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Posted · Will a hardened print core be available soon?

I really like the Ultimaker 3, however my only hesitation is that I'd like to be able to print NylonX, which is apparently too abrasive for a brass nozzle.

Will there be a print core with a hardened nozzle available soon?

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    Posted · Will a hardened print core be available soon?

    Thanks Didier but I was hoping for official ultimaker nossels as I like the 'plug and play' profiles that are available with the UM3. Are there any estimated dates for different sized cores?

    Kind Regards

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    Posted · Will a hardened print core be available soon?

    0.8mm nozzles will be released soon. Profiles are already in Cura.

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    Posted · Will a hardened print core be available soon?

    Well if you are only going to print 0.4mm I can sell you a core with a 0.4mm ruby nozzle where the eeprom reports as a AA 0.4 so you don't have to type in the nozzle diameter (although really, how much works is it to enter a single number, "line width" into cura). I have one hardcore left in the store (will have a few more in a week or so) and plenty of UM3 ruby nozzles. So contact me soon if you want me to reserve the last HC for you: thegr5store _at_ gmail.com. If you send me your existing core then you can save money and also might be able to get away with not calibrating when you get it back as the x,y and z shouldn't change. Or I can send you a fresh new core.

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