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Topic: Single Extruder Multi-Color Prints are here

I know people have asked about joining two colors of filament on here before...

https://hackaday.com/2016/06/20/mosaic- … -printing/


http://www.mosaicmanufacturing.com/

SD2 with E3D, SD Press, Form 1+
Filastruder
NYLON (taulman): http://www.soliforum.com/topic/466/nylon/

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Re: Single Extruder Multi-Color Prints are here

Seems advanced, but $999 ?

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Re: Single Extruder Multi-Color Prints are here

not good for detailed color change parts since smoosh factor rules on when filament  reaches print surface

Solidoodle 2 with Deluxe kit cover & glass bed with heater. and 2nd board SD2 used not 3rd and alum platform not installed yet still wood. also need cooling fan installed to board. use Repetier Host couple vers. Slic3r also have all free ware STL programs

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Re: Single Extruder Multi-Color Prints are here

Despite all the disadvantages, I think this is huge, really. I mean, as an idea, it's great, even though it clearly needs more revision.

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Re: Single Extruder Multi-Color Prints are here

Josef Prusa Has just announced an upgrade to his new Mark 2 that will allow for up to 4 colors

http://www.3ders.org//articles/20160929 … twist.html

http://www.3ders.org//images2016/josef-prusas-mk2-set-to-enter-the-multi-color-3d-printer-race-with-a-clever-twist-02.jpg


With final release we expect shipping by the end of November 2016 and is it available for preorder.

4 material version is $249 or €269 with VAT

2 material version is $199 or €219 with VAT

Preorder on SHOP.PRUSA3D.COM.

tin

Soliddoodle 4 stock w glass bed
Folger Tech Prusa 2020 upgraded to  ED3v6 and titan extruder
Marlin/Repetier Host/ Slic3r and Cura

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That is very nice. I wonder how hard it would be to put that on my HICTOP Prusa i3 variant.

Robox printer, HICTOP (Prusa i3 variant) Model 3DP17 printer, ELEK 2.5W laser engraver, AutoDesk 123D Design, Windows 10