Parts made from pigment free polyamide 12 powder are also white but appear slightly more translucent. This material is approved for contact with food (FDA, 21 CFR) and its other properties are similar to PA 2200 – strength, rigidity and good chemical resistance.
|Typical mechanical properties in xy print direction|
|Tensile modulus||1700 MPa|
|Tensile strength||48 MPa|
|Elongation at break||15%|
|Melting temperature (20°C/min)||176°C³|
|Heat deflection temperature (1.80 MPa)||70°C³|
|Heat deflection temperature (0.45 MPa)||154°C³|
This cost-efficient general-purpose material is suitable for a variety of applications, including functional prototypes and qualified series production parts from several industries.
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