Ultimaker Nylon

Ultimaker Nylon is a polyamide grade based on PA6/66. It features reduced humidity absorption and a longer shelf life compared to other nylon filaments. Able to withstand significant mechanical stress, nylon material is a great choice for 3D printing tools, functional prototypes, and end-use parts.

Ultimaker Nylon gear hero

Reasons to choose Ultimaker Nylon


Our nylon filament works seamlessly with Ultimaker 3D printers thanks to thousands of hours of testing.

  • Impact and abrasion resistant

  • Low friction coefficient

  • Corrosion resistant to alkalis and organic chemicals

  • Prints in dual extrusion with PVA or Breakaway

Learn how to print with Ultimaker Nylon
ultimaker tab nylon tripod prototype

Example prints using Ultimaker Nylon

  • Ultimaker Nylon material strap buckle functional prototype

    Designed to resist humidity

    Ultimaker Nylon material has been engineered to resist ambient humidity better than other nylon filaments on the market.

    Ultimaker Nylon quality check tool for L'Oreal shampoo bottle labels

    Exceptionally durable

    Strong and durable, Ultimaker Nylon is an ideal filament choice for manufacturing end-use parts.

    Flexible camera tripod 3D printed with Ultimaker Nylon

    Versatility meets reliability

    Ultimaker Nylon is a reliable 3D printing filament that can solve multiple mechanical requirements for engineers, designers, and manufacturers.