Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, has announced the introduction of Somos® Taurus at the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG), an annual technology conference dedicated to the advancement of additive manufacturing. Somos Taurus is the latest addition to the Somos SLA material portfolio which expands its product offering for elevated temperature performance.
Somos Taurus is the first SLA material to be both durable and have the ability to withstand elevated temperatures. The material is charcoal grey in appearance giving it the look and feel of traditional thermoplastics. In addition, Somos Taurus builds quickly and is easy to process, clean and creates parts with smooth surfaces, fine features and details.
Somos Taurus is one of the several high-performance SLA materials to come from Somos that combines the toughness and temperature combination that is required for end-use applications.