Translucent or Frosted? You Get Both
Enjoy glossy translucent prints with exceptional clarity. Want a new look with the same material? Lower the nozzle temperature on the same material to print frosted white parts. PCTG is excellent for see-through or standard prints.
PCTG boasts impressive mechanical properties similar to PETG. In addition to being chemical and abrasion resistant, PCTG is very durable. The shatter-resistent nature of this engineering grade material makes it great for a variety of applications.
Smooth Prints, Every Time
PCTG is a special material only offered in filament form by Essentium. Essentium Filament is always Made in the U.S.A. so you can trust it passes strict quality controls. Avoid annoying nozzle jams with high-quality, high-value filament like PCTG.
PCTG is a member of the copolyester family, chemically similar to PETG. Our PCTG is an easy-to-use material with incredible surface finish and excellent impact resistance. This robust material can be printed in open air, and over a large temperature range. Depending on the temperature you choose, you can give your prints either a glossy or matte finish. Compared to PETG, our PCTG has similar strength and stiffness, while offering superior impact strength and chemical resistance.
- Prints easily!
- Excellent surface finish
- Improved impact resistance over PETG
- Similar strength/stiffness to PETG
- Improved chemical resistance
- Prints in open air!
- Wide print window
- Made in the U.S.A.