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PA 2200 - Polyamide 12


PA 2200 mechanical properties are very balanced, creating parts that have high strength, rigidity, and good chemical resistance. It can be biocompatible and certified for contact with foodstuffs.

Key Characteristics


Chemical Resistant  •  Good for Snap Fits  •  Heat Resistant

High Strength  •  Impact Resistant  •  Rigid  •  UV Stability

Biocompatible – Please notify us of any biocompatibility needs.


  • Substitute for injection molded plastics
  • Good for snap fits and movable parts

Mechanical Properties

Tensile Modulus

246,564 psi

Tensile Strength

7,252 psi

Strain at Break


Flexural Modulus

217,557 psi


Material Manufacturer: EOS

Data Sheet

Safety Data Sheet


Laser Sintering

Max Build Area

26 x 13.5 x 21.8 in

Lead Time

3 – 5 Days


First inch ±.005 in 

Additional inches ± .002 in 

Layer Thickness
  • EOS:  .005 in
  • 3D Systems:  .004 in
  • XYZ: .004 in

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Laser Sintering Design Considerations



Supported Walls

.028 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

.02 in

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