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10 lb spool of 1.75mm PRO Series ABS filament. All PRO Series filament is sealed with desiccant for storage and freshness.
ABS, aka Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene, is a multipurpose material commonly used in 3D printing. ABS is the same material that Lego bricks are made out of and is a great plastic for fully usable parts. Final products made with ABS are very durable, withstand a wide range of temperatures, and tend to be more flexible than those in PLA. ABS is best used with a heated bed, as ABS contracts when cooled and large parts will pull off of a non-heated bed.
ABS plastic is not only easier to sand than PLA, but also dissolves in acetone. This means complex projects can be printed in smaller pieces and solvent welded together with a unbreakable hold. There are many post-processing options with ABS 3D prints, check out our video on ABS juice, glue and slurry.
Another common post processing procedure is vapor polishing. By leaving an ABS part in a container with acetone the vapor will dissolve a very thin layer on the surface of the part, erasing layer lines and bringing out a glossy finish. Check out our article and video on vapor polishing with acetone for all the info!
With sharp coloring and high opacity, our PRO Series ABS will give you the professional finish you desire. Besides the finish, PRO Series ABS is manufactured in the USA and features a tight dimensional accuracy.
All PRO Series filament is manufactured in the USA.
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At MatterHackers we pride ourselves on offering friendly service, advice, and support. Our prices are always the lowest in the industry when you factor in our free shipping for every item on the MatterHackers site (including 3D printers). Most of all, our staff is friendly and knowledgeable. They have been 3D printing for several years now and are happy to answer your 3D printing questions. Have a question about the amazing capabilities of PRO Series filament? No problem. Feel free to give us a call.
In short, buying a 3D printer from MatterHackers is a holistic experience. We are here to partner with you through every step of your 3D printing journey. Additionally, we have all of the PLA, ABS, and Specialty Filament that you could ever need to design anything you can imagine.