Ultimaker Breakaway material
Ultimaker Breakaway is a support material for multi-extrusion 3D printing. Breakaway support is quick to remove and does not need further post-processing for a smooth finish on your 3D print. Designed for a hassle-free 3D printing experience, Breakaway provides good adhesion to ABS, PLA, Nylon, CPE, or CPE+.
Technical and safety data sheets can be found here.
Reasons to choose Ultimaker Breakaway
- No sanding or waiting for your support material to dissolve. Simply print and break it away
- Ensures a smooth surface finish on your model
- Great results when combined with ABS, PLA, Nylon, CPE, or CPE+
- Long shelf life and less moisture sensitive compared to water-soluble support material, such as PVA
Ideal for use with build
materials that are sensitive to water
Removing Breakaway support
Remove the majority of the inner support structure with a cutting plier.
Grab and peel the Breakaway support from the build material.
Remove the last traces with pliers or a tweezer.
Ultimaker Breakaway saves you time when removing support material
from your 3D print. No more waiting for PVA to dissolve, or rough surfaces from
sanding away build material supports. Breakaway is fast to remove while
ensuring a quality finish on your model.
Example 3D prints using Breakaway
Design freedom with more materials
Breakaway is compatible with ABS, PLA, Nylon, CPE, and CPE+, so it’s ideal for prototyping in the material you want.
Learn more about functional prototypes
Time and cost effective
Quicker to remove and more affordable than other support materials, Breakaway is also easy to store so stays usable for longer.
Learn more about tools, jigs and fixtures
Leaves behind a smooth finish
Breakaway material has been developed to give reliable adhesion to your build material but peel away for a smooth finish.
Learn more about architectural models