Sergey Menshikov


Product designer

sergem1 commented on Crema Attachment for Aeropress by sergem1
September 13, 2015
Crema Attachment for Aeropress
sergem1 says melting point 180C and softening is at 163C whereas MSDS just says melting temp is >80C :) Anyway, boiling water is never more than 100C unless it is in a pressure cooker, so that does not seem to be an issue. Pizza may be hotter though! It is Nylon 12 polylaurinlactam is just another name:
sergem1 From what I was able to find out, Nylon 12 is FDA listed: Another laser sintering site goes ahead to call it FDA approved: Its melting temp is way higher than the water boiling point. MSDS specifically asks to avoid inhaling or ingesting the dust though: For myself, I decided that the main food contact issue is dust - so I washed it super thoroughly with a brush before the first use.


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