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  1. @gr5 do you find that hardened steel nozzles produce more stringing?
  2. I know this thread is super old but wanted to comment on it. I recently started having pretty bad stringing issues with most PLA filament that I hadn't had before. I tweaked lots of setting (retraction distance, fan speed, extrusion multiplier, Z lift, etc) and printed tests with very little change in quality. It dawned on me that most of my issues started when I switched to a hardened steel nozzle from E3D. I had always used a brass nozzle. Anyway, I switched back to a brass nozzle and quality with regards to stringing was improved. If you can see the picture, the ones on the left are a
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