Aluminum Filament

No special equipment required.

An Impeller Rotation Indicator printed with an unmodified desktop 3D printer.

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Aluminum Filament Printed part

Printed by Austin Triggs, one of our research and development team members. Printed on a Creality Ender 3 with Aluminum Filamet™.

This is an unsintered part. No sintering trials have been conducted on this material. Check The Virtual Foundry's Use Instructions page for guidelines to get started with the sintering process where needed.

More information about the model can be found here.

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Aluminum Filament Printed part- FRONt SIDE

Details: Aluminum Filament contains around 65% metal. Filamet™ enables any Fused Filament Fabrication printer to produce metal objects. Once fired in a kiln, the result is 100% metal.

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Aluminum Filament Printed part - close view

Reel Placement: Reducing friction and pull on Filamet™ during printing is important. Try hanging the filament reel just above the printer. The FilaWarmer is not recommended for use with this product.

Aluminum filament Spool for 3d metal printing on the desktop