FDM TPU

TPU is a flexible and hard wearing material ideal for manufacturing in various applications.
With excellent elongation and tear resistance its applications are versatile.

TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) is a high flexibility material which is a perfect choice for many applications. Resistant to many chemicals and with high resistant, this high performing material is ideal for seals, gaskets, housings and protection shrouds among other parts.

Characteristics

  • Durable
  • Flexible
  • Chemical resistant
  • Impact resistant

Options

  • Available in black
  • 90 ShoreA

Advantages

  • high abrasion resistance
  • Hands-free support removal

Uses

  • Manufacturing work aids, seals and gaskets as well ans enclosures and protection shrouds for both prototyping and production volumes.

Data

Tensile strength ASTM D-638 MPa (xy/z)

SLA Clear50-56
FDM ASA33/30

Elongation at break ASTM D-638 % (xy/z)

FDM TPU552/482%
Polyjet Agilus220-270%
HP MJF TPU220/120%
Polyjet Vero10-25%
SLA Clear8-15%
FDM ASA5.9/1.8%
FDM Ultem 90855.8/2.2%

Izod Notched Impact ASTM D-256 J/m (xy/z)

FDM TPU3440
Polyjet Agilusuntested
HP MJF TPUuntested
FDM ABS-M30101/32
FDM ASA43/24
SLA Clear20.5