Water Soluble Support

AquaTek™ Water Soluble Support Filament


AquaTek™ Water Soluble Support Filament

Our AquaTek™ is an advanced water-soluble support (WSS) filament for printing complex parts.  Our water-soluble and is easily removed from the printed part with warm water.  AquaTek™ offers great adhesion to a wide range of materials, including PLA, ABS, PETG, and Nylon.  Extruded by 3DXTECH using state-of-the-art equipment at our plant in Grand Rapids, MI.  

Note:  Keep this filament dry and store filament in the zip-lock mylar that is supplied with desiccant or in a sealed container with desiccant.  

Compatible as a water soluble support for the following materials:

  • PLA  (Unfilled, Carbon Fiber, ESD-Safe)
  • ABS  (Unfilled, Carbon Fiber, ESD-Safe, Flame Retardant)
  • ASA  (Unfilled)
  • PETG  (Unfilled, Carbon Fiber, Glass Fiber, ESD-Safe)
  • NYLON (Unfilled, Carbon Fiber, Glass Fiber)
  • FLEXIBLE (Unfilled, Flame Retardant, ESD-Safe)

AquaTek™ Attributes:

  • Readily soluble in warm water (>50°C)
  • Ideal support material for a wider array of materials (PLA, ABS, ASA, PETG, Nylon, Carbon Fiber, many others)
  • Low moisture absorption while exposed during printing (less tacky over time)

Filament diameter specs:

  • 1.75mm +/- 0.05mm
  • 2.85mm +/- 0.05mm

Recommended Print Conditions:

  • Extruder:  190-220°C
  • Bed Temp:  60-90°C
  • Chamber Temp:  Up to 120°C
  • Drying Instructions:  Please see the following instructions for when you want to dry out this filament, HERE.