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Flexible PLA / Soft PLA

Posted by Alzibiff 
Flexible PLA / Soft PLA
January 20, 2013 12:52PM
Hello,
I have done a few searches on this forum but not found any reference to "flexible PLA" or "soft PLA" which I believe are descriptions of the same thing - a flavour of PLA which has a rubbery texture and which lends itself to printing things such as tyres, belts, robotic tank type tracks.
Can anybody offer any advice on printing with this filament - as sold by GRRF (soft PLA) and Ultimaker (flexible PLA) and does anybody have any experiences of using it which they can document here?
Thank you,
Alan
VDX
Re: Flexible PLA / Soft PLA
January 20, 2013 05:07PM
... try with "soft pla" and [All Dates]: [forums.reprap.org]


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Re: Flexible PLA / Soft PLA
January 21, 2013 04:13AM
You have to print it SLOW. I use 15mm/s.


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Re: Flexible PLA / Soft PLA
February 02, 2013 06:02PM
There is another type of flexible elastic type filament from these guys http://3dprinterfilaments.com/rubber_%20like_filaments
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