Composite tooling made from ULTEM 1010 resin.

ULTEM™ 1010 resin lightweight composite lay-up tool.

High-Strength, Heat Resistant FDM Thermoplastic

ULTEM™ 1010 resin is one of the strongest FDM thermoplastics. Possessing high heat resistance and thermal stability, it’s able to withstand autoclave operations associated with sterilization and composite fabrication tooling.

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3D Print with the Strongest FDM Material.

ULTEM™ 1010 resin offers superior tensile strength and excellent chemical and thermal resistance for an FDM thermoplastic. Available in general-purpose and certified grades, ULTEM™ 1010 resin uses breakaway support. Certified grade is biocompatible and approved for food contact with NSF 51 and ISO 10993/USP Class VI certifications.


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Tensile Strength, Yield

No yield (XZ Axis) No yield (ZX Axis)

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Tensile Modulus

3.0 GPa (XZ Axis) 3.0 GPa (ZX Axis)

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215 °C

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IZOD Impact, Notched

25 J/m (XZ Axis) 20 J/m (ZX Axis)

ULTEM™ 1010 resin

Up To The Challenge

ULTEM™ 1010 resin Resin Provides the Necessary Strength

UTC Aerospace Systems turned to ULTEM™ 1010 resin for the strength and heat resistance needed from a 3D printed thermoplastic to replace time-consuming conventional manufacturing methods.

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