Re: [rp-ml] SLS Aluminum Filled Material

From: Timothy J Gornet (
Date: Mon Nov 14 2005 - 21:46:43 EET


That is the EOS Alumide product. It is the aluminum filled version of
their regular PA.


Tim Gornet Manager, RP Operations
Rapid Prototyping Center
 Vogt Bldg. Rm 101, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292
Phone: (502)852-0714 FAX: (502)852-8890

>>> "Scott Tilton" <> 11/14/05 10:31 AM >>>
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
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


Thanks in advance for any information.


Scott Tilton


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