,060 MPa)
250,000 psi
(1,760 MPa)
2.4 ft-lb/in
(128 J/m)
180°F
(82°C)
ABS-ESD7


Strong thermoplastic with static dissipative properties5,200 psi
(36 MPa)
350,000 psi
(2,400 MPa)
3%8,800 psi
(61 MPa)
350,000 psi
(2,400 MPa)
0.5 ft-lb/in
(28 J/m)
180°F
(82°C)
ABSi

Superior strength; Translucent5,400 psi
(37 MPa)
277,700 psi
(1,920 MPa)
4.4%8,980 psi
(62 MPa)
278,000 psi
(1,920 MPa)
1.8 ft-lb/in
(96.4 J/m)
163°F
(73°C)
ABS-M30i

Bio-compatible (ISO 10993; USP Class VI) Gamma & EtO sterilizable for medical5,200 psi
(36 MPa)
350,000 psi
(2,400 MPa)
4%8,800 psi
(61 MPa)
336,000 psi
(2,300 MPa)
2.6 ft-lb/in
(139 J/m)
180°F
(82°C)
ASA

UV-stable & color-fast4,750 psi
(33 MPa)
4,300 psi
(30 MPa)
290,000 psi
(2,010 MPa)
280,000 psi
(1,950 MPa)
9%3%8,700 psi
(60 MPa)
6,900 psi
(48 MPa)
270,000 psi
(1,870 MPa)
240,000 psi
(1,630 MPa)
1.2 ft-lb/in
(64 J/m)
196°F
(91°C)
PC

Accurate, durable, strong, RF transparent8,300 psi
(57 MPa)
6,100 psi
(30 MPa)
282,000 psi
(1,944 MPa)
284,000 psi
(1,958 MPa)
4.8%2.5%13,000 psi
(89 MPa)
9,900
(68 MPa)
291,000 psi
(2,006 MPa)
261,000 psi
(1,800 MPa)
1.4 ft-lb/in
(73 J/m)
0.5 ft-lb/in
(28 J/m)
261°F
(127°C)
PC-ABS

Superior strength, heat resistance5,000 psi
(34 MPa)
4,300
(30 MPa)
260,000 psi
(1,810 MPa)
250,000
(1,720 MPa)
5%2%8,500 psi
(59 MPa)
6,000 psi
(41 MPa)
250,000 psi
(1,740 MPa)
225,000 psi
(1,550 MPa)
3.7 ft-lb/in
(196 J/m)
205°F
(96°C)
PC-ISO

(ISO 10993; USP Class VI) Gamma & EtO sterilizable for medical8,300 psi
(57 MPa)
289,800 psi
(2,000 Mpa)
4%13,100 psi
(90 MPa)
310,400 psi
(2,100 MPa)
1.6 ft-lb/in
(86 J/m)
260°F
(127°C)
PPSF

Greatest heat and chemical resistance of all FDM materials8,000 psi
(55 MPa)
300,000 psi
(2,100 MPa)
3%15,900 psi
(110 MPa)
320,000 psi
(2,200 MPa)
1.1 ft-lb/in
(58.7 J/m)
372°F
(189°C)
ULTEM 1010

Excellent strength, thermal stability and the ability to withstand steam autoclaving11,700 psi
(81 MPa)
5,400 psi
(37 MPa)
402,000 psi
(2,770 MPa)
322,000 psi
(2,200 MPa)
3.3%2.0%21,000 psi
(144 MPa)
11,100
(77 MPa)
409,000 psi
(2,820 MPa)
324,000 psi
(2,230 MPa)
0.8 ft-lb/in
(41 J/m)
0.4 ft-lb/in
(24 J/m)
415°F
(213°C)
ULTEM 9085

Flame retardant (FAR 25.853; UL 94 V-0)9,950 psi
(69 MPa)
6,100 psi
(42 MPa)
312,000 psi
(2,150 MPa)
329,000 psi
(2,270 MPa)
5.8%2.2%16,200 psi
(112 MPa)
9,900 psi
(68 MPa)
331,000 psi
(2,300 MPa)
297,000 psi
(2,050 MPa)
2.2 ft-lb/in
(120 J/m)
0.9 ft-lb/in
(48 J/m)
307°F
(153°C)
Nylon 12

High elongation at break6,650 psi
(46 MPa)
5,600 psi
(38.5 MPa)
186,000 psi
(1,282 MPa)
65,000 psi
(1,138 MPa)
30%5.4%9,700 psi
(67 MPa)
8,800 psi
(61 MPa)
185,000 psi
(1,276 MPa)
171,000 psi
(1,180 MPa)
2.5 ft-lb/in
(135 J/m)
1.0 ft-lb/in
(53 J/m)
180°F
(82°C)