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Zortrax is a brand renowned for reliable, efficient 3D printers. Their story started on Kickstarter and their first 3D printer, the M200, is one of the best on the market for business and educational environments. Discover what Zortrax and we have to offer below, and be sure to call us if you need any help on 01765 540 115 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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If you need to 3D print parts, models and figurines with great elasticity and a rubbery texture, Zortrax Z-FLEX is the filament you want.
Z-FLEX is more elastic than its predecessor Z-SEMIFLEX and even more rubber-like in texture. It has an elongation at break of 3319.12% and excellent memory, allowing it to be stretched, twisted and squeezed again and again without affecting form.
Potential applications include rubber-like gaskets, bungs, elastic hinges, figurines and models, bands and consumer products like smartphone cases and smartwatch straps. This material is also resistant to gasoline, ethyl alcohol, butane, and carbon monoxide, making it a good choice for industrial applications.
Another property is good temperature resistance. Z-FLEX remains stable at temperatures up to 70°C and as low as -40°C. This makes it suitable for fabricating parts that will be used outdoors, such as automotive seals. Because it resists mechanical force and is designed to be bent frequently, it is perfect for elastic hinges and grips.
Unlike some other flexible filaments, Z-FLEX prints at a relatively fast speed of 45mm/s. It’s compatible with the M200 Plus and M300 Plus 3D printers, is only available in black in 1.75mm diameter and comes on a spool ready for immediate use.
Founded in 2013, Poland-based 3D printer manufacturer Zortrax boast some of the most popular fused filament fabrication (FFF) 3D printers on the market.
Zortrax printers are trusted high-performance machines, with the Zortrax brand known the world over for the quality of their hardware and their unique filaments, which are proprietary but offer limitless applications beyond regular ABS and PLA.
Zortrax 3D printers are used within automotive, architecture, engineering and medicine, where the need for good dimensional accuracy and consistency is high. The current range of 3D printers from Zortrax include the M200 and the Inventure. The M200 offers a spacious 200 x 200 x 180 mm build volume with a resolution of 90-400 microns. The Inventure offers the same layer resolution, but a smaller build volume of 140 x 140 x 140 mm.
The Zortrax ecosystem is one of the most special of any, and testament to this is the amazing range of material options. For the M200, Zortrax has developed no less than six unique filaments to cover applications where cost, elasticity, strength, durability, transparency and quality is of paramount importance. All Zortrax printers offer low operating costs and come in at a reasonable price, making them among the best in terms of return on investment.