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Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS, SLM) ↓↓

Material Name Properties Surface Finishes Cost Yield Srength (Mpa) Tensile Strength (Mpa) Elongation after Fracture (%)
Aluminum(AlSi10Mg)
Lightweight, strong
Polish, Sandblasted, Deburring, Satin Finish
$
300
450
4
Copper
High electrical & thermal conductivity.
As printed
$$
270
400
8
Stainless Steel
High Strength, Functional
Polish, Sandblasted, Deburring, Satin Finish
$
550
600
34
Maraging Steel
High Strength, High Heat Resistance, Industrial
Polish, Sandblasted, Deburring, Satin Finish
$$
1150
1250
14
Titanium
Stong, Light weight, Medical
Polish, Sandblasted, Deburring, Satin Finish
$$$
1000
1050
10
Nickel Alloy
High Temperature resistance
Polish, Sandblasted, Deburring, Satin Finish
$$$
1050
1170
8
Cobalt-chrome
Good Corrosion, wear resistance
Sandblasted
$$
1040
1340
11
17-4PH Steel
High Strength, corrosion resistance
Sandblasted
$$
1235
1340
13

Stereolithography (SLA) ↓↓

Material Name Properties Colors Surface Finishes Cost Tensile Strength (Mpa) Bending Strength(Mpa) Young's Modulus(Mpa) Elongation at break(%) Charpy impact strength(Kj/m^2) HDT@0.46Mpa (℃)
Standard Resin
Outdoor, Functional, Smooth
White, Black
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
44
74
2400
7
10.5
90
Tough ABS
Waterproof, Outdoor
15+
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
32
54
1472
6
5
74
High Details
Strong, Funcational, heat resistance
Black
Polished, Painting
$$
105
170
4354
3
14
210
High temperature
ESD-Safe, Functional
Black
Sanded
$$
45
75
2100
6
6
90
Somos Evolve
Outdoor, Functional, Stiffness
Black, White, Translucent
Sanded, Painting, Polishing
$
62
100
2307
3.2
3.4
113
Durable+Tough ABS
PC + UL-94 V0
Black | White
Sanded, Polish, Painting
$$
67
96.6
2634
3.6
11.7
120
Somos-Ledo
Combine of PC+ABS, Functional
Black | White
Sanded, Painting, Polishing
$
54
66
1900
4.2
25.8
100
Somos PerForm
Chemical Resistance, Bio-compatible, UL-94 V0, High Strength
Sand-like
Polish
$$$
94
147
3738
9.1
7.1
260
Elastic
Flexible
Black
Polished
$$$
96
140
3063
6.9
10.2
325
Translucent
Chemical resistance, High-temp., Functional, Strong
Natural
Polished
$$$
80
130
2865
3.8
-
210
Transparent
Chemical resistance, Stiff, High-temp.
Natural
Polished, Painting
$$$
80
125
2500
5.1
-
175

Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) ↓↓

Material Name Properties Colors Surface Finishes Cost Tensile Strength (Mpa) Bending Strength(Mpa) Young's Modulus(Mpa) Elongation at break(%) Charpy impact strength(Kj/m^2) HDT@0.46Mpa (℃)
PA6
Outdoor | Functional | Smooth
White, Black
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
44
74
2400
7
10.5
90
PA6 + CF
Waterproof, Outdoor
15+
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
32
54
1472
6
5
74
PA11
Strong, Funcational, heat resistance
Black
Polished, Painting
$$
105
170
4354
3
14
210
PA12
PA12+GF
Black
Sanded
$$
45
75
2100
6
6
90
PA12+GF
Outdoor, Functional, Stiffness
Black, White, Translucent
Sanded | Painting | Polishing | Carbon
$
62
100
2307
3.2
3.4
113

Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) ↓↓

Material Name Properties Colors Surface Finishes Cost Tensile Strength (Mpa) Bending Strength(Mpa) Young's Modulus(Mpa) Elongation at break(%) Charpy impact strength(Kj/m^2) HDT@0.46Mpa (℃)
PA11
Outdoor | Functional | Smooth
White, Black
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
44
74
2400
7
10.5
90
PA12
Waterproof, Outdoor
15+
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
32
54
1472
6
5
74
PA12+GF
Strong, Funcational, heat resistance
Black
Polished, Painting
$$
105
170
4354
3
14
210
PA12
PA12+GF
Black
Sanded
$$
45
75
2100
6
6
90

Fused-deposition-modeling(FDM) ↓↓

Material Name Properties Colors Surface Finishes Cost Tensile Strength (Mpa) Bending Strength(Mpa) Young's Modulus(Mpa) Elongation at break(%) Charpy impact strength(Kj/m^2) HDT@0.46Mpa (℃)
ASA
Outdoor | Functional | Smooth
White, Black
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
44
74
2400
7
10.5
90
PETG
Waterproof, Outdoor
15+
Sanded, Painting, Polish
$
32
54
1472
6
5
74
PA+CF
Strong, Funcational, heat resistance
Black
Polished, Painting
$$
105
170
4354
3
14
210
ESD-ABS
ESD-Safe, Functional
Black
Sanded
$$
45
75
2100
6
6
90
PC
Outdoor, Functional, Stiffness
Black, White, Translucent
Sanded | Painting | Polishing | Carbon
$
62
100
2307
3.2
3.4
113
PC-Flame Retardant
PC + UL-94 V0
Black | White
Sanded | Flame Retardant
$$
67
96.6
2634
3.6
11.7
120
PC-ABS
Combine of PC+ABS, Functional
Black | White
Sanded, Painting, Polishing
$
54
66
1900
4.2
25.8
100
PEEK | PEKK
Chemical Resistance, Bio-compatible, UL-94 V0, High Strength
Sand-like
Polish
$$$
94
147
3738
9.1
7.1
260
PEEK + CF
Combine CF+PEEK
Black
Polished
$$$
96
140
3063
6.9
10.2
325
PEI 1010
Chemical resistance, High-temp., Functional, Strong
Natural
Polished
$$$
80
130
2865
3.8
-
210
PEI 9085
Chemical resistance, Stiff, High-temp.
Natural
Polished, Painting
$$$
80
125
2500
5.1
-
175
Markforged® Onyx
Strongest, Continuous fiber + Nylon
Black
None
$$$$
700
540
50GPa
1.6
810
106