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ABS BCN3D Filaments

Stiff / Impact resistant / Heat resistant

40,00100,00

Overview

ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) is one of the most common technical materials in several industries around the globe. Its an engineering material which combines rigidity and resistance to impacts. It is the ideal material for technical applications and moving parts.

Traditionally a challenging material to print with FFF printers, it has been re-formulated to ensure good interlayer adhesion and to reduce warping. Our grade allows for excellent dimensional accuracy and high durability.

Compatibility: Find out the BCN3D printers and filaments compatibility

Applications

  • Parts under high mechanical stress
  • Strong prototypes and end-use parts
  • Aesthetic models
  • Commonly used on electronic or appliances cases, suitcases and phones
  • Precision fits, knobs, lids and buttons
  • Rigid models with snap-fit joints
Printed object ABS_Moveo 2

Properties

  • Attractive matt surface quality
  • Good stiffness and dimensional stability
  • High impact resistance, even at low temperature (-10 ºC)
  • Good heat resistance, up to 100 ºC
  • Improved printability
  • Water resistant
  • Low resistance to organic solvents

Datasheets:

Download safety and technical data sheets

Webinar

Materials for 3D printing & In-depth on fibre-filled

Which is the strongest 3D printing material? And… is stronger always better? In this webinar, Materials Engineer Dario Destro will walk you through the different 3D printing filament types currently available in the market and their properties, with a special emphasis on fiber-filled materials.

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Success stories

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Every year there are 3.8 million concussions from athletic endeavors. However, the six on the hockey team of Whitman Kwok’s son are what compelled the creation of KAV. Foam-based helmets, the only option in hockey and most every other sport, provide limited protection against rotational accelerations while injection molding constrains helmets to a limited number of sizes compromising fit and safety. KAV’s mission is to elevate athletic performance and protection with highly engineered, bespoke helmets.

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How to print

Printer setting

Extruder temp.
240° C - 260° C
Bed temp.
90°C
Cooling fan
0-25%
Speed
40-80mm/s
Min. layer height
0.1-0.2mm

For BCN3D Cura users:

Get a proper printing profile for ABS using the ones integrated into the BCN3D Cura. Download the latest version of BCN3D Cura.

Bed adhesion:

To ensure good bed adhesion use Magigoo.

Recommendations:

  • Store it in an airtight container with desiccant
  • Enclosure is required for BCN3D Sigma and Sigmax printers
  • Once the part is printed, remove carefully the piece to avoid chipping the glass. The removal of the object is easier if you just apply water on the glass