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CRP Technology Launches PA-based Material for Professional 3D Printing

Published on 2016-10-10. Author : SpecialChem

CRP Technology launches Windform® FX BLACK, the new material within the Windform family of materials for professional 3D Printing.

Windform® FX BLACK

  • Windform® FX BLACK is a new generation polyamide-based material with a dark black color. 
  • Its mechanical characteristics make it particularly suited for Additive Manufacturing applications.
  • Its features are outstanding: Windform® FX BLACK is characterized by exceptional resistance to repeated bending and torsion, and excellent impact resistance even at low temperatures.

Windform® FX BLACK for Winter Sports Industry
Windform® FX BLACK for Winter Sports Industry

Franco Cevolini, CEO of CRP Group, explained:
"It is thanks to this feature that Windform® FX BLACK is suitable for applications for winter sports industry".

Its consistency and behavior are similar to polypropylene and ABS injection molded parts. No post-production treatments are needed, as the material has an excellent surface finish in its sintered state. Any additional manual finishing improves its polish.

Franco Cevolini noted:
"We also recommend it for design applications that require a strong visual impact. CRP lends form and substance to everyone's most creative ideas with Windform® FX BLACK".

Applications of Windform® FX BLACK

  • It is perfect not only for flexible components with fine details, but also for creating accurate, reliable, and long lasting prototypes.
  • It can be considered a highly valuable material in various functional applications and parts with living hinges or clip fittings.
  • It is also suitable for ducting of complex shapes, or for thin walled connectors with snap-fit systems.
  • The versatility of the product combined with the technology used, allows for near endless possibilities.

The CRP Technology's Additive Manufacturing department has performed market research for more than 15 years and passes information on to the R&D department, who in turn develops new materials and services through continuous innovation. This method allows the service bureau to achieve maximum satisfaction to its customers, as well as provide the highest value.

About CRP Technology

Windform composite SLS materials were born from the study-research of R&D department of CRP Technology and international market needs.

The CRP Technology’s Additive Manufacturing department gathers market requests for more than 10 years and passes them to the R&D department. Who in turn develops new materials and services, through continuous innovation, to achieve always the maximum satisfaction of the service bureau, and gives the highest value for its final customers.

Windform is the ideal composite SLS material that is able to satisfy the needs of international market of Additive Manufacturing.

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Source: CRP Technology
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