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gCreate Tested Filament Database

We have tested hundreds of filaments across our entire machine family. Below are some of the recommended settings and brands we confirmed on our machines.

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Prototyping Plastics

Marble PLA

Marble PLA

Marble PLA is a mix of standard PLA with small black PLA chips for a marble appearance.

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PolyMax PLA

PolyMax PLA

PolyMax™ PLA is a 3D printing material with excellent mechanical properties and printing quality

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Carbon Fiber PLA

Carbon Fiber PLA

CF-PLA (Carbon Fiber Polylactic Acid) is very similar to Standard PLA but is blended and composited with carbon fiber strands

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PLA

PLA

PLA (Polylactic Acid) is a corn based plastic often used for prototyping due to it's ease of use and low cost.

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