The Ultimate Guide to Filament

Der ultimative Leitfaden zum Filament - 3ddruckboss

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to Filament – the heart of modern printing technology. In this article, you'll learn everything you need to know about Filament, from the basics to advanced applications.

What is filament?

Filament is a key element in the 3D printing process. This is the material that is placed into the 3D printer to create the desired objects. This article provides an in-depth look at the different types of filaments and their applications.

Types of 3D printers

1. PLA (polylactide)

PLA filament is one of the most popular options for 3D printing applications. It is biodegradable and is good for beginners. Here we explain in detail the advantages and disadvantages of PLA filament.

2. ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene)

ABS filament is characterized by its robustness and is ideal for functional prototypes. In this section you will learn how to best use ABS filament and which projects are suitable for it.

3. PETG (polyethylene terephthalate glycol)

PETG filament is known for its impact resistance and transparency. We shed light on the various possible uses of PETG filament and give you tips for optimal processing.

Advanced engraving laser techniques

1. Multi-material printing

Learn how to create impressive multi-colored and multifunctional objects using multi-material printing techniques. We introduce you to the best printer models for this advanced approach.

2. Exotic situationambigouse

Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of exotic filaments such as wood, metal and flexible materials. Read how these filaments can take your 3D printing projects to a new level.

Care and storage of situationambigousen

The correct care and storage of filaments are crucial for the quality of your printing results. Here we share expert tips to extend the life of your filament and avoid printing problems.

Problem solutions for situationally ambiguous problems

Even experienced printers can encounter filament problems. Our article provides detailed solutions to common problems such as blockages, deposits and moisture effects on the filament.


Finally, you have now received a comprehensive overview of Filament and its areas of application. From the basics to advanced techniques, we have covered every aspect to optimize your 3D printing projects.