Affordable Thermoplastics at Production-Grade Quality

Print more. ABSplus is an affordable FDM thermoplastic with production-grade durability offering a wide range of colours for concept modeling and rapid prototyping.

Overview

ABSplus is a widely used FDM printing material that features high durability and fine details. Consisting of production-grade thermoplastics, parts 3D printed with ABSplus are affordable, mechanically strong and stable over time.

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ABSPlus 3D Printing Material

Material Performance

True production-grade thermoplastic that is durable enough to perform virtually the same as production parts.

Material Properties Izod notch testing

IZOD IMPACT,
NOTCHED

106 J/m XZ axis

Material Properties Heat Deflection

Heat Deflection
Temperature

96 °C

Material Properties Flexural Strength

Flexural
Strength

58 MPa XZ axis
35 MPa ZX axis

Material Properties Tensile Strength

Tensile
Strength

33 MPa XZ axis

Material Highlights

Characteristics

  • Opaque
  • Strong and durable
  • Impact resistant
  • Dimensionally stable

Options

  • Nine colours, plus the option for custom colours
  • Can be smoothed to achieve the gloss of injection-molded ABS

Uses

  • General-purpose prototyping
  • Concept models
  • Functional prototypes
  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Production parts

Advantages

  • Accurate, reliable functional testing with familiar ABS plastic
  • Hands-free support removal

Performance Scale

Material Colours

 

      

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Technical Specifications

Mechanical PropertiesTest MethodEnglish XZ AxisMetric XZ Axis
Tensile Strength, Ultimate (Type 1, 0.125″, 0.2″/min)ASTM D6384,700 psi33 MPa
 Tensile Strength, Yield (Type 1, 0.125″, 0.2″/min) ASTM D638 4,550 psi31 MPa
 Tensile Modus (Type 1, 0.125″, 0.2″/min)ASTM D638320,000 psi2,200 MPa
 Tensile Elongation at Break (Type 1, 0.125″, 0.2″/min)ASTM D6386%6%
 Tensile Elongation at Yield (Type 1, 0.125″, 0.2″/min)ASTM D6382%2%
 IZOD Impact, notched (Method A, 23 °C) ASTM D2562.0 ft-lb/in106 J/m
Mechanical PropertiesTest MethodENG XZ AxisENG ZX AxisMetric XZ AxisMetric ZX Axis
Flexural Strength (Method 1, 0.05″/min)ASTM D7908,450 psi5,050 psi58 MPa35 MPa
Flexural Modulus (Method 1, 0.05″/min)ASTM D790300,000 psi240,000 psi2,100 MPa1,650 MPa
Flexural Strain at Break (Method 1, 0.05″/min)ASTM D7904%4%2%2%
Thermal PropertiesTest MethodEnglishMetric
Heat Deflection (HDT) 66 psiASTM D648204°F96°C
Heat Deflection (HDT) @ 264 psiASTM D648180°F82°C
Glass Transition Temperature (Tg)DSC (SSYS)226°F108°C
Melting PointNANA
Coefficient of Thermal ExpansionASTM E8314.90×10-05 in/in/°F8.82×10-05 mm/mm/°C
Electrical PropertiesTest MethodValue Range
Volume ResistivityASTM D2572.6×1015 – 5.0×1016 ohm-cm
Dielectric ConstantASTM D150-982.3 – 2.85
Dissipation FactorASTM D150-980.0046 – 0.0053
Dielectric StrengthASTM D149-09, Method A, XZ Orientation130 V/mil
Dielectric StrengthASTM D149-09, Method A, ZX Orientation290 V/mil
OtherTest MethodValue
Specific GravityASTM D7921.04
Flame ClassificationUL94HB (0.09″, 2.50mm)
UL File NumberE345258
Rockwell HardnessASTM D785109.5

System Compatibility

Dimension 1200es & Elite

uPrint Bundle

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