Direct3D | Pellet Extruder


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Upgrade your 3D printer with Direct3D Pellet Extruder

  • Higher productivity, ideal for large parts

  • Wider selection of materials

  • In-line coloring

  • Lower printing costs

Homepage section 1 (product)

Main features

  • Small and lightweight

  • Throughput: 30 – 250 g/h

  • Nozzles: 0.4 – 2.5 mm

  • Successfully tested with PLA, ABS, PA, PP, PE, etc.

  • Managed by most common firmware (e.g. Marlin, Repetier)

  • Uses standard *.gcode files generated by most common slicing programs

Homepage section 2 (compatibility)

Compatible with Prusa, RepRap and many other printers in the market

  • Electronics: you can use any board that can manage:

    • Nema17 motor, 1.7 A
    • 100k thermistor
    • Heater resistor, 12 V (24 V optional)
    • Cooling fan, 12 V (24 V optional)
  • Mechanics: the body is in aluminium. You can easily drill holes and screw it to your printer extruder mounting. You might need to make custom parts / spacers for a perfect fit.

  • Firmware: you need to change some firmware settings, eg PID tuning parameters, thermistor model, etc.

Homepage section 3 (video)