Ultimaker Tough PLA February 3, 2020 | Diana | Tough PLA, the perfect replacement for ABS. With an impact strength similar to Ultimaker ABS, this Tough PLA material is the ideal solution if you are looking for a reliable, strong material for technical prints at larger sizes. Tough PLA combines the advantages of ABS with the easiness to print of PLA, so that your bigger prints no longer suffer from warping.This Tough PLA is compatible with the different support materials that Ultimaker has to offer, like PVA and Breakaway. This way, as a user, you have full geometric freedom that is perfect for designing tough functional prototypes or tools.This NFC-spool comes with the special NFC-chip. This chip recognizes the material on the spool. This way, the chances that you use the wrong print settings are limited.