Firewire® Flame Retardant ABS

Firewire® Flame Retardant ABS


Flame Retardant ABS FilamentFirewire® Flame Retardant ABS 3D Printing Filament, 1kg Reel

Firewire® FR-ABS is made using a premium UL94 V-0 rated ABS.  Our FR-ABS is high-gloss jet black and supplied on 1kg reels (2.2 lbs.), sealed in vacuum bags to keep them dry.  This filament is ideal for applications that require UL94 V-0 self-extinguishing characteristics.   

Print industrial-grade FR-ABS parts with Gearbox™ HT2 High-Temp 3D Printer.  Check it out HERE. 

Flame Rating (UL94)*

  • 1.5mm:  V-0
  • 2.0mm:  V-0, 5VB
  • 2.5mm:  V-0, 5VB
  • 3.0mm:  V-0, 5VB

Filament diameter specs:  

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

Recommended Print Conditions:

  • Extruder Temp:  220-240°C, Ideal 230°C
  • Bed Temp:  100-110°C
  • Bed Prep:  3DXTech Polyimide Tape, ABS / Acetone Slurry
  • Support:  Our Aquatek water soluble support works great to create complex parts.  This support can be found HERE.  
  • Drying Instructions:  Please see the following instructions for when you want to dry out this filament, HERE.  

Please note:  Direct ventilation from your printer is required to print Firewire® ABS.  This grade has a much more pronounced odor during printing and we highly recommend venting outside or via HEPA and carbon filtration.  

*This is the UL94 rating of base resin we use to make Firewire® FR-ABS Filament.