- by Michael Eddy
DuPont Performance Materials announces participation in the 3D printing industry by showcasing high-performance materials in filament forms of DuPont™ Hytrel® thermoplastic elastomers, DuPont™ Zytel® nylons, and DuPont™ Surlyn® ionomers.
Further information from DuPont (3DPrintingSolutions.DuPont.com)
Proven over decades of use, Hytrel®, Zytel® and Surlyn® offer high quality, reliability, and performance in various applications in a wide range of industries. The expansion of these high-performance materials into the realm of 3D printing will enable users to achieve the true benefits of 3D printing (greater design freedom, light weighting, reduced product development cycles, and much more), allowing for rapid prototyping, part production, and mass customization.
DuPont believes that launching of these new filament-based products for the 3D printing industry will help their customers meet their needs for prototyping and manufacturing using 3D printing as this technology continues to get adopted across multiple industries. For additional information on DuPont’s offerings in the 3D printing market, visit www.3DPrintingSolutions.DuPont.com.
DuPont Performance Materials (DPM) is a leading innovator of thermoplastics, elastomers, renewably-sourced polymers, high-performance parts and shapes, as well as resins that act as adhesives, sealants, and modifiers. DPM supports a globally linked network of regional application development experts who work with customers to develop innovative solutions in automotive, packaging, construction, consumer goods, electrical/electronics, and other industries. For additional information about DuPont Performance Materials, visit plastics.dupont.com.