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Windform FX Black, the new cutting-edge material for professional 3D printing

News International-French

22 Sep 2016

CRP Technology unveils a new polyamide based material. Its characteristics make it the ideal partner for High-Performance applications

CRP Technology, a leader in the field of Additive Manufacturing, launches Windform FX Black, the new material within the Windform family of materials for professional 3D Printing.

Windform FX Black is a new generation polyamide based composite material with a dark black color. Its mechanical characteristics make it particularly suited for Additive Manufacturing applications.

Windform FX BLACK, the new cutting-edge material for professional 3D Printing is here

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.

“It is thanks to this feature that Windform FX Black is suitable for applications for winter sports industry” explains Franco Cevolini, CEO of CRP Group.

Its consistency and behavior are similar to polypropylene and ABS injection moulded 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.

“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” notes Franco Cevolini.

Windform FX Black 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.

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