Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS
Formfutura Premium ABS

Formfutura Premium ABS

Regular price R 618.00
It doesn't matter which desktop 3D printer you have, as 3D Printing will always go smoothly with Formfutura filament. Our Premium 1.75mm ABS filament prints perfectly with all common desktop 3D printers. Amongst others:
  • RepRap (Mendel, Huxley, Prusa)
  • Solidoodle
  • MakerBot (Replicator, Replicator 2, Replicator 2X)
  • Leapfrog
  • UP! Plus, Up! Mini
  • AND MANY MORE....!
ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene in full), is a thermoplastic which, as its name implies, is produced by the polymerization of acrylonitrile, butadiene, and styrene. ABS is produced from fossil fuels, meaning that it is not biodegradable and has a greater environmental impact than PLA for instance. Because of its toughness and strength ABS is a very popular and common used thermoplastic in industry.

Product details

Our Premium ABS 3D printer filament is wrapped on a reusable plastic spool which contains approximately 1Kg of filament. Our spool-wrapped Premium ABS filaments are packed in a silica sealed bag and come in a cardboard box. Please see below for more details with respect to the weight and packaging of our spool-wrapped Premium ABS 3D printer filaments:

Filament Net Weight: ± 1 Kg
Spool Size (D x h): 195 mm x 85 mm
Spool Hub Diameter: 38 mm
Carton Box Size (L x W x H): 205 mm x 205 mm x 90 mm
Packaged weight 1.45 Kg

For more technical specifications about our Premium ABS Natural 3D printer filament, please have a look a the 'SPECIFICATIONS' tab. 

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General Tips & Tricks for printing with ABS filaments

The printing temperature guideline for printing with our Premium ABS filament is approximately 235°C to 256°C. As each desktop 3D printer has its own unique characteristics, you might need to tweak around with your temperature settings a bit to obtain the best results. To obtain optimal results for your prints you need to take into account variables like your 3D printer’s nozzle diameter, your printing speed settings, and layer height.

It is recommended to use a heated print bed when printing ABS. ABS has a tendency to warp, which makes it a difficult material to print without a heated print bed. Ideally your print bed temperature should be set at approximately 80° to 110 ° C. Please note that ABS will bend under too much heat, so after the first few layers, it’s best to turn down your print bed temperature a bit.

A good first layer adhesion is of the utmost importance in obtaining the best results for your prints.  Firstly make sure that you print bed is accurately levelled.


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