This guide shows you a few ways of getting transparent 3D prints with Colorfabb XT as our filament of choice! Colorfabb XT is a great base material to start with for your transparent 3d prints, but other clear and transparent filaments also work good as a starting point. The specific reflection index of the Colorfabb [...]
The Zortrax M200 3D Printer is recognized as one of the top Prosumer 3D Printer 2017 from 3Dhubs.com1. In my review we'll go through why the Zortrax M200 is such a good machine for anyone that uses their 3D Printer for professional use. Introducing the Zortrax M200 3D Printer Before we dig into my Zortrax [...]
The XTC-3D from smooth-on is a great product for finishing up your models in a quick and easy way. Also you get a great transparancy on PETT materials when it fills up between the layers on your 3D-print.
The testing: Sakata3D Oddly I found a samplekit from Sakata3D laying around. Why not start our testing series with this material? The filament is a flexible Biodegradable polyester combined with PLA. See specifications here: The print settings were a bit alarming, that low temperatures? really? Initial tests with a Replicator 2X (all metal hot-end) […]
About Filamentive (their words) We only offer the best 3D printing consumables. We guarantee roundness of at least 95%, as well as ±0.05mm tolerances across our filament lines. Stringent quality control measures are implemented to ensure excellence. We have specific, regulated drying procedures for each material and all feedstock streams are proven 100% homogenous with […]
3D-Printing Carbon fiber PLA from Colorfabb Check out the DSLR project here: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:226023 There’s also a mini series (ongoing) on the development: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLz81jhGN9maoCm5LVcq0NYlaIutlSjZL5
So, during the development of DSLRigger, my Open-source camera project I worked with carbon fiber filaments and got two different deliveries. I wasn't sure on which one to use so i decided to to a proper test of them. As you can see in the video above, the result was pretty similar. Sure, one is [...]