Ultrafuse® 17-4 PH

The Filament Enabling Stainless Steel Parts for Applications that Require High Hardness and Mechanical Strength

Ultrafuse® 17-4 PH is a filament for the production of metal components in 17-4 stainless steel on standard Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF) printers.

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Benefits at a Glance

  • Easy and affordable metal 3D printing
  • High mechanical strength and hardness
  • Good corrosion resistance
  • Fully hardened enables highest strength
  • Wide range of post-processing options for green parts

Example Applications

  • Tooling
  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Functional prototypes

Material Properties

  • Heat-treatable stainless-steel parts
  • Increased strength and hardness by precipitation hardening
  • Martensitic
  • Magnetic

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Example Applications

Spare Part Solar Panel Clamp

  • Discontinued serial product
  • Need for weather resistance (UV-radiation, heat, moisture)
  • Long-life solution (upgrade from aluminium to stainless steel)

Spare Part Gate Lock

  • Small-series production
  • High mechanical strength required

Customized Tool Insert

  • Accessibility of individualized tools
  • Increased productivity
  • High stiffness for high tool loads

Use Cases and Whitepaper of Ultrafuse® 17-4 PH

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Our solution and added value for the customer

With Ultrafuse 17-4PH we offer an efficient way to produce metal parts with high mechanical strength. Ultrafuse 17-4PH is compatible with most FFF 3D printers, giving our customers a high degree of flexibility and freedom. Spare parts, tools or customized geometries are now easily and cost-effectively accessible.

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