Flame Retardant Additive Manufacturing Materials

Updated: Aug 12, 2019

Manufacturer of composite and metal 3D printing systems, Markforged, have recently developed a Nylon based material with Flame Retardant properties for use with the Markforged Industrial range of 3D printers (X3, X5 and X7).


This advancement in material, widens the range of applications for incorporating Additive Manufacturing into processes in sectors including Aerospace, Railway, Automotive, Defence and Electronics.


Onyx FR is a Nylon with micro carbon-fibres and a flame retardant additive, with a self-extinguishing properties and a UL94 V-0 rating down to 3mm thickness, ideal for functional applications in prototyping and producing components, brackets, mounts, housings and connectors.


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CREAT3D are a Value-Added Partner and Certified Service & Training Partner for Markforged in the UK.