ST-130 Sacrificial Tooling
ST-130™ is a model material for sacrificial tooling that simplifies the production of hollow composite parts
Complex tools can be 3D printed and easily dissolved after curing, eliminating secondary processes like mold making and accelerating the development and production of composite structures. Engineered and tested specifically for sacrificial tooling, ST-130 withstands the heat and pressure of autoclave curing. And it 3D prints with a permeable triangle fill pattern designed to optimize build speed, conserve material and dissolve quickly.
ST-130 Sacrificial Tooling Material Properties
Behaviour and use
Create hollow composites faster and easier with temporary lay-up tools made from ST-130 material. ST-130 withstands autoclave operations and simplifies hollow composite construction by dissolving after cure, leaving only the finished part.
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ST-130 Sacrificial Tooling Specification & Features
|MECHANICAL PROPERTIES||TEST METHOD||ENGLISH||METRIC|
|Compressive Strength, Peak Load, On Edge||ASTM D695||1,633 lbf||7.3 kN|
|Compressive Strength, Peak Load, Upright||ASTM D695||3,103 lbf||13.8 kN|
|Compressive Strength, Peak Stress, On Edge||ASTM D695||2,106 lbf/in²||14.5 MPa|
|Compressive Strength, Peak Stress, Upright||ASTM D695||4,031 lbf/in²||27.8 MPa|
|THERMAL PROPERTIES||TEST METHOD||ENGLISH||METRIC|
|Heat Deflection (HDT) @ 66 psi, 0.125" unannealed||ASTM D648||250°F||121°C|
|Heat Deflection (HDT) @ 264 psi, 0.125" unannealed||ASTM D648||226°F||108°C|
|Glass Transition Temperature (Tg)||SSYS DSC||270°F||132°C|
|Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (Up to 100°C, xyflow)||ASTM E831||59 μin/(in-°F)||107 μm/(m·°C )|
|Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (Up to 100°C, xzflow)||ASTM E831||49 μin/(in-°F)||88 μm/(m·°C)|
|Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (100-130°C, xyflow)||ASTM E831||98 μin/(in-°F)||177 μm/(m·°C )|
|Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (100-130°C, xzflow)||ASTM E831||42 μin/(in-°F)||76 μm/(m·°C)|
|TEMPERATURE A||TEMPERATURE B||PRESSURE A||PRESSURE B|
|Temperature||250°F (121°C)||210°F (98°C)||29 in-Hg (101.3 kPa)||183 in-Hg (620 kPa)|
|ST-130_S||0.013 ” (0.333 mm)||Model: T20B|
Compatible 3D Printers
Stratasys Machines that can print with ST-130 Sacrificial Tooling material
Fortus 380mc / 450mc
A workhorse 3D printer for engineers that require demanding flexibility to print larger-sized or many parts in an array of engineering-grade materials with high speed and unfailing throughput.
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