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Advanced 3D printing materials: The choice is yours

Choosing the right material is critical to the success of your 3D printed part. With Ultimaker’s open filament system, you can 3D print with any 2.85 mm filament.

Ultimaker materials

Your shortcut to print success

  • Ultimaker PLA drill

    Ultimaker PLA

    • Easy
    • Stiff
    • High strength
    • Multi-color
    • Visual
    • Translucent
  • Ultimaker Tough PLA press tool

    Ultimaker Tough PLA

    • Easy
    • Stiff
    • High strength
    • Tough
  • Ultimaker ABS wall socket functional part

    Ultimaker ABS

    • Tough
    • High strength
    • Multi-color
  • Ultimaker Nylon tripod prototype

    Ultimaker Nylon

    • Tough
    • Wear resistant
    • Translucent
    • Low friction
  • Ultimaker CPE funnel

    Ultimaker CPE

    • High strength
    • Multi-color
    • Translucent
  • CPE Plus gear

    Ultimaker CPE+

    • High strength
    • Heat resistant
    • Translucent
  • Ultimaker PC bicycle manufacturing maintenance tool

    Ultimaker PC

    • Stiff
    • High strength
    • Tough
    • Heat resistant
    • Flame retardant
    • Translucent
  • Ultimaker PP shampoo bottle functional prototype

    Ultimaker PP

    • Flexible
    • Wear resistant
    • Translucent
  • Ultimaker TPU 95A flexible head gasket

    Ultimaker TPU 95A

    • Flexible
    • Tough
    • Wear resistant
  • Ultimaker PVA water-soluble support

    Ultimaker PVA

    • Support material
    • Water-soluble
  • Ultimaker Breakaway jig with support

    Ultimaker Breakaway

    • Easy
    • Support material

The widest range of engineering 3D printing materials

Print with BASF, DSM, DuPont, and more

You deserve the freedom to work with the world’s most advanced polymers and composites. Ultimaker’s collaboration with leading materials brands enables exactly that. And more third-party print profiles are being added each day to the Ultimaker Marketplace. Enjoy a high print success rate with high-performance materials on Ultimaker 3D printers. 

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The 3-step Ultimaker material workflow

Insert filament into the Ultimaker 3D printer

Insert the filament

Ultimaker filament is instantly recognized by NFC-enabled Ultimaker 3D printers. Simply load a spool of your chosen material and insert filament into the feeder.

Expand your 3D printing knowledge

  • Introduction to FFF 3D printing guide

    Introduction to FFF 3D printing

    Material properties are only translated into a printed part by following specific design rules for 3D printing. Even small tweaks in CAD can strengthen prints, reduce material costs, and cut print time.

    Download the PDF
  • Metal and plastic 3D printing compared

    Metal and plastic 3D printing compared

    Has metal 3D printing made its polymer alternative obsolete? This white paper offers an in-depth comparison of the two technologies and highlights which industry applications are best suited for each.

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  • Discover ideas for 3D printed tools and end-use parts

    Unlock more 3D printing applications

    Are you making the most of what an open filament 3D printer can do for your business? In this white paper, discover ideas for tooling and end-use parts you can print in-house, more cheaply and efficiently.

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Take control of your workflow with Ultimaker

3D printers that simply work

Our award-winning 3D printers are robust, reliable, and easy to use. They deliver quality parts time and again. Certified to run 24/7, they allow you to achieve the results you need more quickly and easily.​

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Software ready for Industry 4.0

Trusted by millions of users across 14 languages, Ultimaker Cura integrates with any workflow through Marketplace plugins. Then scale production and digital distribution with Ultimaker Cloud.​

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Material choice like never before

Ultimaker offers the widest material choice on the market. Through our Material Alliance, choose the perfect filament for your application – from advanced polymers to carbon fiber composites.​

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Support dedicated to your success

Wherever you are in the world, Ultimaker support is close by. Our global network of service partners offer professional installation, training, and maintenance in your language and time zone.​

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