The Exotic Filament Guide for Functional Printing
Overview: Why would you 3D print with plastics instead of metals?
Two Primary Reasons to Print with Plastic Instead of Metal:
Here’s what you can expect from exotic materials:
They have exceptional mechanical properties that can replace metal parts in some cases
You need to be careful with material storage (that’s why we are releasing an industrial DryBox)
The materials can be challenging to print
If you need chemical resistant properties, exotics are your best bet