3D printing with Nylon!!!! Flexibility!!!

Instructables user taulman has used nylon to print flexible 3D parts. This could be very interesting indeed for an application to textiles. Watch these videos to see the printing process and then the difference between ABS and nylon parts.

You can read more about the project on this instructables page http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-CNC-Machine-and-3D-Printer/

Now my mind is whirring with possibilities… Extruder here I come!


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About L.Calder

I am a designer maker mainly specialising in the field of textiles and design. I use colour changing and responsive dyes combined with simple electronics to create colourful pieces of work that can change depending on environment and programming. I also work with various materials and imagery to communicate concepts and ideas as well as create artefacts that are engaging and visually stimulating.

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