MakerBot Speciality Nylon

High Abrasion-Resistance for Industrial Manufacturing Applications

High Abrasion-Resistance for Industrial Manufacturing Applications

MakerBot Speciality Nylon is an engineering-grade material that is optimized for high abrasion resistance due to its excellent flexural, tensile, and impact strength, not to mention a heat resistance of up to 180°C.


  • Jigs and Fixtures
  • Metal Replacement Parts
  • Manufacturing Aids
  • Functional Prototypes e.g seatbelt buckles, Gaskets, Manifolds etc

What are the qualities of MakerBots specialty Nylon?

  • High heat deflection
  • Superior surface finish and aesthetic appearance
  • Strong, Durable and Dimensionally Stable parts

What printer can it be used on?

This material can only be used on the Method/X Carbon Fiber edition, or if you already own a MakerBot Method or Method X you can upgrade your printer with a new extruder. Just get in touch with the team!

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