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Introducing Our New Polyamide Finishes: Improved Polished and Satin

Introducing Our New Polyamide Finishes: Improved Polished and Satin

We’re happy to announce the launch of two new finishes for Polyamide (SLS): Improved polished and satin!

Polyamide is the perfect material for 3D printing because it’s strong and flexible. Furthermore, it uses SLS technology, which allows the highest degree of freedom when it comes to designing for 3D, making it a good option for creative minds. Polyamide is also our most versatile material for 3D printing regarding colors and finishes: we have up to seven finishes available on our website, including the new improved polished and the satin finish.

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Polyamide MJF (HP): Now Available on i.materialise

Polyamide MJF (HP): Now Available on i.materialise

Today, we are very proud to announce the launch of our latest trial material: Polyamide (MJF). We’re no strangers to HP’s brand new 3D printing technology – the Materialise Manufacturing division received early access to the first MJF printers in order to test out the capabilities of the technology. And now it’s available to you – our i.materialise community! We’re looking forward to hearing your feedback in order to make Polyamide (MJF) the best it can be. Let’s take a closer look!

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How 3D Printing in Polyamide (Nylon Plastic) Really Works

How 3D Printing in Polyamide (Nylon Plastic) Really Works

Polyamide is one of the most popular 3D printing materials used by professional 3D printing companies. Its advantages are manifold: it is available at a reasonable price, it can include interlinking and interlocking parts, and it can be finished in various ways (dyed, smoothed, spray-painted, given a velvet finish). Today we will explain why Polyamide is such a great all-rounder and how 3D printing in nylon plastic really works.

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