Tips and Tricks — PLA

How to Waterproof 3D Prints

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How to Waterproof 3D Prints

Typically, water and 3D printing don’t mix. But you’ll be surprised to know that you can waterproof your 3D prints, strengthening them against rain and moisture. No need to keep printing a new replacement for the 3D prints you’ve worn out! Here’s how you can extend the shelf-life of outdoor 3D prints by waterproofing them.  Step 1: Choosing the right materials Some 3D printing filaments are averse to water that no waterproofing can save them. Prints made of hygroscopic filaments will bloat and deform when in high-humidity situations or when it comes into contact with water. It is also important...

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4 Ways to Improve Your 3D Printing Skills over the Holidays

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4 Ways to Improve Your 3D Printing Skills over the Holidays
With the holiday break coming up, now’s the time to sharpen your 3D printing skills with these 3 tips!

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PLA vs ABS - the differences

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PLA vs ABS - the differences
The differences between PLA and ABS filament

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PLA Filaments - What you need to know

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PLA Filaments - What you need to know
Everything You Need to Know about High-Quality PLA Filaments

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PLA Baking: The Secret to a Stronger and More Rigid PLA

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PLA Baking: The Secret to a Stronger and More Rigid PLA

Transform Your PLA 3D Print through PLA Baking

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3 Secrets to Mirror-Smooth PLA Prints

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3 Secrets to Mirror-Smooth PLA Prints

Get mirror-smooth 3D prints with these 3 post-processing hacks

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