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PCTG, Polyethylene Terephthalate-Glycol 3D Printing Filament from Essentium

PCTG contains all the qualities we enjoy in PETG while also providing several distinct advantages - It offers increased...

HTN CF25

Essentium HTN-CF25 (a high-temperature nylon) is a polyamide-based chemistry with a 25% carbon fiber reinforced core. 0:00​ - Intro...

ThermaX™ PPSU (Polyphenylsulfone) - Radel & Ultrason P, 3D Printing Filament from 3DXTech

ThermaX PPSU, or polyphenylsulfone, known by its industry names Radel or PPSF, is an aromatic sulfone polymer great for...

FluorX™ PVDF (Polyvinylidene fluoride) Made Using Arkema Kynar®, 3D Printing Filament from 3DXTech

PVDF [Polyvinylidene fluoride] is a high-performance polymer with exceptional thermal and chemical resistance for industrial-grade printing. 0:00​ - Intro...

ThermaX™ PEI, Made Using ULTEM™ 9085, High-Temperature 3D Printing Filament from 3DXTech

ThermaX PEI Filament made with ULTEM 9085 is really just ULTEM 9085 from SABIC, also known as Polyetherimide, an...

ThermaX™ PEI, Made Using ULTEM™ 1010, High-Temperature 3D Printing Filament from 3DXTech

ThermaX PEI Filament made with ULTEM 1010, is really just ULTEM 1010 from SABIC, also known as Polyetherimide --...

CarbonX PA12+CF Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Nylon 12 (CFPA12) 3D Printer Filament by 3DXTech

CarbonX™ Carbon Fiber PA12 is made using high-modulus carbon fiber and a specialty Nylon 12 (PA12) that 3DXTech chose...

CarbonX HTN-CF - Carbon Fiber Reinforced High Temperature PPA Nylon Filament by 3DXTech - 2021

If you’re looking for something that prints easily in an enclosed chamber like Nylon, yet withstands temperatures higher than...

CarbonX PA6+CF Gen3 Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Nylon 6 (CFPA6) Filament by 3DXTech 2021 Overview

CarbonX CFPA6 is based on Nylon 6,6 with carbon fiber -- approximately 10-13% carbon fill. 0:00​ - Intro 1:46​...

Applications and Ideas for Carbon Fiber Nylon - Functional 3D Printed Parts Pt. 2

Carbon Fiber Nylon. What is it? Think Zip-ties -- polyamide is almost everywhere you look. “Nylons” worn by women...

What is Carbon Fiber Nylon Filament and Should You 3D Print It - Pt. 1

Carbon Fiber Nylon. What is it? Think Zip-ties -- polyamide is almost everywhere you look. “Nylons” worn by women...

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) Design Guidelines

Almost anything can be learned by Googling it -- the same is true for 3D Printing.  An excellent article...