Canada Powder releases a newly formulated 3D printing powder for plaster based printers.

Canada Powder is releasing a newly formulated CP-518 3D modelling powder, with an improved formula for Zcorp and ProJet x60 powder based printers.

Online PR News – 18-May-2016 – Mississauga, Ontario – Canada Powder is releasing the new CP-518 modelling powder, which has been re-designed with an improved formula for 3D printing on powder-based printers. The new formula is chemically unique compared to others on the market, and works even better than OEM powders at a fraction of the cost. It’s fast setting, shows great strength, allows for fine detail and has a paper smooth finish. The amendments to the formula improve the powder’s consistency, preventing it from clumping during printing. It flows very easily, and it stays fluffy and works well with vacuum systems on Zcorp and ProJect x60 printers.

The powder is also tolerant to moisture which improves the powder’s texture, which makes the exceptionally smooth surface finish possible, reducing the layers on printed models
Canada Powder has managed to make a powder with superior whiteness, that also shows bright color contrast.

This powder will change the dynamic of the 3D printing market, as the printing powder is comparable to OEM in quality, but sold from Canada Powder at a fraction of the cost. This will allow companies to save thousands of dollars on consumables, and improve accessibility of 3D printing to companies looking to enter that market. Visit for more information.