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  • Flexible (TPE / TPU) 

    There are 12 products.

    Flexible filaments, with a higher or lower degree of elasticity and hardness.

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      37,90 € tax excl.

      45,86 € tax incl.

      The most elastic and soft filament of 3D printing market, reaching 900% stretch. The most elastic and soft filament of 3D printing market, reaching 900% stretch.

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      33,76 € tax incl.

      Most elastic filament of 3D printing market, reaching 650% stretch. Most elastic filament of 3D printing market, reaching 650% stretch.

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      29,74 € tax excl.

      35,99 € tax incl.

      Flexible filament with high quality Shore 90A hardness, high chemical resistance and FDA certification. Flexible filament with high quality Shore 90A hardness, high chemical resistance and FDA certification.

    • Product available with different options

      29,74 € tax excl.

      35,99 € tax incl.

      Semi-flexible Shore 90A hardness filament with high chemical resistance and a matt and soft finish. Semi-flexible Shore 90A hardness filament with high chemical resistance and a matt and soft finish.

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      28,06 € tax excl.

      33,95 € tax incl.

      Flexible material with a certain elasticity, UV resistance and high resolution. Flexible material with a certain elasticity, UV resistance and high resolution.

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      23,10 € tax excl.

      27,95 € tax incl.

      Flexible material and relative elasticity with good UV resistance and great surface finish. Flexible material and relative elasticity with good UV resistance and great surface finish.

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      52,88 € tax excl.

      63,98 € tax incl. 79,98 € -20%

      Made of high-quality TPU98A and a highly effective patented nano-copper additive, scientifically validated. Made of high-quality TPU98A and a highly effective patented nano-copper additive, scientifically validated.

      Reduced price!
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      33,25 € tax incl.

      Filafresh® filaments are flavored TPU-based flexible filaments with excellent properties. Filafresh® filaments are flavored TPU-based flexible filaments with excellent properties.

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      34,00 € tax incl.

      Flexible TPU-based filament with citronella scent that acts as a mosquito repellent. Flexible TPU-based filament with citronella scent that acts as a mosquito repellent.

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      75,95 € tax excl.

      91,90 € tax incl.

      Offers two of the most coveted properties of 3D printing: flexibility and conductivity. Offers two of the most coveted properties of 3D printing: flexibility and conductivity.

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      32,45 € tax excl.

      39,26 € tax incl.

      This is a flexible filament with properties durable rubber. This is a flexible filament with properties durable rubber.

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      28,06 € tax excl.

      33,95 € tax incl.

      Flexible material with a certain elasticity, UV resistance and high resolution. Flexible material with a certain elasticity, UV resistance and high resolution.

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    What are TPE and TPU

    TPE (Termpoplastic Elastomers), also known as thermoplastic rubber, is the result of the mixture of polymers, a plastic as a base and rubber as an alloy, resulting in a material with thermoplastic and elastomeric properties. The degree of critical crosslinking of the TPE molecular structure is the cause of the high level of elasticity, crosslinking produced by the dipole-dipole junction (hydrogen bridges or Vander Waals forces). But by heating this material it can be processed as a thermoplastic, allowing it to be easily welded and reused.

    This material is much easier to shape and cheaper than conventional silicones and rubbers, since, unlike those mentioned above, TPE doesn't require long production times or specialized facilities. Its application extends to an endless number of sectors, highlighting its use in construction (expansion joints or window insulation) and in the automotive industry (sleeves, dust covers, spring washers or anti-vibration parts).

    TPU (Thermoplastic Polyurethane) is a thermoplastic, more specifically a linear elastomeric polymer belonging to the family of polyurethanes. This material is characterized by its high resistance to abrasion, certain chemical elements, UV rays and low temperatures. This set of properties makes the use of the TPU widespread throughout the industry.

    This engineering plastic is used in applications that require high resistance to wear and abrasion, such as part protections, parts with good shock absorption, resistance to chemical elements (grease, oils, oxygen and ozone) or resistance to UV rays. Thanks to the whole set of TPU properties, this thermoplastic is used in countless sectors.

    Filaflex and Flexfill

    Filaflex 82A has great elasticity, a smooth surface finish and a high coefficient of friction, a set of properties that make it a material widely used in 3D printing. This material allows the manufacture of parts that combine rigid parts and elastic parts in a single 3D print thanks to the great adherence power of FilaFlex with other materials such as PLA, ABS, HiPS, Nylon, etc.

    Flexfill 98A is a filament with a behavior similar to TPE (FilaFlex) but it has greater rigidity. This increased stiffness makes it easier to print on 3D printers that don't have an appropriate extruder type for printing very flexible filaments (TPE), such as bowden extruders or extruders that have an inadequate distance between the filament thrust pinion and the nozzle. In addition, it shows greater resistance to abrasion, greater resistance to UV rays, better elastic properties in low temperature conditions and has a higher printing resolution than TPE; making it more suitable for technical parts that require greater accuracy.