RE: [rp-ml] SLS Aluminum Filled Material

From: Miller, Michael W (
Date: Mon Nov 14 2005 - 18:46:19 EET

Yep, EOS' website is a tough go. But they do have an aluminum filled
material called Alumide. It looks nice but I've never tried it.

Michael W Miller (
The Boeing Company M/C 45-17 ZB-XS29
Desk) 206-655-3289 Pgr) 416-0257 Fax) 655-0025
Rapid Product Manufacturing 655-4366 or -2262
Disclaimer: Engineer and out the other!



From: Scott Tilton []
Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 7:31 AM
Subject: [rp-ml] SLS Aluminum Filled Material

Hi Everyone.


I am looking for information about / personal experiences with the
Aluminum Filled Polyamide material that is available for SLS machines
these days.


I don't have any specific questions about it, but rather just wanted to
know if anyone wanted to add their 2 cents on the topic.



Well . .wait a minute. I do have a specific question.

At the SME meeting in Dearborn, when RP parts were collected from
vendors to build a small toy combination safe.

My safe has its mainbody made out of what looks like aluminum filled
plastic material.

Although it has the EOS logo on it. I didn't know EOS had anything
besides regular and glass filled PA.

A quick look on the EOS website doesn't tell me anything about their

(Granted I didn't look TOO long. But then if it is a good website . .I
shouldn't have to spend half an hour looking for information about their


Thanks in advance for any information.


Scott Tilton


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