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.

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].

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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.

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

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.

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

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

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #4 – Glow in the Dark Filament

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This time, we’ll have a look at another exciting type of 3D printing filament: Glow-in-the-Dark Filament also known as Glow Filament. […]. Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series.

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.

Functionalize F-Electric conductive filament is one big step towards 3d printed electronics

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Functionalize F-Electric conductive filament is new type of filament with much improved conductivity properties. Conductive 3d printing filaments available on the market mostly measure in the 1,000 – 10,000 ohms/cm range.

Machinable wax 3d printing filament for lost wax metal casting

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YT user aonemarine made this video review of Machinable wax 3d printing filament made specially for lost wax casting. There have been some wax-like filaments and resins but there is still no wax filament solution that is well established.

Proto-Pasta Announces Stainless Steel and Magnetic Iron PLA Filament for 3D Printing

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Just the other day we did a story on a new filament called ProtoFlux, which provided magnetic properties to whatever it was used to fabricate. 3D Printing 3d printer filament filament iron filament magnetic filament Proto-pasta stainless steel filament

colorFabb XT-CF20 carbon fiber 3d printing filament

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Dutch colorFabb just released their new carbon fiber 3d printing filament that gives new properties and deep matte black finish. GPa) / twice as stiff as PLA Moderate strain at break (8-10%), so no extreme brittle filament, butt toughness High Glass Temp. (Tg

ProtoCycler filament extruder that uses pellets and has integrated recycling grinder

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ProtoCycler is new filament extruder with integrated recycling grinder that can also make filament from pellets. It should enable you to produce cheap filament from scrap objects for 0$ since it has integrated grinder or from pellets for some 5$ per one kilogram.

ObjectForm Announces Fila-Cycle, 100% Recycled 3D Printing Filaments

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3D Printing 100% recycled abs abs filament environmentally friendly Fila-Cycle filament HIPS hips filament objectform recycle recycled filament

Conductive Graphene filament may aid 3D printing for electronics

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which has recently launched commercial sales of its Conductive Graphene Filament for 3D printing. The filament incorporates highly conductive proprietary nano-carbon materials to enhance the properties of PLA.

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

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

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.

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

Keep Your Filament Dry with This Easy-to-Make Airtight Filament Delivery System

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People often assume that because PLA filament is made of plastic storage isn’t something that they need to be concerned about. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed filament spool holder 3d printer filament moisture damage 3d printing filament filament spools moisture spool holder thingiverseUnfortunately proper storage is actually extremely important, because PLA left exposed to open... View the entire article via our website.

How to Store 3D Printing Filament – A Simple, Quick and Cheap Way to Keep Your Filament Dry

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Did you know that some of your 3D prints may have partially or completely failed just because of humidity contained in the filament you used? Well, we may have just the solution for you: a quick, very simple and cheap way to store your filament without a hassle.

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.

ColorFabb Unveils New brassFill 3D Printing Filament: When polished it looks like gold!

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This year, we saw two new very unique metal-like filament options released by 3D printer filament manufacturer, ColorFabb. These filaments, bronzeFill and copperFill, provide a metal looking finish and a heavier feel than more... View the entire article via our website.

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

Kickstarter: WillowFlex Filament Project Promises a Compostable 3D Printing Future

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Introducing Felfil: An Italian Open Source 3D Printing Filament Extruder

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It’s an open source project designed for home use, and Felfil is an extruder for plastic 3D printing filament, designed by a team of young makers from the Politecnico of Turin. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d filament extruder 3d printer filament extruder Collettivo Cocomeri felfil Felfil 3d printing filament extruder italy open source open source hardware Politecnico of Turin TreataBit Project

FilaFab’s Latest 3D Printing Filament Extruder Launches on Kickstarter

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If you’re serious about 3D printing and build a large number of objects, there are benefits to producing your own filament, and it’s possible to save up to 80% on the cost of ready-made... View the entire article via our website.

ColorFabb Unveils New Carbon Fiber XT-CF20 3D Printing Filament

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The 3D printing materials developers at Dutch filament manufacturer ColorFabb just unveiled a copolyester-based, carbon fiber composite material called XT-CF20, which includes 20% or more of the tough fiber material. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printer filaments carbon fiber filament colorfabb colorfabb XT-CF20 Ruud Rouleaux XT-CF20 carbon fiber filament

MyMiniFactory Wants to Give You Free Filament

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printer filament 3d printing filament free free filament my mini factory myminifactory MyMiniFactory TV myminifactory.com special offerLet’s be honest, 3D printing is not by any stretch of the imagination an especially affordable or inexpensive hobby. While there are a few decent sub-$1000 desktop 3D printers on the market, most of... View the entire article via our website.

Reduce and Reuse: ExtrusionBot’s ‘Cruncher’ Recycles and Pelletizes 3D Printing Filament Waste

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Breaking into the 3D printing industry with their specialized ExtrusionBot filament extruder that can be used with any desktop 3D printer, the new —... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d filament 3d filament recycler cruncher extrusionbot failed 3d prints filament recycling kickstarter plastic recycling recycle plastic to filament recycled filament

Make Your Own 3D Printer Filament by Building Your Own Filament Extruder

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d filament extruder 3d printing materials abs diy filament filament extruder filastruder instructables make 3d filament makers pellet filament pla Turkey Costs have certainly dropped over the years, but 3D printing could never be accused of being an inexpensive hobby. While the average price of a 3D printer is around one to two thousand dollars,... View the entire article via our website.

How to use Filabot extruder to recycle your 3d prints and make new filament

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Good people of Adafruit have made a tutorial on how to use Filabot filament extruder to recycle your 3d printed waste stuff. The entire process could also be applied on any other DIY filament extruder like Filament Factory.

The Filament Safe Protects 3D Printer Filament from Damage, Kit Now on Kickstarter

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printer filament 3d printer filament moisture damage Filament Safe Kit kickstarter moisture damage filament Perception EngineeringHow many of us have toiled away perfecting 3D models, prepping for 3D printing, excitedly supervising a print–and then discovering with tremendous disappoint that the final print did not meet our expectations because the... View the entire article via our website.

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.

taulman3D Releases New High-Strength Filament, In-PLA

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EMBARGOED May 4th 2015, UK and Netherlands Time Zone MONDAY MORNING – Taulman3D has a new product that should cause everyone to take note of, once again, adding to their ongoing line of premium filaments.... 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed filament clear 3d printing filament In-PLA pla filament Taulman taulman3d

Rubber3DPrinting’s Conductive TPU Filament Has Incredible Potential for Robotics, Prostheses, & More

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We now have metal-like filaments, wood-like filaments, filaments with carbon fiber in them, and more. One filament option which is not all that common,... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing conductive filament conductive tpu filament rubber3dprinting thermoplastic polyurethane thomas palm TPU tpu filament Material choices continue to expand within the 3D printing space.

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