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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman Amphora™ 3D Polymer AM1800


Applications
  • Compounders
  • Consumer electronics
  • Consumer housewares-NFC
  • Fibers
  • Industrial
Key Attributes
  • Clarity and gloss
  • Dimensional stability
  • Ease of processing
  • Enhanced aesthetics
  • Excellent toughness and temperature resistance
  • FDA compliance
  • Low odor
  • Property retention in 3D applications
  • Styrene-free
  • Workability

Product Description
Eastman Amphora™ 3D polymer is a low-odor, styrene-free choice that is uniquely suited for 3D printing applications. With Amphora, makers can create items that are more functional, durable, efficient, and attractive. Now you can fulfill your vision with 3D creations that exhibit excellent aesthetics and superior toughness. Amphora also complies with certain U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations for food contact applications. That means, with Amphora, you’ll be able to make a lot of things you can’t with other materials. Best of all, you’ll be able to make certain your final product meets your expectations.

Typical Properties

PropertyaTest MethodbTypical Value, Unitsc
General Properties
Specific GravityD 7921.27
Mechanical Properties
Tensile Stress @ YieldD 63850 MPa (7300 psi)
Tensile Stress @ BreakD 63828 MPa (4100 psi)
Elongation @ YieldD 6385 %
Elongation @ BreakD 638110 %
Tensile ModulusD 6381900 MPa (2.7 x 105 psi)
Flexural ModulusD 7902100 MPa (3.0 x 105 psi)
Rockwell Hardness, R ScaleD 785108
Izod Impact Strength, Notched 
     @ 23°C (73°F)D 25695 J/m (1.8 ft·lbf/in.)
Impact Strength, Unnotched 
     @ 23°C (73°F)D 4812NB
Thermal Properties
Deflection Temperature 
     @ 0.455 MPa (66 psi)D 64870 °C (158 °F)
     @ 1.82 MPa (264 psi)D 64862 °C (143 °F)
Typical Processing Conditions
Nozzel Temperature 245 °C (473 °F)
Heated Bed Temperature 70 °C (158 °F)
Cooling 
     Infill As needed up to 100%
     Layer Height 0.2 mm
  50-90 %
     Perimeter 1.2 mm
     Speed 30-60 mm/s
Minimal Layer Time 5 seconds

aUnless noted otherwise, all tests are run at 23°C (73°F) and 50% relative humidity.
bUnless noted otherwise, the test method is ASTM.
cUnits are in SI or US customary units.


Comments
Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.


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