ABS is an extremely versatile thermoplastic. It has good impact strength, formability, toughness and stiffness. This general purpose, low cost material has excellent aesthetic qualities.
- ABS is easily thermoformed
- Rod is 1/8" thick
- Lends itself to remarkable reproduction of mold detail
- Strength of ABS depends on temperature
- Good chemical & stress-crack resistance
- Combines toughness with rigidity & creep resistance
- Does not meet FDA requirements