Fused Deposition Modelling FDM

FDM capabilities

Maximum build size500 x 500 x 500 mm (19.68'' x 19.68'' x 19.68'')
Dimensional accuracy± 0.5% with a lower limit on ± 0.5 mm (0.0196'')
Layer thickness100-300 μm

Available materials for FDM

Below is a list of our standard materials for FDM 3D printing.

PLAStandard, Woodfill, Metalfill
NylonNylon 11, Nylon 12, Carbon-filled Nylon (Onyx)
ASAStandard ASA
ABSStandard ABS
TPUStandard TPU with shore hardness 60A - 95A

Our FDM manufacturing standards

We manufacture your parts according to strict manufacturing standards. A verification of these requirements is included in our inspection report that is shipped with every order.

  • A dimensional accuracy of ± 0.5% with a lower limit of ± 0.5 mm (± 0.020")
  • Consistent surface finish with no bumps or delamination. Marks left by retraction and layer changing are acceptable.
  • All support material is removed such that the supported surface has a consistent finish.
  • All parts are printed with 3 outline / perimeter shells or a wall thickness of 1.2 mm.

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Tuff Cor (Pty) Ltd will be able to help you with all your manufacturing and product development need through our in-house services and knowledge. We make use of our large network of reliable supplier for any service we do not have in-house.