Nylon 12CF FDM 3D Printing Material

Available with:  

Fortus 380mc CF   /   Fortus 450mc   /   F900

FDM Nylon 12CF

Polyamide + Chopped Carbon Fiber

– Composite material with 35% chopped carbon fiber reinforcement
– Highest flexural strength and stiffness-to-weight ratio FDM material
– Moderate chemical resistance
– Static dissipative qualities

 

Potential applications:

– Metal component replacement
– Production parts
– Tooling

 

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Material Description

FDM Nylon 12CF™ is a carbon-filled thermoplastic with excellent structural characteristics. The material is comprised of a blend of Nylon 12 resin and chopped carbon fiber, at a loading of 35% by weight. This combination produces one of the strongest thermoplastics in the FDM material portfolio. It has the highest flexural strength of any FDM thermoplastic, resulting in the highest stiffness-to-weight ratio.

Appropriate uses include strong but lightweight tooling applications and functional prototypes in the aerospace, automotive, industrial, and recreational manufacturing industries. FDM Nylon 12CF is available on the Fortus 380mc CF, Fortus 450mc and Stratasys F900 3D Printers and is compatible with SR-110™ support material.

 

 

Behavior and Use:

 

IZOD IMPACT, NOTCHED

85 J/m (XZ Axis), 21.4 J/m (ZX Axis)

HDT

143 °C

TENSILE MODULUS

7515 MPa (XZ Axis), 2300 MPa (ZX Axis)

TENSILE STRENGTH

63.4 MPa (XZ Axis), 28.9 MPa (ZX Axis)

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