A1 Filament launches kickstarter for 3D printer filament

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3D printing material company A1 Filament has launched its first ever Kickstarter. The Vermont-based company claims not to be just another filament manufacturer and. Materials 3D printer filament A1 Filament ABS Biocompostable Filament Filament kickstarter Kickstarter pla

Filamentive Addressing the ‘Reel Issues’ with Empty Filament Spool Return

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In desktop 3D printing, we can now buy recycled 3D printer filament, and even recycle our own filament at home. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business Sponsored 3d printer filament from recycled plastic 3d printer filament spool eco-friendly environmentally friendly filament spools Filamentive recyclable filament spool recycled 3d printer filament recycled filament

FilaFab filament extrusion system and filament winder

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Here is a new filament extruder and winder system named FilaFab that will enable you to make your own filament from pellets. filament extruder kickstarter pellet UK

Smart International Introducing Multimaterial Dryer for 3D Printing Filaments

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Moisture is not your friend when it comes to 3D printer filament, as humidity can cause weakened material, which then leads to fragile prints, poor surface finish and adhesion, and. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printer filament 3D printing filament drying methods FFF 3d printers filament dryer filament drying systems kodak multimaterial Smart International

Evonik launches new PEEK filament suitable for 3D printing medical implants 

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German specialty chemicals company Evonik has introduced its new Vestakeep i4 3DF implant grade polyether ether ketone (PEEK) filament into its portfolio of 3D printing materials.

DIY filament diameter sensor

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Thomas Sanladerer designed , printed and tested this filament diameter sensor. It could bi used on filament making extruders as a control sensor, or in 3d printers to get better printout results. The filament centerline is 90mm above the mounting surface.

Felfil Open Source Filament Extruder

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Felfil is a new open source filament extruder from Italy. It will enable you to recreate it in your home workshop and produce filament from pellets. filament extruder italy open sourceFelfil homepage: [link] Extruder details and downloads: [link].

Filament startup Nefilatek launches 100% recycled plastic filament

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Nefilatek, a Montreal-based startup specializing in manufacturing recycled filament, has developed 3D printing filaments made from 100% recycled plastic. The company runs a Kickstarter page, where early adopters can choose between two types of filaments: Nefila HIPS (High Impact Polystyrene) Black, and Nefila PC (Polycarbonate), which comes with reusable spool supports and eco-friendly packaging.

A1 Filament discusses aspirations following Kickstarter launch

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We asked A1 Filament's Bennett Little about the company's plans for the future having launched its kickstarter for superior 3D printing filaments. Materials 3D printing filament A1 Filament A1Filament Bennett Little Filament KickstarterThe North American materials.

3devo Launches Two New Industrial-Grade Desktop Filament Extruders

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Very Loud DIY Filament Alarm

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Donald Papp developed a simple but loud alarm, "Mister Screamer", that is hanging from your filament and if the filament runs out it triggers a loud alarm. Key features: If filament is present, nothing happens. filament sensor

Recreus launches new ‘easy print’ polypropylene filament

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Spanish feedstock manufacturer Recreus has launched its latest thermoplastic filament – PP3D (polypropylene). Recreus claims that the primer allows the polypropylene filament to be printed with ease, delivering “maximum adhesion of the material to the bed”. […].

Cookware filament spool holder

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filament hack household items humorsometimes you just need a spool holder. Source: Robert Gremillion at Facebook group 3D Printing Club His friend used a cooking pot almost as big as M3D printer to make a spool holding compartment :-) work of genius.

Recycled 3D Printing Filament Without Compromising Quality

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Sponsored 3d print recycled plastic 3d printer filament spool 3D printing recycled plastic filament abs plastic recycling eco-friendly environmentally friendly Environmentally friendly 3D printing Filamentive petg filament pla filament rABS recycled 3d printer filament Recycled 3D printing filament recycled filament rPETG rPLAGartner suggests that there will be 6.7 million 3D printers sold by the year 2020.

Producing 3d printing filament on commercial scale

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Here is a Make: interview with Josh Smith, owner of Makergeeks.com about how 3d printing filament is produced on more industrial level for mass markets. 3d printing filament filament extruder pellet

MakerBot Adds Carbon Fiber Filled Filaments to METHOD Series

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3D Printing carbon fiber carbon fiber filament makerbot method method xWith MakerBot’s most recent makeover, the Stratasys subsidiary promised new quality with its desktop 3D printers through the introduction of the METHOD and, later, METHOD X 3D printers.

LEHVOSS Develops a New Flame-Retardant 3D Printing Filament

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The chemical company LEHVOSS Group announced the introduction of a new 3D printing filament with flame-retardant properties. The post LEHVOSS Develops a New Flame-Retardant 3D Printing Filament appeared on Fabbaloo. materials ceramic filament flame retardant paht

Spectrum Filaments expands into America and releases two medical materials for FFF 3D printing

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Polish 3D printing filament manufacturer Spectrum Filaments has made a couple of announcements regarding its materials for FFF 3D printing. Materials 3DGence ABS Medical PETG FX120 Spectrum Filaments

1.75 vs 2.85mm Filament Showdown

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Where did the two 3D printer filament diameters come from and what is the difference? vs 2.85mm Filament Showdown appeared on Fabbaloo. ideas materials diameter fdm fff filament format history material spool

Cx5 Sculptable 3D Printing Filament

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Here is Tested video showing the material: Here is the company presentation: Here is the filament producers homepage: [link] I would like to review this material :-). 3d printing filament art kinetic sculpture smoothing

Recycled Content of Filamentive’s 3D Printing Filaments in Accordance with ISO 14021 Standard

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According to UK-based 3D printing material startup Filamentive, 90% of all the plastic used in the world comes from non-renewable sources, which means there’s definitely a major environmental. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d print recycled plastic 3d printer filament 3D printing recycled plastic filament Filamentive International Standards Organization ISO recycle standards

Flexible 3D Printing Filaments

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Featured Stories 3D4Makers airwolf bondtech colorfabb copolyester filament copolymers filaflex flexible 3d printer filament flexible materials gyrobot ninjaflex NinjaTek pcl PETG pla recreus Taulman TPE TPUFlexible 3D printed materials have a lot to offer us. Rather than just make rigid things, flexible materials can let us make wearables, shoe soles, clothing and other things such as buttons. Flexible. View the entire article via our website.

Global Filament Sample Depot Launches to Sell 5 Metre Filament Samples for 3D Printing Use

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I don’t know about yoPu, but one of my favorite things to do at some of the 3D printing trades shows is collect as many samples of filament as I can get my hands... View the entire article via our website.

Sipatech’s Materia Filaments Include Cement, Brick, Clay and Sandy-like Material Options

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing filament brick filament clay filament composite filaments italy marble filament materia filament sand filament sipatech sipatech filament stone filament tree 3d filamentAs the hardware within the desktop 3D printing space improves, so too do the creations that designers can print out on their machines.

SENTINEL, the Smartest Filament Detector and Cleaner on Kickstarter

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With 3D printing becoming what it is, many companies and people are working on improving the accessibility, reliability, and size of Fused Filament 3D Printers. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Sponsored 3d printer filament counter 3D printer filament monitor 3d printer filament sensor Dyze Design filament cleaner filament settings kickstarter Montreal

Filaments.ca Releases True Food Safe Filament

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Started by polymer specialists who saw an opportunity to make high-quality filaments available in Canada, the company now serves an. 3D Printing Featured Stories Sponsored 3d filament additives food contact approval food safe food safe filament GMPFilaments.ca is a Canadian supplier of 3D printing materials. View the entire article via our website.

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3D Printing Filament Trends & Stats for April 2015 & a New Filament Database is Launched

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As 3D printing filament options continue to expand for the FDM/FFF desktop 3D printer market, consumers are beginning to have a more difficult time trying to figure out exactly which filaments are worth spending... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printer filament 3d printing filament filament filament database filament samples filament trends globalfsd

Thomas will show you how to fix your filament

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3d printing filament problem repairHe will also teach you how you can ruin it in the first place.

PETG 3d printing filament

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PETG is a 3d printing filament made from PET-G which is Glycol-modified PET, the modification is done by adding a second glycol during polymerization. 3d printing filament 3d printing materials demonstration pet PETG review test video

WillowFlex 3D printing filament to lead Organic Material Evolution

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A new organic 3D printing material has landed on Kickstarter in the hope of being the next step towards the “Organic Material Evolution” WillowFlex is a flexible bioplastic filament made from non-GMO corn starch and raw compostable materials that have passed both U.S.

3D Fuel Algae Based Filament

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3D Fuel is a company that is selling advanced 3d printing filament which is based on algae.

1.75 vs 2.85mm Filament Showdown

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Where did the two 3D printer filament diameters come from and what is the difference? » ideas materials diameter fdm fff filament format history material spoolWhich one is better? The post 1.75 vs. Read the whole entry. »

1.75 vs 2.85mm Filament Showdown

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Where did the two 3D printer filament diameters come from and what is the difference? » ideas materials diameter fdm fff filament format history material spoolWhich one is better? The post 1.75 vs. Read the whole entry. »

Multistruder DIY Filament Extruder

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Multistruder is a new Arduino controlled filament extruder that can enable you to make your filament directly from the pellets. In other words it is designed to do more than just make filament. arduino diy filament extruder

Video demonstration of color changing heat sensitive 3d printing filament

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Video demonstration of color changing heat sensitive 3d printing filament! color changing filament filament video Video by: https://www.youtube.com/user/GyrobotUK?feature=watch. feature=watch.

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Making TPE Filament for FDM

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In the recently published ‘Investigation on Filament Extrusion of Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) for Fused Deposition Modeling,’ authors Wang Zicheng and Mohammad Nouri have written a thesis exploring. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials fdm 3d printing FDM thermoplastics Filament Extrusion of Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) pla

Two Dutch Material Companies Release Unique New 3D Printing Filaments

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3D Jake 3d printing filament 3D printing filament company 3D printing filaments Centaur PP distribution european union FDA food safe filament formfutura high performance materials polypropylene post processing sculptable filament Skulpt Thibra3DDutch 3D printing materials manufacturer Formfutura is well known for its many unique materials, which run the gamut from wood and cork to stone and carbon fiber.

Recycling Filaments: Evaluating the Mechanical Response of ABS in Multiple Cycles

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials acrylonitrile butadiene styrene Evaluating 3D printing recycled filaments Recycled ABS Recycling 3D printing filaments

Covestro launches filament line

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Covestro has developed a new range of resins, filaments and powders to supply every common type of 3D printer. Materials Covestro FilamentThe company hopes it can drive the.

Filament Storage Made Easy – No DIY Needed

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​Looking for a quick and easy way to store your 3D printer filament, without any DIY? This article will give you easy instructions on how to effectively store your 3D printing filament and shield it from degradation due to ambient air humidity.

Aleph Objects and IC3D Develop First Open Source Filament

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Aleph Objects, makers of the LulzBot brand of desktop 3D printers and parts announced a partnership with IC3D to develop the first open source filament. The filament is Open Source Hardware Association (OSHW) certified.

Dutch Filaments B.V. acquired by Mitsubishi Chemical

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Since 2014, Dutch Filaments has supplied 3D printing filament through private label arrangements to many well-known 3D printing companies. Now, Dutch Filaments will expand its market position thanks to the acquisition by Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers Europe B.V. Richard Luiken, co-founder at Dutch Filaments, said, “With the support of Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers Europe B.V. […].

Robert Cicetti claims he made first hemp based 3d printing filament

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Robert Cicetti claims he made worlds first hemp based 3d printing filament. It is still cool, hemp could be very cost effective and environmentally sustainable filament source. 3d printing filament filament plant