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FDM Nylon 6

FDM Thermoplastic

High Strength, Superior Toughness.

FDM Nylon 6 possesses the best combination of tensile strength and toughness among FDM materials. It fills the niche between the flexibility of FDM Nylon 12 and the rigidity of carbon-filled FDM Nylon 12CF.

Tuned for FDM Performance.

3D print with one of the most widely used commercial nylons. FDM Nylon 6 delivers the right balance of performance in an FDM filament to successfully print nylon 6 prototypes and parts.

Typical applications



Concept validation and prototypes.



Jigs, fixtures and manufacturing aids.

Production Parts

Production Parts

Low-volume production and highly customized parts.

Performance properties

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Ultimate Tensile Strength*

Nylon 6: 68 MPa
PC: 57 MPa
ASA: 33 MPa
ABS-M30: 32 MPa

*XZ axis orientation

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lzod Unnotched*

NYLON 6: 2870 J/m
PC: 687 J/m
ASA: 320 J/m
ABS-M30: 299 J/m

*XZ axis orientation

Compatible printers

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