High impact polystyrene (HIPS) is a variety of polystyrene enriched with butadiene rubber.
This material is characterized by relatively low density, moisture resistance and is characterized by high impact strength. HIPS – Material with medium shrinkage, it is recommended to use a heated table, which allows you to control the cooling process.
It found its application as a material for:
– production of device housing,
– furniture components
– exhibition mannequins,
– containers etc.
HIPS – High Impact Polystyrene is a typical support material used in two-extruder printers. It also works great as a base material in printing.
– medium shrinkage of the material,
– printing temperature from 225 ° C,
– heated table recommended