What’s new? Compatibility with BASF's Ultrafuse 316L stainless steel, which augments a material portfolio that already includes a stable of plastics, such as composite materials, polylactic acid, PET-glycol, ABS and nylon. A polymer binder is used in the process, and removed after printing by debinding and sintering.
Benefits The ability to make metal mold components, tooling, jigs and fixtures.
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