DSM debuted the flame retardant polyamide filament Novamid AM1030 FR
UL Blue Card certified flame retardant Novamid grades offer an attractive solution for manufacturers looking for a flame retardant material that is easy to use in open systems
The material was tested in a UL-certified laboratory with parts mounted on an S5 printer from DSM partner Ultimaker
Nirali Surati, Product Manager Additive Manufacturing at DSM, said: “Moving additive manufacturing to full-scale industrial production requires us to have more materials that meet the needs of our customers and the market
Novamid AM1030 FR is a non-halogenated material ideal for manufacturers looking for environmentally friendly, high performance materials
“As 3D printing continues to penetrate industrial applications, we have noticed an increasing demand for standardization, predictability and reliability of FFF 3D printing from end users,” noted Stefan Weyrich, Ultimaker Materials Business Development Manager.
Weyrich added: “The UL Blue Card certification enables many applications in the electrical and electronic fields