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Soft PLA

Postby bdring » Mon Mar 11, 2013 4:15 pm

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Re: Soft PLA

Postby orcinus » Mon Mar 11, 2013 11:23 pm

I did. Or, rather, tried.
Couldn't get it past 3-4 layers, it kept getting stuck in either the extruder or the hot-end.

It's too bendy.

I'm sure it's just a matter of nailing the right temperature, extrusion speed and tension, but i simply didn't have enough free time to figure it out. Got a full roll of it, waiting for when i catch some free time from work.

It's pretty nifty. It sticks to glass like crazy, without any kind of help.
And it lifts off from it like unsticking bubblegum from a pane of glass (it doesn't leave strands, but it... stretches free off the glass, not sure how else to explain it).
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