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PA6 & PA66 - Novamid

Specialty Polyamides based on PA6, PA66, PA6/66 with grades that offer performances that go beyond the standard range. A wide variety of grade customizations are available to meet specific demands for heat, form, color and strength.

  • Superior impact strength
  • High heat resistance, self-extinguishing capabilities
  • High chemical resistance, especially for oils and organic solvents

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Novamid allows for customizations in formulations for the processes and applications that customers demand and offers a wide array of services. With its high productivity and high durability it inspires ideas that appeared unachievable yesterday. Novamid supports a wide variety of processing techniques, from injection molding to film extrusion.

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Novamid portfolio overview

Comprehensive portfolio

Novamid® is a premium polyamide with a comprehensive portfolio that includes a wide range of customization options to ensure the perfect mix of properties for your application. And all this is supported by first class customer service.

We can develop the ideal Novamid grade to meet your needs including matching colors. Our portfolio of grades includes:

  • Glass reinforced
  • Mineral reinforced
  • Pre-colored
  • Heat stabilized
  • Self lubricated
  • Gas injection
  • High impact resistant
  • High density
  • Self-extinguishing

3D printing

We are introducing our first grade Novamid ID for 3D printing. Novamid ID is a high quality PA6 used in Automotive and Electronics for many years.

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Novamid® ID 1030-CF10

3D printing grade, 10% Carbon Reinforced

This is a filament grade - not available for sale as granules.

Novamid® ID 1030-CF10 can 3D-print high-performance and durable structural end-use parts, making 3D printing technology a viable option for demanding automotive structural applications that require robust performance at elevated temperatures. With a carbon fiber loading of just 10%, Novamid® ID 1030-CF10 prints parts with properties close to what is usually achievable only by injection molding. It can be printed at the same speeds as unreinforced plastics, while achieving considerably better strength and toughness.

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Novamid® 1010C2

Easy Molding Grade

Novamid® is a high-quality polyamide, that has been developed as a special product line in order to cope with high demand levels from our Japanese customers.

Novamid® has seen various applications in various fields and various regions. From car to packaging, Novamid® is supported by an experienced and wide range of experts.

  • Contains release agent
  • Lubricated

Featured applications


Consumer goods | Sports & leisure

Range of PA6 copolymers for various filament diameters; Range of PA6 copolymers for excellent transparency, surface smoothness and tenacity; Special PA6 copolymer (Novamid® 2620A) for extra high tenacity

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Direct and easy access to our broad portfolio of high-performance plastics: request a quote or order a sample. You can also simply ask us a (technical) question. 

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