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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.

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.