3D Printer Material

Upgrading Stratasys F123 3D Printers for FDM TPU 92A Material – Part 2

Learn how to upgrade Stratasys F123 series of 3D printers with an upgrade kit so they are able to print the new FDM TPU 92A elastomer material. TPU is a thermoplastic polyurethane material that can be considered a bridge between rubber and plastic. Read part 1 to learn more about the elastomer. NOTE: The Stratasys…

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Upgrading Stratasys F123 3D Printers for FDM TPU 92A Material – Part 1

FDM TPU 92a Intake Assembly

Introducing a new material upgrade for the Stratasys F123 3D printer platform! Additive manufacturing continues to advance in the world of 3D printing. One of the newest elastomer material upgrades available for FDM printers is the FDM TPU 92A. What is TPU 92A? TPU stands for ‘Thermoplastic Polyurethane’ and is a type thermoplastic elastomer that…

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3D Printing Tutorial: How to Embed and Print Parts with VeroClear Material

VeroClear Material Medical Example

VeroClear is a transparent material that simulates PMMA (polymethyl methacrylate), commonly known as acrylic. Like PMMA, VeroClear material is used as an alternative to glass and is ideal for concept modeling and design verification of clear parts such as eye wear, light covers and medical devices. In this blog post we will explain the steps…

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3D Printing Material Spotlight: Stratasys FDM Nylon 12CF

Stratasys recently released a new offering in it’s FDM Nylon material family. This new material is a carbon-filled thermoplastic called Nylon 12CF. To showcase some of the features of this great product, we have put together Nylon 12CF FAQ, features, usage tips and best practices information. Continue reading to learn more about this exciting new material.…

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3D Printing in Schools – Health & Safety FAQ Continued

Earlier this month we posted part two of our three-part blog series covering 3D Printing Health & Safety in schools. We will now answer the remaining FAQ that educators have about 3D printing. Health and safety (H&S) considerations and the successful implementation of 3D Printers are very important to Javelin, Stratasys and MakerBot. Our MakerBot & Stratasys…

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The Benefits of Stratasys FDM 3D Printers

ASA Material

Stratasys Performance Production Series systems run on Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM®) technology, which builds parts layer by layer from a CAD model using a variety of production-grade thermoplastics. With FDM technology, the traditional fabrication process is substantially simplified. Toolmaking becomes less expensive and time consuming. Intricate designs that are impossible to make with conventional tooling…

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Stratasys 3D Printer Materials in Detail – VeroClear, Digital ABS and Ultem 9085 [VIDEO]

Transparent Model

Stratasys have recently posted a new video featuring some of their most interesting 3D printer materials. Sam Green of the Stratasys Materials Business Group demonstrates the VeroClear transparent material, Digital ABS material (both from the PolyJet line of materials used on the Design Series Objet 3D printers) and the ULTEM 9085 tan thermoplastic material (from…

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