MarkForged's Kevlar is the most bendable of the fibers that are can be printed with our printers.
Kevlar is a high strength material that is also able to bend or provide some flexability without snapping.
The following is useful information regarding printing with Kevlar:
- Kevlar is currently available with the Professional and Enterprise kits.
The following chart outlines the product specifications for Kevlar:
|Tensile Strength (MPa)||ASTM D3039||610|
|Tensile Modulus (GPa)||ASTM D30309||27|
|Tensile Strain at Break (%)||ASTM D3039||2.7|
|Flexural Strength (MPa)||ASTM D790*||190|
|Flexural Modulus (GPa)||ASTM D790*||26|
|Flexural Strain at Break (%)||ASTM D790*||2.1|
|Compressive Strength (MPa)||ASTM D6641||97|
|Compressive Modulus (GPa)||ASTM D6641||28|
|Compressive Strain at Break (%)||ASTM D6641||1.5|
|Heat Deflection Temperature (°Celcius)||ASTM D648
*Measured by a method similar to ASTM D790