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by emkaybot
October 6th, 2017, 7:53 pm
Forum: Special brand filaments
Topic: Extrudr PLA Tec Black
Replies: 49
Views: 10569

Re: Extrudr PLA Tec Black

I did. Thanks for any suggestions. Ran through my usual "2 wall box" filament calibration process as well. Even tried over- and under-extruding to see if that factor helped at all.
by emkaybot
October 6th, 2017, 5:39 pm
Forum: Special brand filaments
Topic: Extrudr PLA Tec Black
Replies: 49
Views: 10569

Re: Extrudr PLA Tec Black

Apparently that test was just a demonstration of how it can handle heat since that is one of it's key selling points. Not a demonstration of a required annealing process. Though I admit it was confusing at first to me too. That and those gentle mallet hits in that orientation don't really demonstrat...
by emkaybot
October 6th, 2017, 5:38 pm
Forum: Special brand filaments
Topic: Extrudr PLA Tec Black
Replies: 49
Views: 10569

Re: Extrudr PLA Tec Black

Yeah. I was a little too excited by the potentials of this material and am now beta testing something that has some issues. I have contacted them and they have had some unique and peculiar requirements/suggestions for their materials in the past. So I will wait and see what happens. Really the only ...
by emkaybot
October 6th, 2017, 6:26 am
Forum: Special brand filaments
Topic: Extrudr PLA Tec Black
Replies: 49
Views: 10569

Re: Extrudr PLA Tec Black

Interesting to hear your experiences. Just to clarify, I haven’t tried linen at all. Mostly interested in materials that offer strength first and finish second. Which was why I was interested in PowR since it seems to be an improvement on PlaTec (nice finish, high temp, and apparently stronger layer...
by emkaybot
October 5th, 2017, 6:08 pm
Forum: Special brand filaments
Topic: Extrudr PLA Tec Black
Replies: 49
Views: 10569

Re: Extrudr PLA Tec Black

I just picked up some of their PowR filament and am severely disappointed with the layer bond strength. It seems to be an improved PlaTec lignin type material which is why I'm following up here. It's incredibly weak regardless of the many combinations of temp/speed/fan/layer height I've tried so far...

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