Tag: pla filament

Getting the perfect grind with ColorFabb PLA

  Pau wasn’t getting the consistent grind a grand barista needs for award winning coffee.  After contacting the manufacturer for a solution, he decided to take things into his own maker hands and design and print a replacement part for the grinder.  After 3 hours on his FDM printer with… Read More»

Proto Pasta Carbon Fiber Filament Has Arrived!

Now available in Europe: Carbon Fiber PLA filament from Proto-Pasta! Enhance your print with some glitter! This new PLA filament is very stiff and extra strong with a black appearance. Additionally, when put into direct light, you will see the metallic effect of the Carbon Fiber flecks. The material has… Read More»

ProtoPasta Carbon Fibre PLA printer settings

  ProtoPasta Carbon Fiber PLA is made from NatureWorks 4043D PLA Resin compounded with 15% by weight chopped Carbon Fibers. The filament is moisture sensitive and should be kept bagged with desiccant . This filament is quite brittle and care should be taken in handling and feeding your 3D printer. It… Read More»