3D Printing Materials 2017-11-29T21:25:10+00:00

Our 3D Printing Materials

We offer a large variety of 3D printing materials across a number of technologies. It can be difficult to know which materials is right for your application. Below we have all of our materials listed together and broken down by technology and application.
You can sort these tables by their column headings to find the right material for the job.

All 3D Printing Materials

Every material we offer at 3 Space is listed in the table below along with which 3D printing technology they belong to and their relevant technical specifications. Click the column labels to sort by whichever specification is most important for your project or to sort by technology.

 TechnologyTensile StrengthTensile ModulusTensile ElongationFlexural StrengthFlexural ModulusNotched ImpactShore HardnessHDT @ 66 psiHDT @ 264 psiGlass Transition
ABS-ESD7FDM5,200 psi350,000 psi5%8,800 psi336.000 psi2.6 ft-lb/in78 Scale D204 °F122 °F126 °F
ABS-M30FDM5,200 psi350,000 psi3%8,800 psi350.000 psi2.1 ft-lb/inR 109.5204 °F122 °F126 °F
Nylon 12FDM7,000 psi190,000 psi30%10,000 psi190.000 psi2.8 ft-lb/in207 °F
PC-ABSFDM5,900 psi278,000 psi6%9,800 psi280.000 psi3.7 ft-lb/inR 110230 °F205 °F257 °F
PolycarbonateFDM9,800 psi330,000 psi5%15,100 psi324.000 psi1 ft-lb/inR 115280 °F261 °F322 °F
PPSFFDM8,000 psi300,000 psi3%15,900 psi320.000 psi1.1 ft-lb/inM86372 °F446 °F
Ultem 9058FDM10,400 psi322,000 psi6%16,700 psi362.000 psi2.0 ft-lb/in307 °F367 °F
PolyJet ABSPolyJet8,700 psi435,000 psi40%11,000 psi320.000 psi1.5 ft-lb/in87 Scale D194 °F131 °F127 °F
RDG525PolyJet11,500 psi510,000 psi15%19,000 psi510.000 psi0.30 ft-lb/in88 Scale D163 °F176 °F149 °F
RGD720PolyJet9,450 psi435,000 psi25%16,000 psi480.000 psi0.56 ft-lb/in86 Scale D122 °F122 °F122 °F
RigurPolyJet6,500 psi305,000 psi35%8,500 psi246.000 psi0.66 ft-lb/in84 Scale D129 °F122 °F126 °F
TangoPolyJet220 psi220%28 Scale A
VeroPolyJet9,450 psi435,000 psi25%16,000 psi465.000 psi0.56 ft-lb/in86 Scale D122 °F122 °F129 °F
SC 1000SLA7,758 psi387,000 psi8%12,010 psi280.000 psi0.35 ft-lb/in83 Scale D127 °F122 °F
Somos NeXtSLA6,100 psi352,000 psi9%10,100 psi358.000 psi0.94 ft-lb/in82 Scale D133 °F122 °F
Somos ProtogenSLA6,200 psi326,000 psi12%299.000 psi0.39 ft-lb/in87 Scale D205 °F
WaterClear UltraSLA8,100 psi418,000 psi8%12,200 psi361.000 psi0.47 ft-lb/in87 Scale D140 °F122 °F
WaterShed SCSLA7,300 psi402,000 psi16%10,000 psi320.000 psi0.47 ft-lb/in122 °F120 °F
Flex TPESLS262 psi800,000 psi5%860 psi40 Scale A
Nylon 12 AFSLS4,628 psi373,800 psi1%7,832 psi289.250 psi0.8 ft-lb/in351 °F279 °F
Nlon 12 GFSLS5,200 psi420,000 psi1%8,800 psi325.000 psi0.8 ft-lb/in354 °F273 °F
Nylon 12 HSTSLS7,050 psi800,000 psi5%12,000 psi640,000 psi0.7 ft-lb/in363 °F355 °F
Nylon 12 PASLS6,815 psi246,500 psi15%6,850 psi188.549 psi0.8 ft-lb/in350 °F187 °F

3D Printing Materials by Technology

In the tables below, we’ve sorted our materials by 3D printing technology. If you already know which technology is right for you, you can use these tables to find the right material using their specifications.

 Tensile StrengthTensile ModulusTensile ElongationFlexural StrengthFlexural ModulusNotched ImpactShore HardnessHDT @ 66 psiHDT @ 264 psiGlass Transition
ABS-ESD75,200 psi350,000 psi5%8,800 psi336.000 psi2.6 ft-lb/in78 Scale D204 °F122 °F126 °F
ABS-M305,200 psi350,000 psi3%8,800 psi350.000 psi2.1 ft-lb/inR 109.5204 °F122 °F126 °F
Nylon 127,000 psi190,000 psi30%10,000 psi190.000 psi2.8 ft-lb/in207 °F
PC-ABS5,900 psi278,000 psi6%9,800 psi280.000 psi3.7 ft-lb/inR 110230 °F205 °F257 °F
Polycarbonate9,800 psi330,000 psi5%15,100 psi324.000 psi1 ft-lb/inR 115280 °F261 °F322 °F
PPSF8,000 psi300,000 psi3%15,900 psi320.000 psi1.1 ft-lb/inM86372 °F446 °F
Ultem 905810,400 psi322,000 psi6%16,700 psi362.000 psi2.0 ft-lb/in307 °F367 °F
 Tensile StrengthTensile ModulusTensile ElongationFlexural StrengthFlexural ModulusNotched ImpactShore HardnessHDT @ 66 psiHDT @ 264 psiGlass Transition
PolyJet ABS8,700 psi435,000 psi40%11,000 psi320.000 psi1.5 ft-lb/in87 Scale D194 °F131 °F127 °F
RDG52511,500 psi510,000 psi15%19,000 psi510.000 psi0.30 ft-lb/in88 Scale D163 °F176 °F149 °F
RGD7209,450 psi435,000 psi25%16,000 psi480.000 psi0.56 ft-lb/in86 Scale D122 °F122 °F122 °F
Rigur6,500 psi305,000 psi35%8,500 psi246.000 psi0.66 ft-lb/in84 Scale D129 °F122 °F126 °F
Tango220 psi220%28 Scale A
Vero9,450 psi435,000 psi25%16,000 psi465.000 psi0.56 ft-lb/in86 Scale D122 °F122 °F129 °F
 Tensile StrengthTensile ModulusTensile ElongationFlexural StrengthFlexural ModulusNotched ImpactShore HardnessHDT @ 66 psiHDT @ 264 psiGlass Transition
SC 10007,758 psi387,000 psi8%12,010 psi280.000 psi0.35 ft-lb/in83 Scale D127 °F122 °F
Somos NeXt6,100 psi352,000 psi9%10,100 psi358.000 psi0.94 ft-lb/in82 Scale D133 °F122 °F
Somos Protogen6,200 psi326,000 psi12%299.000 psi0.39 ft-lb/in87 Scale D205 °F
WaterClear Ultra8,100 psi418,000 psi8%12,200 psi361.000 psi0.47 ft-lb/in87 Scale D140 °F122 °F
WaterShed SC7,300 psi402,000 psi16%10,000 psi320.000 psi0.47 ft-lb/in122 °F120 °F
 Tensile StrengthTensile ModulusTensile ElongationFlexural StrengthFlexural ModulusNotched ImpactShore HardnessHDT @ 66 psiHDT @ 264 psiGlass Transition
Flex TPE262 psi800,000 psi5%860 psi40 Scale A
Nylon 12 AF4,628 psi373,800 psi1%7,832 psi289.250 psi0.8 ft-lb/in351 °F279 °F
Nlon 12 GF5,200 psi420,000 psi1%8,800 psi325.000 psi0.8 ft-lb/in354 °F273 °F
Nylon 12 HST7,050 psi800,000 psi5%12,000 psi640,000 psi0.7 ft-lb/in363 °F355 °F
Nylon 12 PA6,815 psi246,500 psi15%6,850 psi188.549 psi0.8 ft-lb/in350 °F187 °F

3D Printing Materials by Application

In this table, we’ve rated each of our materials by their suitability to particular applications. Because every project is unique in it’s requirements, these values may not be universally accurate. But this table will help as a general guide for which materials are right for which application.

 TechnologyCosmetic PrototypesFit TestingFunctional PartsJigs & FixturesHigh TempFlexible Parts
ABS-ESD7FDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
ABS-M30FDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Nylon 12FDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
PC-ABSFDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
PolycarbonateFDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
PPSFFDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Ultem 9058FDM★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
PolyJet ABSPolyJet★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
RDG525PolyJet★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
RGD720PolyJet★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
RigurPolyJet★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
TangoPolyJet★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
VeroPolyJet★★★★★★★★★
SC 1000SLA★★★★★★★★★★★★
Somos NeXtSLA★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Somos ProtogenSLA★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
WaterClear UltraSLA★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
WaterShed SCSLA★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Flex TPESLS★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Nylon 12 AFSLS★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Nlon 12 GFSLS★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Nylon 12 HSTSLS★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
Nylon 12 PASLS★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★