3DXPro Low-Gloss PETG

$38.00

3DXPro™ Low-Gloss PETG is a specialty grade of PETG that offers a low-gloss, high-tech look. The low-gloss helps hide the layer lines and offers a more “technical look” to the parts as compared to higher gloss filaments.

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3DXPro™ Low-Gloss PETG Filament  

3DXPro™ Low-Gloss PETG is a specialty grade of PETG that offers a low-gloss, high-tech look.  The low-gloss helps hide the layer lines and offers a more “technical look” to the parts as compared to higher gloss filaments.  We love printing with PETG, but sometimes we don’t want the part to look like a shiny toy.  Our low-gloss PETG is perfect for applications that require the performance of PETG, but a more sophisticated fit and finish.

Please note: The producer of the low-gloss additive we use in this formulation has discontinued supply and unfortunately we are discontinuing the Low Gloss PETG.  

Benefits of 3DXPro™ Low-Gloss PETG include:

  • Low-gloss sheen – excellent finish
  • Superior Chemical Resistance vs. ABS
  • BPA Free
  • Amorphous:  Low shrink and warp
  • Low moisture absorption:  3X lower vs. ABS
  • Very low odor emitted during printing

General Print Recommendations:

  • Extruder Temp:  Low Gloss PETG does NOT printer the same as standard PETG.  Ideal extruder temp is 260 to 280°C, or higher depending on your printer / thermocouple set-up – some users report requiring temps up to 290°C to obtain optimal layer bonding.  The low-gloss additive in this material requires a higher extruder temp to achieve good layer bonding than you usually use for standard PETG.  You may need to increase nozzle temps by 20°C or higher than standard PETG settings if you have layer bonding issues.
  • Platform Temp:  60 – 80°C
  • Platform Prep:  Magigoo Bed Prep Adhesive, or Clean glass w/ 4mm Kapton Tape
  • Support:  Our Aquatek X1 water soluble support works great to create complex parts.
  • Drying Instructions:  Please see the drying instructions for when you want to dry out this filament.

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