HIPS (Hi-Impact PolyStyrene) Is a thermoplastic based on petroleum with a lot of resemblance to ABS. This means HIPS is also a very strong material that is highly weather-resistant. HIPS does have lower shrinkage and better layer bonding. It also a very good support material because it completely dissolves in D-limonene. It's the perfect support material for ABS.
Over REAL Filament
Real filament is an independent manufacturer of high quality filament, produced locally in The Netherlands with a specific emphasis on thermoplastic purity. There are no cost-saving "filler" additives that may impact performance or reliability. Real gives you consistent print conditions at a low price, making it amongst the highest value filaments on the market.
The range of thermoplastic filament choices continues to multiply at an increasing rate, ranging from established brands to highly specialized compounds. For this reason, Real has created a broad catalog of options, and developed the flexibility to produce customized batches tailored to your preferences in color, material or diameter. Contact our sales team for more information, or review the product data sheets and specifications directly on the Real filament website.
Whether you're part of the DIY RepRap community or use a high end professional 3D printer, Real filament is universally compatible to give you great results.
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