Polycarbonate. 3D Printing Service.
3D Print your designs in Polycarbonate. Strong and Durable.
Polycarbonate is your choice for designs and applications where you need a stronger material over ABS, or where you need to prototype in your production plastic.
Polycarbonate (PC) is the material of choice where you need additional strength for your design over our ABS material. Our clients use 3D printed Polycarbonate to create factory tooling and end use parts.
3D Printing in Polycarbonate offers you high flextural and tensile strength which makes it suitable for demanding prototyping or end use designs. Other applications include creating blow moulding 'Master' moulds, metal bending and composite forms.
Polycarbonate. Material Properties.
Key properties for our Polycarbonate 3D Printed material:
Polycarbonate built in layers giving upto 80% mechanical strength for an injection moulded counterpart.
- Heat deflection temperature of 138c.
- Izod notched impact of 53 J/m
- Default print of 0.254 (254 Micron) layers.
- Minimum recommended wall or feature thickness of 1mm
- Colour: White
- Build Volume: 406 x 355 x 406mm
For the full material properties for 3D Printed Polycarbonate please see the material properties section -
3D Printing in Polycarbonate
3D Printed factory jigs in Polycarbonate
3D Printed Polycarbonate gives you a stronger material for factory jigs and fixtures over 3d printed ABS.
Factory jigs and fixtures 3d printed in Polycarbonate
1 off factory jigs and fixtures 3d printed in polycarbonate gives production engineers flexibility when developing processes in production environments.
Spacers 3d printed in Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate is stronger than ABS and has improved temperature resistance, making it a good choice for your more demanding applications.
Functional 3D printed polycarbonate designs.
The parts shown are belt drive wheels in a track system, 3D printed in Polycarbonate for its functional properties.
3D Printed Materials
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