Tag: filament

46 How do I give 3D-printed parts in PLA a shiny smooth finish? 2016-01-12T19:07:53.343

36 How is PLA different from ABS material? 2016-01-12T18:53:53.623

35 When to use 1.75 mm vs 3 mm filament? 2016-01-15T07:04:09.510

23 Does filament have to be stored in an airtight environment? 2016-01-12T21:57:01.307

21 Advantages of PETG filament? 2016-01-21T00:22:14.333

19 How to print metal-like parts? 2016-01-12T19:22:14.277

19 What to do with failed/unwanted 3D prints? 2016-06-06T04:59:03.687

18 Can I mix ABS and PLA when recycling filament? 2016-01-14T21:48:19.053

18 Can aged PLA be refurbished? 2016-06-22T12:35:46.923

18 What is PLA+? How is it different from PLA? 2017-11-15T12:06:11.210

16 Can 1.75 mm filament be used in a printer that takes 3 mm filament? 2016-01-15T13:05:05.660

15 Does wood filament damage the printer nozzle? 2016-02-01T11:50:29.077

15 What is stopping us from mixing 3D filament colors in an Extruder? 2016-08-23T05:58:00.500

13 Making your own filament 2016-01-25T01:51:24.097

12 What causes bubbles in extruded filament? 2017-01-19T14:11:02.343

11 Pulling filament through long tubes 2016-06-13T07:07:27.443

11 Can toothbrush bristles be printed? 2016-06-16T16:00:37.283

11 How does one use a heat tower? 2018-11-02T00:18:26.663

10 Multi-color printing with desktop 3D printer? 2016-01-12T18:57:13.350

10 How can I stop my print bed tape from sticking to the filament? 2016-01-12T21:30:33.083

9 Conversion of 3 mm ABS filament to 1.75 mm 2016-01-12T19:59:15.953

9 Can general purpose polystryene (not HIPS) be used for 3D printing? 2016-01-26T16:45:11.463

9 PETG Collecting on the Extruder 2016-03-09T15:57:50.437

9 Wanhao Duplicator i3 ABS settings 2016-05-04T16:34:55.610

9 What type filament should I use to produce stamps? 2016-09-29T14:11:18.670

9 Troubleshooting filament slip on MakerBot 5 2016-12-20T15:28:07.903

9 Is PLA filament conductive? 2017-02-01T16:43:29.490

9 Filament isn't going into the Bowden tube, instead it goes "into the room" 2018-09-14T17:06:07.100

8 What and how much does coloring in the filament affect in the print? 2016-02-22T00:13:50.737

8 Scalable 3D Printer 2016-02-24T19:24:06.583

8 Filament Guides Drag 2016-03-15T23:30:58.747

8 Why does my PLA filament form a spiral shape and clog my extruder? 2016-05-03T18:08:00.367

8 Increased issues with filament grinding 2016-05-20T14:36:50.827

8 M3D filament not extruding well (anymore) 2016-06-12T01:30:25.640

8 How to connect filament end-to-end? 2016-06-15T19:42:29.800

8 Any fix for PLA prints getting more brittle over time? 2016-06-21T19:54:41.557

8 Keeping my filament spools from getting knotted? 2016-10-08T05:46:41.747

8 What makes a good PLA filament? 2016-10-25T17:14:38.847

8 How to print a two color part with only one extruder 2017-07-26T21:56:24.457

8 Self-lubricating 3D printable materials for space 2017-10-30T17:18:29.497

8 Using the end of a spool 2017-11-03T13:12:05.397

8 Printing with colorfabb XT fails after several successful layers 2018-07-11T20:34:13.913

8 Which filaments actually do need to be stored in a drybox? 2018-09-24T19:19:10.437

7 Are there any methods of limiting exposure of hazardous fumes and odors emitted by heating the plastics? 2016-01-12T20:16:38.260

7 What types of pigments can be used when making your own filaments? 2016-02-21T11:27:12.620

7 Proper settings for printing rubber and rubber-like materials? 2016-02-26T18:25:06.273

7 Identifying the plastic type of an unknown spool of filament or recyclable waste 2017-03-12T12:07:23.187

7 Is there any reason *not* to use a steel nozzle for printing all materials? 2017-04-13T14:41:27.853

7 Mending filament? 2018-02-15T20:35:42.417

7 What is the best way to dry filament? 2018-06-12T06:24:38.387

7 What nozzle size should I use for filament containing glitter? 2018-07-01T20:19:23.797

7 Why is PEEK filament so expensive? 2018-07-31T07:54:46.837

7 20x20x20 calibration cube size change after switching filament 2018-09-27T16:14:44.003

7 PLA wood filament: a special treatment? 2019-02-21T01:42:44.600

6 What are the appropriate ranges of gear ratios for 1.75 mm and 3 mm filament extruders? 2016-03-08T19:54:06.207

6 What are the costs per meter of filament for PLA, ABS and PET? 2016-06-29T16:48:35.167

6 How to stop objects with "floating" parts from breaking 2016-09-21T14:59:53.437

6 Poor first layer bonding and bridging issues with Prima PETG 2016-10-14T08:52:27.773

6 What are some conductive filaments that can be used in printing electronics? 2017-01-18T22:38:32.910

6 Filament material for chemical application 2017-04-16T18:54:14.833

6 How can I avoid that a small bit of filament sticks out of the nozzle during heating? 2017-04-19T15:29:40.200

6 Best practices to fix a threaded nut inside a print 2017-05-16T14:39:16.857

6 What do I do when I have a little filament left? 2017-06-09T05:33:24.357

6 Filament not feeding then eventually blocked 2017-08-04T06:41:29.940

6 What are the safest temperatures to heat different filaments to? 2017-11-22T02:13:33.930

6 Filament being pushed back out the filament hole 2018-04-14T01:52:18.217

6 How long can you leave filament in the extruder 2018-06-11T18:35:20.300

6 Issues with Proto-pasta filament extruding on prusa mk3 2018-06-16T14:01:06.227

6 POM filament not sticking to the build plate? 2018-07-06T11:30:53.763

6 Constant under extrusion and filament grinding 2018-08-27T13:17:40.447

6 Does PLA block wifi signals? 2019-03-27T12:04:42.583

6 What actual dyes are used in filaments? 2019-06-21T01:01:48.560

5 How to smooth the surface of parts printed with Co-polyester (PET) filament 2016-01-18T10:29:58.050

5 How to choose a right 3D printer filament type? 2016-01-27T14:30:41.597

5 Bronze Filament Problem 2016-04-13T19:30:52.690

5 Trend in Filament Costs? 2016-04-21T20:09:32.627

5 Stone-look surface via painting? 2016-05-04T15:35:03.997

5 Good methods to clean extruder gear (hobbed) from filament pieces? 2016-06-17T21:47:42.837

5 Calculating extruder motor steps for 1 mm 2017-01-07T21:09:20.083

5 How to unclog a clogged extruder? 2017-01-29T14:39:53.090

5 How many grams will be used in a print 2017-03-14T20:53:52.453

5 Can I print in wax? 2017-06-19T11:58:21.817

5 How should I test filament samples? 2017-07-12T16:01:13.023

5 Help preventing warping while 3d printing with polypropylene 2017-08-18T22:17:44.267

5 Anet A8 extruder is clicking and not extruding 2017-08-28T22:15:47.773

5 What is "HDPLA", and why is it so hard to find out more about it? 2018-01-12T01:45:22.337

5 Why is my filament pressed together at the nozzle 2018-04-18T13:34:18.830

5 Finding a shredder for my failed prints 2018-05-12T15:42:21.310

5 Slicer software capable of working with large filaments 2019-03-08T06:23:17.393

5 Avoiding stringing with flexible filament 2019-03-21T01:31:57.710

5 What do I need to know to successfully use Taulman/Dow EVOLV3Dâ„¢ USM Universal Support Material? 2019-09-30T13:21:56.310

4 Bulging filaments - How can catch them before they go in the printer 2016-01-14T05:15:09.270

4 Printing insoles 2016-03-17T22:10:00.853

4 Why is my print getting messed up mid-print? 2016-06-17T19:28:37.910

4 Needing a simple fix for loading TPU 2016-07-21T19:50:00.947

4 3d Key not strong enough 2016-10-05T19:58:12.607

4 While filament loading extruded filament wiggles 2016-11-15T01:33:13.743

4 Identifying PLA/PETG or ABS 2017-01-08T18:50:41.707

4 How important is the dimensional accuracy of filament relative to the detail of a print? 2017-01-26T17:13:26.313