EasyCork Filament Launched by Formfutura to Expand Wooden-Based Composite Range of Materials
The Dutch filament supplier is introducing a new wood composite to its growing list of materials.
EasyCork is a lightweight cork-filled PLA-based filament which is gravimetrically filled with approximately 30% cork fibres. This means that one kilogram of EasyCork contains 300 gram of lightweight cork fibres. These lightweight cork fibres make that EasyCork has an incredible high volumetric filling.
EasyCork is based on our EasyFil PLA compound added with cork-fibres, binding agents and modifiers resulting in a beautiful cork filament which allows you to 3D print objects with cork-like aesthetics and cork-like properties such as being lightweight and impact resistant. EasyCork is available in a natural dark cork and light cork variant.
The natural cork fillers in EasyCork will give your printed object a “living” appearance with very subtle natural linings/shades which can be reinforced by playing around with extrusion temperature variations during your 3D print.
The material is available in 1.75 and 2.85 mm spools, in both the Light and Dark, for €32,95. Samples are also available for €3,99.
EasyCork™ unique properties
- Real cork feel, look and smell
- High cork filling
- Zero warping
- Perfect first- and inter-layer adhesion
- Suitable for high printing speeds
- Impact resistant
- Great thermal stability and filament flowing behavior
EasyCork™ has an excellent roundness and very tight diameter tolerances, which makes this filament a perfect match with all common desktop 3D printers. Printing with EasyCork™ 3D printer filament will go very smoothly with basically all FFF/FDM technology based desktop 3D printers, such as:
- RepRap (Mendel, Huxley, Prusa)
- MakerBot (Replicator, Replicator 2, Replicator 2X)
- UP! Plus, Up! Mini
- AND MANY MORE….!
|Filament Net Weight:||± 0.5 Kg|
|Spool Size (D x h):||200 mm x 55 mm|
|Spool Hub Diameter:||52 mm|
|Carton Box Size (L x W x H):||200 mm x 200 mm x 60 mm|
|Packaged weight||1 Kg|
For more technical specifications about our EasyCork™ 3D printer filament, please have a look at the ‘SPECIFICATIONS’ tab or download the Technical Data Sheet via below button.