Fiberglass

Fiberglass

Inexpensive and 11 times stiffer than ABS, fiberglass is the perfect entry-level fiber.
Impact Resistance
Reinforced with

Fiberglass

(TPa/s²)
3.5 kg (7.5 lb) hung from fiberglass-reinforced Onyx, Onyx, ABS, and PLA beams.

When To 3D Print With Fiberglass

Use fiberglass to print parts that are an order of magnitude stiffer than typical 3D printed objects at the most affordable price.
Functional prototypes
Jigs
Fixtures
End use parts

Application Spotlight

This steel housing needed to be firmly clamped into place for machining, but its irregular shape proved difficult to clamp. A 3D printed fiberglass-reinforced jaw provided a custom geometry that was strong enough to withstand clamping forces without marring the part.
Fiberglass

FAQ

What is high strength high temperature fiberglass?

Extremely thin strands of glass bundled together into a fiber. Fiberglass is traditionally used in composites for boat, automobile, and aircraft manufacture.

How strong is high strength high temperature fiberglass?

HSHT fiberglass has a flexural strength of 420 MPa (71 ksi) and a tensile strength of 600 MPa (87 ksi). For more information on HSHT fiberglass material properties, check out the data sheet.

Compatible with our desktop and industrial series 3D printers.
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Compatible with our Metal X system.
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