Stereolithography MATERIALS

Look to SL for excellent dimensional tolerances, smooth surfaces and fine feature details. Mimic properties of ABS, polycarbonate and polypropylene in layers as low as 0.0508mm.

MATERIALDescriptionHardness
(Shore D)
Elongation
@ Break
Tensile StrengthFlexural ModulusHeat Deflection Temperature
@264 psi@66 psi
Somos® ProtoGen 18420

Highly accurate and is humidity and temperature resistant8712%6,200 psi
(43 MPa)
299 ksi
(2,060 MPa)
205°F
(96°C)
Somos® WaterClear Ultra 10122

A colorless material suited for lenses and electronic covers877.5%8,100 psi
(56 MPa)
361 ksi
(2,490 MPa)
109°F
(43°C)
117°F
(47°C)
Somos® WaterShed XC 11122


Produces highly detailed parts with great clarity and water-resistance15.5%7,300 psi
(50.4 MPa)
320 ksi
(2,205 MPa)
120°F
(49°C)
122°F
(50°C)
Somos® NeXt


Higher impact resistance than standard SL resins; Moisture resistance829%4,800 psi
(32.8 MPa)
358 ksi
(2,470 MPa)
122°F
(50°C)
133°F
(56°C)
SC 1000


Custom formulation ideal for low cost investment casting patterns834% – 8%7,758 psi
(53 MPa)
280 ksi
(1,930 MPa)
122°F
(50° C)
127° F
(53°C)