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Nov 13, 2018
New Research Identifies Toxic Particles Emitted by Desktop 3D Printers
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Nov 10, 2018
Weekend Project: Reuse Old Filament Spools to Create a 3D Printed Zoetrope
Featured image of Verbatim Launches Bio-Friendly Durabio 3D Printing Filament
Nov 2, 2018
Verbatim Launches Bio-Friendly Durabio 3D Printing Filament
Featured image of Renewi and Refil Develop HIPS Filament Made From Recycled Refrigerators
Oct 23, 2018
Renewi and Refil Develop HIPS Filament Made From Recycled Refrigerators
Featured image of Become Your Own Material Maker with the Felfil Evo Filament Extruder
Oct 15, 2018
Become Your Own Material Maker with the Felfil Evo Filament Extruder
Featured image of Aleph Objects Launches Open Source Hardware Material PETg by IC3D
Oct 2, 2018
Aleph Objects Launches Open Source Hardware Material PETg by IC3D
Featured image of Prusa Research Brings Material Production In-House with Prusament Filament
Sep 20, 2018
Prusa Research Brings Material Production In-House with Prusament Filament
Featured image of How Trump and China’s Trade War Could Impact the 3D Printing Market
Aug 15, 2018
How Trump and China’s Trade War Could Impact the 3D Printing Market
Featured image of Makerbot’s New Tough Filament Offers a Mechanically Superior Alternative to ABS
Jun 28, 2018
Makerbot’s New Tough Filament Offers a Mechanically Superior Alternative to ABS
Featured image of Nexeo Solutions Expands 3D Printing Portfolio With Polymaker Filaments Worldwide
Jun 28, 2018
Nexeo Solutions Expands 3D Printing Portfolio With Polymaker Filaments Worldwide
Featured image of 2018 3D Printing Materials Guide – All You Need to Know
Jun 1, 2018
2018 3D Printing Materials Guide – All You Need to Know
Featured image of 2018 PLA Filament Guide – Explained, Compared & All Blends
Apr 17, 2018
2018 PLA Filament Guide – Explained, Compared & All Blends
Featured image of Colorfabb Launches High-Quality Semi Matte Black Filament
Mar 29, 2018
Colorfabb Launches High-Quality Semi Matte Black Filament
Featured image of Carbodeon and Tiamet 3D Develop Nanodiamond-Enhanced 3D Printing Filaments
Mar 16, 2018
Carbodeon and Tiamet 3D Develop Nanodiamond-Enhanced 3D Printing Filaments
Featured image of 2018 PETG Filament Guide – Explained, Compared & Reviewed
Mar 7, 2018
2018 PETG Filament Guide – Explained, Compared & Reviewed
Featured image of Weekend Project: How to Properly Polish & Oxidize Your Metal 3D Prints
Mar 4, 2018
Weekend Project: How to Properly Polish & Oxidize Your Metal 3D Prints
Featured image of 3D Printing Project: $20 DIY Heated DryBox for Filament Storage
Feb 4, 2018
3D Printing Project: $20 DIY Heated DryBox for Filament Storage
Featured image of 32 Fantastic PLA Filament Blends – The Complete Overview
Feb 1, 2018
32 Fantastic PLA Filament Blends – The Complete Overview
Featured image of colorFabb Introduces PA-CF Low Warp Filament
Dec 18, 2017
colorFabb Introduces PA-CF Low Warp Filament
Featured image of colorFabb Creates Lodewijk van der Grinten Prize 2017 Using Funky New nGen_LUX Filament
Dec 14, 2017
colorFabb Creates Lodewijk van der Grinten Prize 2017 Using Funky New nGen_LUX Filament

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Featured image of 2018 PLA Filament Guide – Explained, Compared & All Blends
PLA Time
2018 PLA Filament Guide – Explained, Compared & All Blends

Read our 2018 PLA Filament Guide, to learn everything you need to know about PLA, including the various blends, how PLA compares to ABS and where you can buy the best PLA filament.

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Living in a material world
2018 3D Printing Materials Guide – All You Need to Know

Check out our 2018 3D printing materials guide to learn about all materials used for home and industrial 3D printing today.

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Weekend Project!
3D Printing Project: $20 DIY Heated DryBox for Filament Storage

Want to keep your filament in tip-top shape? Engineer and 3D printing enthusiast RichRap shows us how to create DIY Heated DryBox for 3D Printing filament for under $20.  

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3D Printing Filament for Beginners
ABS 3D Printer Filament (Explained and Compared)

ABS 3D printer filament is the most used home 3D printer filament after PLA. But what are the advantages and disadvantages of ABS filament? Let’s take a look.

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Ring of Fire
Bake This Filament For Heat-Resistant Objects

Filament manufacturer 3dk.berlin offers a new material for FFF 3D printers. Prints made with k-top-filament are heat resistant up to 230 °C.

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Printing Sheep
Weekend Project: Reuse Old Filament Spools to Create a 3D Printed Zoetrope

Do empty spools of filament make you blue? Well, cheer up! Dominik Císař of Prusa Research shows us how to reuse a spool of Prusament to create a 3D printed zoetrope that features prancing sheep!

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Time to Shine
Weekend Project: How to Properly Polish & Oxidize Your Metal 3D Prints

Metal 3D printing filaments are perfect for busts, figurines, and other 3D models. But in order to achieve that true metal look, you have to know how to properly post-process your metal 3D print. This weekend, get familiar with polishing and oxidizing techniques that will help your 3D print shine. 

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Strength to Strength
Markforge Onyx One is Carbon Fiber 3D Printer for Prosumers

The new Onyx One 3D printer from Markforged will print carbon fiber reinforced parts for a prosumer-friendly starting price of $3,500.

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Recycling matters
ProtoCycler Can Recycle Your 3D Printed Mistakes and Plastic Bottles

If you're constantly making mistakes with your 3D prints, you can use the ProtoCycler to turn failed prints or water bottles into filament.

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Recycling
“Precious Plastic” Offers Free Tools to Recycle Plastic

Dutch initiative "Precious Plastics" have created great tools to recycle waste plastic. And the best: The tools are open source. Free 3D printing filament, anyone?

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Bring The Cost Down
3D Print Chairs and Furniture with Pellet Filament

WASP wants to bring down the cost for big 3D printed objects. So they invented a new nozzle for 3D printing pellets, which only cost a fraction of regular filament. So now you can 3D print chairs for just some bucks.

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Become Your Own Material Maker with the Felfil Evo Filament Extruder

The Felfil Evo is an open-source 3D printer plastic extruder machine that allows you to create customized 3D printing filament from the comfort of your own home. Make your own materials from plastic pellets, flawed or old 3D prints, or plastic waste. 

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Glassy Finish
Philament Releases New Durable Glass Fiber Reinforced Filament

Filament producing company, Philament, released a product called Philament Glass Reinforced which does exactly what it says on the tin.

Featured image of FiloAlfa Merges Best of ABS & PLA Qualities with Launch of ALFA+ Filament
Ultimate Filament?
FiloAlfa Merges Best of ABS & PLA Qualities with Launch of ALFA+ Filament

Filament manufacturer FILOALFA is releasing the new ALFA+ filament, which offers strength and heat resistance at a competitive price.

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Keep Your Spool Cool
Polymaker Seeks to Keep Filament Safe with PolyBox Container

Polymaker unveils the PolyBox, a container that keeps plastic filaments protected from moisture and sits beside a desktop 3D printing system.