Materials for FDM

Stratnel offers a wide range of filaments to be used with our FDM (fusion deposition modeling) printers.

Materials
Expanded Name
Brief Properties
Applications
PLA
Polylactic Acid Biodegradable thermoplastic aliphatic polyester derived from renewable sources such as corn starch Dental implants, packaging materials, disposable tableware, etc.
ABS
Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene Common thermoplastic polymer with high impact resistance and toughness Automotive trim components, electronic enclosures, crash helmets, keyboard key caps, etc.
TPE
Thermoplastic elastomer Copolymers with both thermoplastic and elastomeric properties Automotive and household appliances.
PC
Polycarbonate Strong, tough and high temperature resistance Electronics, dome lights, automotive and aircraft windows, etc.
PET-G
Polyethylene Terephthalate-Glycol modified Tougher than ABS and higher heat resistance Food grade plastics, clothing
Conductive PLA
Conductive Polylactic acid PLA with electrically conductive properties Printed-in-place contacts, switches, and internal wiring traces.
HT PET
High Temperature Polyethylene Terephthalate Similar to PET-G, but with enhanced heat resistance Food grade plastics, high temperature functional parts.
CFR PET
Carbon Fibre reinforced Polyethylene Terephthalate High strength and high modulus at lower weight Automotive applications, aerospace applications.
Nylon *
Polyamide High strength and temperature resistance, light weight Automotive engine applications, aerospace parts, sensors, gears, bearings.

* Coming soon

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