Material

HP PA 12

Description

Nylon 12 (thermoplastic) is chemically resistant to alkalies, aliphatic hydrocarbons, greases, and oils and is ideal for complex assemblies, enclosures, housings, and watertight applications.  It also carries biocompatibility certifications ( USP Class I-VI and US FDA guidance for Intact Skin Surface Devices).

Key Characteristics

Black

Chemical Resistant  •  Good for Snap Fits  •  Heat Resistant  •  High Strength

Impact Resistant  •  Rigid  •  UV Stability

Biocompatible – Please notify us of any biocompatibility needs.

Applications

  • Consumer Products
  • Medical
  • Cases, eye frames, game controllers
  • Prosthetics

Mechanical Properties

Tensile Strength

6,960 psi XY

Tensile Modulus

247 ksi XY

Elongation at Break

20% XY

Flexural Strength

9,425 psi XY

Flexural Modulus

251 ksi XY

Heat Deflection at 264 psi

203º F XY

Resources

Material Manufacturer: HP

Data Sheet

Safety Data Sheet

Technology

Multi Jet Fusion

Max Build Area

14.96 x 11.18 x 14.96 in

Lead Time

1 – 3 Days 

Tolerances

First inch ±.005 in

Additional inch ± .002 in

Are you ready to get a quote?

Multi Jet Fusion Design Considerations

Feature

Measurement 

Supported Walls

.02 in

Unsupported Walls

Supports not required

Supports & Overhangs

Supports not required 

Embossing & Engraving

Width: .04 in, Height/Depth: .04 in

Horizontal Spans

Supports not required

Holes & Openings

.02 in

Connecting & Moving Parts

Moving: .012 in, Connecting: .006 in

Escape Holes

.04 in

Minimum Features

.03 in

Pin Diameter

.03 in

Midwest-Prototyping-Logo-combo-white.

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website.