FDM Nylon-CF10 (Carbon Fiber)
FDM® Nylon-CF10 is a strong carbon fiber-filled material that is stiff and chemically resistant. Available on the Stratasys F190™CR and F370®CR 3D printers.
Typical applications include Metal forming dies, Press brakes, End effectors, Soft jaws, Alignment and assembly fixtures, Clamping tools, and Drill guides.
FDM® Nylon-CF10 is a composite material combining a blended nylon polymer with 10% chopped carbon fiber (by weight), enhancing the material’s strength and rigidity.
FDM Nylon-CF10 Material Properties
Behaviour and use
The ability to replace machined jigs and fixtures quickly
- Upgraded, lightweight, convenient designs made possible by FDM Nylon-CF10’s high strength-to-weight ratio
- Soluble support for geometrically complex designs
- Solid parts with consistent print reliability
- Metal forming dies
- Press brakes
- End effectors
- Soft jaws
- Alignment and assembly fixtures
- Clamping tools
- Drill guides
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FDM Nylon-CF10 Specification & Features
|HDT @ 66 psi||ASTM D648 Method B||58 °C (136 °F))||77 °C (171 °F)|
|HDT @ 264 psi||ASTM D648|
|52 °C (126 °F)||62 °C (144 °F)|
|CTE (XY)||ASTM E831 (RT to 60 °C)||94 μm/[m*°C]||79 μm/[m*°C]|
|CTE (Z)||ASTM E831 (RT to 60 °C)||180 μm/[m*°C]||148 μm/[m*°C]|
|Volume Resistance||ASTM D257||1.88E+15 Ohms-cm||4.25E+13 Ohms-cm|
|Specific Gravity||ASTM D257@23 °C||1.1411|
Values are measured as printed. XY, XZ, and ZX orientations were tested.
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