Colors

DURABIO™ is available from stock in:

Standard

BK1 Black
CL1 Clear
WH1 White

DURABIO™ @MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL

DURABIO™ developed for 3D FFF/FDM printing is a transparent bio-based engineering material developed by Mitsubishi Chemical. DURABIO™ is a transparent polymer with a high transparency similar to PMMA but with a much better impact behavior and improved heat resistance. DURABIO™ beats the well-known inferior properties of PC in regards to scratch resistance, hardness and chemical resistance. That is why DURABIO™ closes the gap between PC and PMMA.

Features

  • Excellent optical and mechanical properties
  • Superb UV-resistance
  • Ductility, with strong impact resistance
  • High heat resistance
  • Scratch resistance
  • Chemical inertness
  • Biobased BPA free
  • Easy to print
Size ø Tolerance Roundness
1,75mm ø 0,05mm 95%
2,85mm ø 0,10mm 95%
Description Test method Typical value
Specific gravity ISO 1183 1,31 g/cc
MFI 230°C/2,16 kg ISO 1133 13 g/10 min
Tensile strength at yield ISO 527 64 MPa
Elongation strain at break ISO 527 130%
Tensile (E) modulus ISO 527 2300 MPa
Impact Strength Charpy method 23°C (notched) ISO 179 9 kJ/m²
Flexural modulus ISO 178 2100 MPa
Flexural Strength ISO 178 94 MPa
Heat deflection temperature HDT B ISO 75 92°C
Heat deflection temperature HDT A ISO 75 82°C
Transmittance ISO 13468 92°C
Description Test method Typical value
printing temp. Internal method 240±10˚C

Packaging

DURABIO™ is available in the original packaging of Mitsubishi Chemical.

Additional information

DURABIO™ is particularly designed for applications requiring exceptional visual appearance with scratch and impact resistance as well as chemical inertness.

Storage

In order to prevent moisture pick up and contamination, supplied packaging should be kept closed and undamaged. For the same reason, partially used bags should be sealed before re-storage. Allow the material that has been stored elsewhere to adapt to the temperature in the processing room while keeping the bag closed.

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