In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic uncovered that traditional supply chains were not as strong as we once thought. Nations, organizations, and groups needed to rapidly manage the effect of inventory network disruption, deal with a dispersed labor force, and relieve pressures from the biggest worldwide pandemic during our lifetime.
Onyx ESD is the most advanced polymer Markforged has ever developed. Onyx ESD is an ESD-safe micro carbon fiber filled nylon composite base material with similar mechanical properties and surface finish to Markforged Onyx.
Markforged understands that the 3D printer is one of the most powerful and flexible tools an engineer can bring to the fight against coronavirus. That is why Markforged is pledging to support the creation of 20,000 face shields around the globe by providing material to qualifying organizations.
Markforged Nylon and Markforged Onyx are two plastics with excellent heat resistance, surface finish, and chemical resistance. Both materials can be stiffened with any of Markforged's continuous fiber options. For printing white colored parts, both Nylon and Onyx are interchangeable; however, Onyx is slightly stronger.
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