Yesterday ShenZhen Chenyue Technology Co. announced one of the new materials. The company, based in ShenZhen, China, is known for their wide range of filament, offered mainly in Asia. The announcement is for another flexible material that they call Golden Dolphin Flexible Filament.
Suitable for nearly every FDM/FFF printer, according to the company, this new filament comes in several colors including black, white, pink, yellow, purple, red, transparent, and transparent yellow. Below you will find the general specifications for this new line of filament, provided to us via email from the company (Note that the company’s website shows different specs. I assume that they simply have not updated their site yet):
- Diameter: 1.75mm / 3.00mm (diameter can also be customized if desired)
- Print Temperature: 200-220° C
- Platform Temperature: 0-50° C
- Suggested Print Speed: 30-60mm/sec
The filament–which is said to have outstanding thermal properties, and is available in both transparent and opaque colors–could have multiple uses for the avid 3D printing enthusiast. Chenyue Technology has not officially announced pricing details for this new line of filament yet, and they warn customers to keep the filament away from damp environments as it may cause less than optimum print quality. … (read more)