Stainless steel AISI 316L
It is a steel alloy that can be used in a large variety of industrial and artistic / design applications. Suitable for printing functional parts, it is an alloy that boasts many important qualities for the production industry in general, including good corrosion resistance and high tensile strength. These characteristics make it ideal to produce parts for packaging machines, prototypes for the automotive world, surgical instruments, biomedical field.
Its main features are lightness and versatility, which make aluminum the most popular material alloy in 3D printing applications. It is impossible to separate 3D printing into metal and lightweight, without thinking about 3D printing of aluminum. The main characteristics of this alloy are low density, high thermal and electrical conductivity, and high dynamic resilience. Its main field of application concerns the construction of prototypes, several types of mechanical components such as heat exchangers and also find applications in the automotive world in general.
Maraging steel 1.2709
Maraging steel is characterized by excellent mechanical properties, it can be easily heat-treated to obtain excellent qualities of hardness and resistance. It can be obtained by machine tools, polished, and coated. Its main use is in the production of inserts for die casting molds.