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Guide: Material selection – Choosing the right polymer

Properties and processability should both be taken into account when selecting your 3d printing material.

Extruder Motor or Encoder Error

It might happen that you are facing the following error message on the display of your Filament Maker, along with it shutting off: “Motor or encoder error”. There are multiple possible causes for this, which are described in this article, along with how to act accordingly and hopefully fix the issue. The Motor or Encoder error refers to the extruder screw not being able to rotate anymore.

Mixing inert additives homogeneously

Additives enhance certain properties of the polymers. Only basic understanding of extrusion is required to process these composite filaments.

Guide: purging your Filament Maker

The purging process-walkthrough for upholding your extruder’s performances.

Guide: purging/cleaning the Filament Maker – Full version

The purging process-walkthrough for upholding your extruder’s performances.