Nylon 12

3D Print tough parts for advanced applications

Nylon 12 spade handle

Strong and tough material with just enough flex

FDM Nylon 12 is the same tough Nylon material popular in traditional manufacturing for its superb price-performance. Utilizing this tough material you are able to create advanced prototypes and custom tooling for applications that demand high-fatigue resistance with clean and hassle free FDM technology.

FDM Nylon 12 is suited for a variety of applications including:

  • Repetitive snap-fits
  • Friction fit inserts
  • Custom production tooling
  • Low-heat air intake components
  • Antenna covers
  • Prototypes for interior paneling

What are Nylon 12’s qualities?

  • Create long lasting and tough parts.
  • Simple cleaning process that’s free of powders.
  • Best Z-axis lamination and highest impact strength of any any FDM thermoplastic.
  • Excellent chemical resistance.

What Printer can it be used on?

This material can be used on the Fortus 450mc and Fortus 900mc 3D Printers

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