Plastic printing using FDM: Form 3DS is able to rapidly deliver low cost prototypes through in house plastic printing and with our network of printing partners. We offer both PLA and ABS printing services on site.


PLA (polyester plastic) – Biodegradable thermoplastic derived from renewable resources.

True Colors: Red, Brown, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, White, Warm Gray, Cool Gray, Black, Natural

Specialty Colors: Robin’s Egg, Jadeite, Lemon Drop, Glow In the Dark, Sparkly Dark Blue, Sparkly Black, Translucent Red, Translucent Orange, Translucent Yellow, Translucent Green, Translucent Blue, Translucent Purple, Neon Green, Neon Orange, Neon Pink.

Limited Colors: Light Brown, Peach, Magenta Photochromatic, Blue Photochromatic, Ocean Blue, Army Green, Khaki

Flexible PLA Plastic – Great for flexible hinges, joints, shaped parts, and things that can be shaped to fit the body.

ABS plastic – Most common thermoplastic polymer. Strong mechanical properties with attributes of a shiny, impervious surface.

True Colors: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, White, Gray, Black, Natural