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

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Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series. 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. […]. Materials

Two Dutch Material Companies Release Unique New 3D Printing Filaments

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Dutch 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. 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 Thibra3D

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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. You can also recycle old prints and other plastics, experiment with colors and compounds, and extrude materials like ABS, PLA, EVA, HDPE, and nylon.

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.

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.

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.

Cx5 Sculptable 3D Printing Filament

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Here is a 3d printing material you can sculpt after the print process. 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 :-).

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

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

Cutting 3D Printing Costs with an Open Source Material Pelletizer

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Good filament can be pricey, although the polymers the filament is made from aren’t that expensive. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing pellets Gigabot X pelletized filament pellets recyclebot recycled filamentThat’s the opening observation of a paper entitled “3-D Printable Polymer. View the entire article via our website.

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.

MakerBot Relaunches Tough PLA 3D Printer Filament, with Additional Material Properties Data, in Three New Colors

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In the fall of 2016, MakerBot introduced its Tough PLA filament for the first time. This strong, plastic material, which I heard about again more recently at MakerBot’s RAPID 2018. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printed functional prototypes 3d printer filament 3d printing filament custom filament makerbot makerbot filament MakerBot Print MakerBot Tough shock absorbers

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.

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

3devo Introduces Two New Series of Filament Extruders

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3devo is a young company known for its filament extruders, which include the NEXT 1.0 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3devo Composer Series filament extruders filament makers Precision Seriesand the 3devo Advanced. The Dutch company also markets a plastic shredder as part of its mission to simplify the. View the entire article via our website.

3D Universe Introduces Skin Tone Filaments for 3D Printed Prosthetics

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed prosthetics 3d printer filament 3D Universe e-nable skin tone filamente-NABLE has done wonderful things for people with missing limbs, particularly children, allowing them free access to prosthetic hands and arms that can even make them look like superheroes or. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing Material News: BigRep Releases Flexible Filament, Army Researchers Using Recycled Plastic as 3D Printing Feedstock

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In order to 3D print high-quality parts, you need high-quality materials with which to make them. Berlin-based technology startup BigRep develops and manufactures some of the largest 3D printers in. View the entire article via our website.

Recycled 3D Printing Filament Without Compromising Quality

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Assuming that 50% of these printers are desktop, material extrusion (FFF) 3D printers, and each printer uses 1. 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 rPLA

UFIDS open source filament tracking and management system for 3d print materials

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UFIDS, Universal Filament Identification System, is interesting project to develop a open source platform to tag, track and identify 3d printer filament in machine-readable formats to eliminate the waste and uncertainty. No more "unknown" or "unidentifiable" materials.

AM Material Sales Growth

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The following graph shows the 16-year material sales growth trend in additive manufacturing. In 2016, an estimated $903 million was spent on all materials for AM systems worldwide, including industrial machines and desktop 3D printers.

How to Make Your Own Inexpensive 3D Printing Filament Dryer

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Most everyone who 3D prints regularly knows that damp filament is a bad thing, but it can be hard to prevent, especially in certain climates, as some filaments such as nylon and PLA love to absorb. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printing YouTube tutorials filament dryer filament drying systems richrap

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. His pictures look cool but there are no details about the material or how its made. It is still cool, hemp could be very cost effective and environmentally sustainable filament source.

CarbonFil 3D Printing Filament: FormFutura Offers a Powerful Material for Serious 3D Printing

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There are so many unique and challenging 3D printed projects for the aspiring designer or engineer to embark on today–and a wide range of inviting materials and affordable new 3D printers to choose from as well.

Graphmatec Partnering with Materials Developer Add North 3D to Develop Conductive 3D Printing Filaments

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Last summer, materials scientist Dr. Mamoun Taher, a researcher in the Department of Chemistry at Uppsala University in Sweden, worked with serial entrepreneur Björn Lindh to found a startup company, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d print graphene 3d printing business news 3d printing graphene Add North 3D Aros Graphene beta testing collaboration conductive 3d printing filament conductive filament graphene Graphmatech material testing

Filaments.ca Releases True Food Safe Filament

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is a Canadian supplier of 3D printing materials. 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 View the entire article via our website.

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Recent AM Material Sales Growth

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billion was spent on materials for all additive manufacturing (AM) systems worldwide, including both industrial systems and desktop 3D printers. These estimates include sales of liquid photopolymers, powders, pellets, filaments, wires, sheet materials, and all other material types used for AM.

3devo Launches Two New Industrial-Grade Desktop Filament Extruders

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Fillamentum launches ASA 3D printer filament made for more than just the outdoors

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Popular 3D printer materials brand Fillamentum has launched three new shades of its ASA Extrafill filament for FFF/FDM. Materials ABS ASA ASA Extrafill Filament Filament Frenzy FillamentumNoticing a rise in users switching from ABS to the higher resistance thermoplastic, the company states, “ASA is getting really popular among designers, and that happens for its properties. ASA is optimal for outside usage but its […].

Flexible 3D Printing Filaments

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Flexible 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. 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 TPU

Lessons learned making premium 3D printer material at A1 Filament

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As previously reported on 3D Printing Industry, A1 Filament has launched a Kickstarter to provide premium feedstock for FDM/FFF 3D printers around the globe. Material. Materials A1 Filament ABS Bennett Little FDM FFF filaments pla

What is the difference between UP Premium filament and other filaments?

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The UP Premium filament is the same white ABS filament on a black spool that came with your printer. This is the best food to feed your UP 3D Printer as the support material is very easy to remove. Other filament (3rd party filament) can be attractive for its low cost.

Guide to Selecting and Buying 3D Printing Filament in 2018

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But what often gets less attention is the filament you feed through it. Featured Stories 3d materials 3d printer filament 3d printer materials 3D Printer Materials Guide 3d printing filament 3d printing materials 3D printing materials guide asa filament filament guide filament trends Nylon nylon 12 PETG pla rigid.ink Wolfbite NITRO adhesive

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

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.

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #5 – nGEN from ColorFabb

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In late November 2015, ColorFabb announced the latest addition to their continually growing 3D printing filament portfolio: nGen. Certainly a tall order, even for an established filament manufacturer. […]. Materials

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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. ASA is an all-purpose material used for the production of prototypes, manufacturing tools and finished products. 3d printing filament filament stratasys uv 3d printing

Blending PLA and PBS Creates a Better 3D Printer Filament

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printer filament blended filaments PBS plaIn a paper entitled “Preparation and Characterization of Poly(butylene succinate)/Polylactide Blends for Fused Deposition Modeling 3D Printing,” a group of researchers discusses how they. View the entire article via our website.

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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