The Reason Behind All Metal Hotend Jamming

The Reason Behind All Metal Hotend Jamming

Recently we got a complaint from one of our customer that the PLA is jamming in Chilly All Metal Hotend, which we make. To address this issue we did some quick search and found that JAM is common to any hoted in the world (say e3D, Prusa, etc.) , here are some helpful topics why the JAM occurs especial with PLA filament, but not on other high temperature filaments.


Best Ways To Store Your 3D Printing Filament

Moisture and humidity. These words send shivers down the spines of 3D printing filament worldwide. The very mention of it could mean your 3D models looking more like The Walking Dead as each day passes. And yes, I still see images of people leaving their filament out in the open, bare to the elements. Keeping your filament dry results in high 3D print quality, increased accuracy, as well as many other benefits. In this article, I’ll be giving you some of the best ways to store your 3D printing filament, enjoy.

Read the complete article, via Best Ways To Store Your 3D Printing Filament.


Chameleon 3D printer filament coloring kit on Kickstarter

3D printers are a challenge when it comes to color.  You can get a dual head printer and get 2 colors from the printer but this limitation holds makers back from creating great objects with dynamic color.  Our world is full of color and so should your 3d  Chameleon brings your 3d printer alive with color.  Its like landing smack dab in the middle of a rainbow that you can use.

Chameleon is a simple to use filament coloring system that works WHILE you are printing.  Chameleon colorizes on the fly, to change colors, simply change the ink cartridge to the color you want and its done. Here is a video that shows you Chameleon setup and use.  See its so easy even a caveman could do it.


Chameleon 3D printer filament coloring kit ! by 3DT Labs — Kickstarter.