NinjaTek® introduces Chinchilla ™ – a soft TPE printer filament with unmatched 3D printing quality
“Few filaments in this category make a finished product as soft and smooth as this, and fewer can do it as effortlessly as chinchilla,” he said Sean Gablehouse, Managing Director, NinjaTek. “We’re not just saying that as proud manufacturers. This is the feedback we’ve received from knowledgeable 3D printing influencers and industrial designers in the field.”
The possible uses for medical, prosthetic, sporty and fashionable wearables are made all the more attractive by chinchillas independent third-party tests against the EpiDerm skin model. Chinchilla’s proprietary blend is made by combining several premium TPEs and offers rebound, impact resistance, durability and a matte finish that results in smoother, longer-lasting printed parts. It’s NinjaTek’s exclusive technology that delivers an easy-to-feed, low-stick texture.
Enthusiasts from DIY 3D hobbyists to industrial designers will see chinchilla as an on-demand product. Whether it’s printing lifelike surgical organs for medical education, creating a new level of sports protective equipment, or designing comfortable fabric-feeling products, Chinchilla has the versatility to meet all of these needs and more.
NEW INFORMATION & ENGAGES FROM THE NINJATEK WEBSITE
In connection with the release of Chinchilla, NinjaTek also launched a brand new website. The new home for the NinjaTek product family is now a great educational resource for anyone interested in learning more about the 3D printing industry and crafts. Visitors can find primers for the various types of filament and printing methods. You will also learn about 3D printing innovations in various industries such as aerospace, automotive, healthcare, and more.
A newly updated shop link makes it easier to buy printer filaments. All NinjaTek products, including chinchilla, can be purchased in a variety of sizes and color options through the shop link. The new website also offers an active community where hobbyists have the opportunity to share their projects, insights and expertise with others. This is also where you can access project case studies and the latest NinjaTek news.
NinjaTek prides itself on demonstrating the creativity of its fans. For this purpose, a chinchilla 3D printing competition will be started with immediate effect May 1, 2021. Participants must submit a picture and / or video of a creation made from the new Chinchilla 3D filament. The deadline is July 31, 2021. The winners will be announced August 16, 2021 and notified by email. Join Now.
NinjaTek® is the 3D printing materials division of Fenner Drives. NinjaTek is focused on high performance materials and leverages Fenner Drives’ ISO 9001 certified manufacturing capabilities to create and manufacture high quality 3D printing materials.
ABOUT FENNER PRECISION POLYMERS
Fenner Precision Polymers is part of the Michelin Group. With over 800 employees worldwide, Fenner Precision Polymers is a trusted provider of technical solutions for performance-critical applications. The company’s product lines support customers in a variety of industries including 3D printing, document handling, transportation, mining, agriculture, aerospace, air conditioning, materials handling, food processing, and manufacturing. Product lines include, but are not limited to, coated and engineered fabrics, power transmission and delivery tie-down straps, keyless locking devices, Eagle polyurethane straps, silicone and organic rubber tubing, custom storage solutions, and PowerMax composite products. Learn more about Fenner Precision Polymers and its subsidiaries Fenner Drives, Fenner Precision, James Dawson, Fabri Cote and MAV SpA
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