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Create incredible 3D printer filament with ProtoCycler

Capabilities

  • Industry Exclusive fully automatic operation for multiple plastics.

  • Create filament for all FDM and FFF 3D printers
  • Reduce filament costs up to 80%

  • Create custom colored filaments: mono-color, rainbow or transitioning colors

  • Create custom filament blends e.g. HDPE / ABS, or experiment with additives and plastic modifiers.

  • Fully tested and proven with the most common 3D printing plastics, including PLA, ABS, PETg, HIPS, Nylon, and more!

  • Desktop software to unleash ProtoCyclers advanced extrusion capabilities

  • Experiment with post-consumer plastic waste with integrated grinder.

Patented MixFlow Extruder

High Performance Extruder

  1. PATENTED MixFlow technology for the best extrusion possible.

  2. NEW High flow ceramic insulated drive tube and hopper for trouble free operation.

  3. NEW Integrated pressure sensor for increased performance.

  4. High power, 250W heater with thermal shutoff for the quickest startup times.

  5. Nema 23 stepper with 5:1 gear reduction for extreme 1000 oz-in torque.

  6. Replaceable brass nozzle with filter.

Integrated grinder

Integrated Grinder

  1. NEW Precision machined, Nitride hardened 4140 chromoly steel grinding wheels

  2. NEW High strength grinder clearing inserts.

  3. High torque 32:1 gearing system.

  4. UL Certified electromechanical interlock system for complete safety.

  5. Grinder sorting system (not shown) ensures parts are adequately ground.

Built in diameter feedback

Industry Leading Control System

  1. NEW Industry exclusive, twin diameter measurement system with user adjustable sensors

  2. High power cooling fan for any material.

  3. Proprietary pulling system for accurate diameter control.

  4. Built in spreader for distributed spooling.

  5. 3rd party certified to the highest standards by UL, ULc, CE, FCC, and RoHS

Command Center Software

Exclusive Computer Software

  1. NEW Professional software for increased control and automation capabilities.

  2. NEW Easily modify automatic extrusion profiles

  3. Easily monitor and log every aspect of extrusion

  4. Experiment with new plastics with full manual control

  5. Advanced scripting and automation functionality

  6. Lifetime software and firmware updates included

ProtoCycler Precision

Tech Specs

  • Diameter tolerance: +/- 0.05mm

  • Extrusion speed: Up to 10 ft/minute

  • Electrical usage: 90 W avg

  • Dimensions: 15” x 14” x 9” – 20 kgs

  • Grinder input: 4” x 5”

  • Hopper Capacity: Expandable

  • Max Temp: All metal hot end for most plastics under 250 C