Ultrasint® TPU 88A black

Polyurethane Powder for durable parts with excellent flexibility

Ultrasint® TPU 88A black is a multi-purpose thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) powder that enables TPU for desktop machines. High shock absorption, energy return and flexibility are just some of the benefits of this material.

Ultrasint® TPU 88A black


This multi-purpose material is designed to enable TPUs in desktop machines while also assuring a very easy and stable process on any PBF equipment. Parts printed with Ultrasint® TPU 88A black offer strong, flexible and durable performance, combined with an excellent surface quality and level of detail. Parts have a stable black color, allowing easy finishing through smoothing. The high recyclability of this material, of up to 80%, makes it a key player for any user aiming for sustainability. Typical applications include sports protection equipment, footwear, car interior components and various industrial tools like pipes and grippers.

Benefits at a Glance

  • Also suitable for desktop machines
  • High elasticity, rebound, and resistance to fatigue
  • UV and fatigue resistant
  • Easy finishing incl. smoothing, Ultracur3D Coating
  • High recycling rate of 80%
  • Color: black

Example Applications

  • Sports protection equipment
  • Footwear
  • Car interior components
  • Tools, grippers and pipes

Material Properties*

  • Hardness shore: 86-88 A
  • Tensile strength: 8.0 MPa
  • Young’s modulus: 85 MPa
  • Elongation at break: 360 %
  • Charpy Impact (notched, 23°): no break
  • Rebound resilience: 63 %

*Specimen printed in x-direction while using a refresh rate of 20% fresh + 80% recycled powder.

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