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Slideshow: 3D Printed ABS & Nylon 12 Get Stronger, Tougher

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Ann R. Thryft
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Ann R. Thryft   1/2/2014 12:47:41 PM
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Thanks, Greg. I was impressed, too, with the spec improvements. Let us know what your experience is with the material.

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Greg M. Jung   12/25/2013 11:31:37 AM
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Very impressive advancement for the material properties of Nylon 12.   With the increased impact strength and the 5X improvement in breakage resistance, new types of delicate and smaller parts will be now able to be 3D printed.  As the article stated, even smaller, thinner and sharper features can now be fabricated due to the increased performance of this material.  I look forward to using this product on our 3D printer in the future.

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