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Synthetic sand on ceramic basis

Silica sand SH-C053, colour beige/sand colours, synthetic

In 3D printing, quartz sand allows economical production. This material combines high thermal resistance with high strength.

Quarzsand SH-C053 3D-Druck Oberfläche beige
3D-Druck Quarzsand Oberflächendetail

Properties

Material features

  • Density [g/cm3] 2.65
  • Average grain size: 140 μm
  • Flexural strength: 250 - 500 N/cm2 (depending on sand/binder content)
  • Total loss on ignition: 2.0 - 2.6 wt.%.
  • Accuracy: ±0.1 %
  • Maximum installation space: 1'000 x 600 x 500 mm

Postprocessing

  • Sanding
  • Painting

Material Color

  • Beige / Sand colours

Surface

  • Rough

Applications

  • Toolmaking
  • Demonstration models
  • Mould making, e.g. injection moulds for metals etc.
  • Design and decoration

Advantages

  • Economical production
  • High thermal resistance
  • High strength
  • Optimally suited for sand casting

Quartz sand is a raw material that is available worldwide in almost unlimited quantities. In 3D printing, quartz sand allows economic production. This material combines high thermal resistance with high strength. Quartz sand is particularly suitable for sand casting.