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Available Stereolithography Resins

Stereolithography.com has a wide variety of Resin available. Each resin has strengths and weakness. If you have a specific application planed for your prototype and you will find the guide below helpfully in choosing the correct resin. If you have any question or are unsure of the proper resin for the application you can ask your project manager to assist you in the selection of the proper material.

Somos® 10122 - WaterClear®

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : Optically clear, near Colorless

DSM Somos® WaterClear Ultra 10122 is a next generation optically clear resin with ABS like properties and good temperature resistance. It produces near colorless, functional, accurate parts that simulate acrylic in appearance. Based on the Oxetane Advantage™, the parts also have improved water resistance over the original WaterClear 10120 resin. WaterClear Ultra is a fast, low viscosity, general-purpose resin. For additional Information and images click here or to download the PDF data sheet select your units below.

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Somos® 11122 - Watershed® XC

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : Optically clear, near Colorless
Certifications : ISO 10993-5, ISO 10993-10 Medical Standards, & USP Class IV

11120 is a low viscosity photo polymer produces strong, tough, water resistant parts.  Parts created with 11120 have a light green tin similar to the color of plate glass.  11120 offers many properties that mimic traditional engineering plastics including ABS and PBT. This makes the material ideal for many applications in automotive, medical and consumer electronics market. For KB Article and images or click here to download the PDF data sheet select your units below.

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Somos® 18120 - ProtoGen O-XT

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : Transparent

. For KB Article and images click here or to download the PDF datasheet select DSM Somos ProtoGen O-XT 18120 is a liquid Photo Polymer that produces accurate parts ideal for general-purpose applications. ProtoGen resins are the first SL resins to demonstrate different material properties based on machine exposure control. Based on Somos oxetane chemistry18120 offers superior chemical resistance, a wide processing latitude and excellent tolerance to a broad range of temperatures in humidifies, both during and after builds. This high temperature, ABS like Photo Polymer is used in solid imaging processes to build three-dimensional parts.18120 provides considerable processing latitude and is ideal for the medical, electronics, aerospace and automotive marketsyour units below.

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Somos® 14120 - White

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : White

14120 is a low viscosity liquid photo polymer that produces strong, tough, water resistant parts.  Parts created with 14120 have a white, opaque appearance similar to production plastics.  These parts offer many properties that mimic traditional engineering plastics including ABS and PBT. This makes the material ideal for many applications in the automotive, medical and consumer electronics markets.For KB Article and images click here or to download the PDF datasheet select your units below.

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Somos® 18420 - ProtoGen O-XT

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : White
Certifications : ISO 10993-5 and ISO 10993-10 Medical Standards

DSM Somos ProtoGen O-XT 18420 is a liquid Photo Polymer that produces accurate parts ideal for general-purpose applications. ProtoGen resins are the first SL resins to demonstrate different material properties based on machine exposure control. Based on Somos Oxetane Chemistry 18420 offers superior chemical resistance, a wide processing latitude and excellent tolerance to a broad range of temperatures in humidity’s, both during and after builds. This high temperature, ABS like Photo Polymer is used in solid imaging processes to build three-dimensional parts. 18420 provides considerable processing latitude and is ideal for the medical, electronics, aerospace and automotive markets. For KB Article and images click here or to download the PDF data sheet select your units below.

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Somos® 9420 - EP White

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : White

DSM Somos 9420 is a high-speed liquid Photo Polymer that produces robust, functional, and accurate parts using Stereolithography machines.  It has wide processing latitude and excellent temperature and humidity range and after build as well as offering superior chemical resistance. With mechanical properties that mimic many engineering plastics, parts created from 9420 exhibits superior fatigue properties, strong memory retention and high quality up facing and down facing surfaces.  9420 also offers a good balance between functionality and rigidity. This material is especially useful in applications where durability and robustness are critical requirements (e.g., automobile components, electronics housings, medical products, large panel and snapped it parts). For KB Article and images click here or to download the PDF data sheet select your units below.


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Somos® 12120 - Prototherm™

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : Red Translucent

DSM Somos 12120 is a liquid Photo Polymer that produces a strong, stiff, high temperature resistant part. PArts created with 12120 have a cherry-red appearance which turns orange-red after thermal cure. For KB Article and images click here or to download the PDF data sheet select your units below.

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Somos® Nanotool™

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : Off White

NanoTool produces strong, stiff, high temperature resistant composite parts on conventional stereolithography machines. This third generation of Somos® ProtoComposite materials is heavily filled with non-crystalline nanoparticles allowing for faster processing. It exhibits superior sidewall quality, along with excellent detail resolution as compared to other composite stereolithography materials.

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SL-100 DMX™

Manufacturer : DSM Somos
Color : Off White (yellowish)

DMX - SL-100 is a extremely durable SL Resin that produces very accurate parts with high feature detail. These are the whole chemistry platform that gives material high impact resistance similar to thermoplastics, it is a breakthrough in stereolithography resin technology.  Tough complex parts can be built with a superb surface finish compared with competing technologies. For KB Article and images click here or to download the PDF data sheet select your units below.

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