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Overview

ABS-M30i is a high strength material that is bio-compatible making it well-suited for medical, pharmaceutical, and food packaging industries. 3D print with bio-compatible material that can be gamma or EtO sterilized, ideal for products and prototypes that come in contact with skin, food, and medications.

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ABS M30i Print

Material Performance

Up to 25 to 70% stronger than standard ABS and is an ideal material for conceptual modeling, functional prototyping, manufacturing tools and end-use-parts. ABS-M30i has greater tensile, impact and flexural strength than standard ABS.

IZOD IMPACT,
NOTCHED

160 J/m XZ axis

Heat Deflection
Temperature

96°C

Flexural
Strength

61 MPa XZ axis

Tensile
Strength

36 MPa XZ axis

Material Highlights

Characteristics

  • Bio-compatible
  • Opaque
  • Strong and durable
  • Impact-resistant
  • Dimensionally stable

Options

  • Comes in Ivory and is ISO 10993/USP Class VI Certified (bio-compatibility)
  • NSF 51 Food Contact Certified

Uses

  • Medical device components
  • Medical or pharmaceutical prototypes
  • Functional prototypes
  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Manufacturing tooling
  • Production parts

Advantages

  • Gamma radiation or ethylene oxide (EtO) sterilization
  • Accurate, reliable functional testing
  • Hands-free support removal

Performance Scale

Material Colours

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Technical Specifications

Mechanical Properties Test Method English  Metric 
Tensile Strength (Type 1, 0.125”, 0.2”/min) ASTM D638 4,650 psi 36 MPa
Tensile Modulus (Type 1, 0.125”, 0.2”/min)  ASTM D638 350,000 psi 2,400 MPa
Tensile Elongation (Type 1, 0.125”, 0.2”/min) ASTM D638 4% 4%
Flexural Strength (Method 1, 0.05”/min) ASTM D790 8,800 psi 61 MPa
Flexural Modulus (Method 1, 0.05”/min) ASTM D790 336,000 psi 2,300 MPa
IZOD Impact, notched (Method A, 23°C) ASTM D256 2.6 ft-lb/in 139 J/m
IZOD Impact, un-notched (Method A, 23°C) ASTM D256 5.3 ft-lb/in 283 J/m
Thermal Properties Test Method English Metric
Heat Deflection (HDT) @ 66 psi, 0.125″ unannealed ASTM D648 204°F 96°C
Heat Deflection (HDT) @ 264 psi, 0.125″ unannealed ASTM D648 180°F 82°C
Vicat Softening Temp. (Rate B/50) ASTM D1525 210°F 99°C
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (flow) ASTM E831 4.9E-05 in/in/°F 8.82E-05 mm/mm/°C
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion (xflow) ASTM E831 4.7E-05 in/in/°F 8.46E-05 mm/mm/°C
Glass Transition (Tg) DSC (SSYS) 226°F 108°C
Eletrical Properties Test Method Value Range
Volume Resistivity ASTM D257 1.5x10e14-6.0x10e13 ohm-cm
Dielectric Constant ASTM D150-98 2.9 – 2.7
Dissipation Factor ASTM D150-98 .0053 – .0051
Dielectric Strength ASTM D149-09, Method A 370 – 80 V/mil
Other Test Method Value
Specific Gravity ASTM D792 1.04
Flame Classification UL94 HB (0.06″, 1.5 mm)
Rockwell Hardness ASTM D785 109.5

Applications

System Compatibility

Fortus 900

Frotus 450mc 3D Printer

Fortus 450mc