Sandoz 3D Silk PLA has a stunning sheen. It is smooth to the touch and pleasing to look at. A fantastic filament for show pieces, vases, busts and special gifts. Sandoz 3D Silk PLA will make people turn their heads and ask questions. People will not believe this is plastic.
**We recommend that this filament is used for decorative purposes only. Functional prints will lack the strength necessary to be reliable for a long time. The additives that make this filament extremely silky and shiny also work against layer adhesion.
Diameter: 1.75 mm ± 0.03 mm
Print Temperature: 200 - 230°C
Hot Bed Temperature: 50-65°C
Print Speed:50 - 110 mm/s
Filament Weight: 1Kg
Empty Spool Weight: 193g
Please remember that print temperatures and speeds are a guideline and exact settings will be different for every machine. We recommend that you print a temperature tower and stringing tests to find the best settings for you.
(Watch Teaching Techs video for the easiest way to calibrate your machine and set it up for success with different filaments)
Spool comes vacuum-sealed in a bag with desiccant
PLA stands for Polylactic Acid. Made from renewable resources such as corn starch or sugar cane, it’s a natural polymer designed to substitute widely used petroleum-based plastics.
-PLA is bio-based and biodegradable.
-PLA is a thermoplastic, meaning that it can be melted and reshaped without significantly degrading its mechanical properties.
-It is derived from renewable resources
PLA plastic is recognized as safe by the United States Food and Drug Administration. Additionally, it is safe for all food packaging applications.