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Posted · filament too thick

I just ordered filament at a german supplier I just had

to realise that the filament is too thick to be used with

my ultimaker : (. do you know a good shop in the

european area you could recommend?

thanks...

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Posted · filament too thick

The Ultimaker filament is good to high quality (disclaimer, I work at UM, so I see a lot of this filament)

For my personal use I use filament from Faberdashery, it's more expensive, but the quality is high to awesome.

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Posted · filament too thick

same here..

Problem solved like this:

not buying from the scource again... (emailed them about the incorrect tolerances)

Installed a ID 4mm OD 6mm PVA Bowden tube as a second extruding setup.

Now i can swap the nozzle between my two bowden tubes... Of course you have to swap on the feeder side too.

Later im going to add a second nozzle if helping software changes are in sight.

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