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

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.

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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].

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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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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.

TreeD Filaments Launches HealthFil Medical Grade 3D Printing Filament Line

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Italy-based filament producer TreeD Filaments was busy in 2016, launching its high-temp PLA and biodegradable flex filaments, as well as its P-LENE polypropylene filament. The company’s. View the entire article via our website.

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

3D Printing Antennas to Test Conductive Filament & 3D Printing Parameters

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Researchers from Chile and Spain used a variety of samples to study settings for 3D printing samples in ‘Parametric Study of 3D Additive Printing Parameters Using Conductive Filaments on. 3D Printing 3d printed antennas 3d printing research conductive filamentsView the entire article via our website.

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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

DIY Polycarbonate Sheet Dehumidifier Chamber for your Filament

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Akshay Gupta developed a 3d printing filament dehumidifier you can build yourself. As you can see it can hold many spools of filament: Looks like the great solution to keep your filament dry. 3d printing filament chamber enclosure instructables polycarbonate

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

T-glase clear filament printing video

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Charlie Rogers uploaded video about 3d printing with T-glase clear filament. More on T-glase filament: [link]. filament video

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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.

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.

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.

DIY 3D Printing: Esun nozzle cleaning filament

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Esun nozzle cleaning filament. Shenzhen based Esun company sells the filament they developed that should clean your extruder and nozzle. Composition of this filament is unknown but it is probably similar to nylon. FUSE Clamp filament welding device for continuous.

DIY 3D Printing: Filament Factory low cost DIY filament extruder with.

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Filament Factory low cost DIY filament extruder with detailed construction guide. This homebuilt machine produces between 4-5 meters of filament per minute from ABS / PLA pellets. That output is equivalent of one kilogram of 1,75mm filament in one hour. Filament Factory.

New Polypropylene based food-safe 3d printing filament by GermanRepRap

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Polypropylene (PP) filament is semi-crystalline thermoplastics which is produced according to US FDA regulations and the relevant EU standards. This filament can be used with all printers that have a 3mm hotend and it comes in black color (very appetizing color).

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3devo Launches Two New Industrial-Grade Desktop Filament Extruders

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DIY Filament Dryer and Cleaner Made with Hairdryer and Sponge

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Stanciu Alexandru developed a simple DIY filament dryer and cleaner. 3d printing filament instructablesThe heat for drying is provided by simple hairdryer and cleaning module uses common sponge. All the instructions and files can be found at: [link] [link].

Fully 3d printable universal filament spool holder

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Will print and use it :-) From spool stand description: A fully 3D-printable rotating stand for filament spools, designed to be easily made without the need for fasteners such as screws, nuts, shafts, glue, etc. It is also compatible with spool-less filament coils.

Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate filament from Stratasys

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Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate or ASA is a new FDM filament from Stratasys which is very strong and UV resistant. I wonder will this new type of filament come to DIY machines. 3d printing filament filament stratasys uv 3d printing

GMASS tungsten and bismuth filled high density ABS filament

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GMASS is a new filament with high density ABS as main component with added tungsten or bismuth metal particles. link] From GMASS product page: GMASS™ is a patent pending specially-formulated high-density ABS-based filament for 3D printing applications.

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.

Diamond Hotend mixes three filaments

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Diamond hotend is a new attempt to make a hot end capable of mixing three colors from three filament inputs. mm filament Common 0.4 We have designed the nozzle to have smallest possible mixing chamber, to make color shifts as fast as possible and to avoid unnecessary filament waste.

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.

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.

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

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.