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Posted · XStrand with Ultimaker 2+ usage

Can XStrand be used with the Ultimaker 2+ ? What if any mods are necessary?

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Posted · XStrand with Ultimaker 2+ usage

In general there are hardly any limits to the masterials you can use on an um2. probably the biggest limit is use of materials that need a very high temperature (fe peek..)

 

In the case of Xstrand and other "filled" materials you better use a hardened nozzle, like a 0.6mm Olson ruby. Filled materials can also wear out you feeder, so if you want to use a lot of filled materials you may want to upgrade the feeder to a bondtech.

 

http://olssonruby.com/

https://www.bondtech.se/en/product-category/upgrade-kits/ultimaker/

 

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Posted · XStrand with Ultimaker 2+ usage

@ultiarjan

Thank you for the info. I will do the change over as soon as i secure an order using the XStrand material.

Thank again.

Dom

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