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June 6, 2013 AT 1:00 am

Hyrel 3D introduces new extruder for printing with Clay, Plasticine & Play-Doh #3dthursday

Hyrel 3D introduces new extruder for printing with Clay, Plasticine & Play-Doh, from 3Ders.org:

Atlanta-based Hyrel 3D has created a new extruder, which can print with Clay, Plasticine and even Play-Doh and RTV Silicone.

According to Daniel Hutchison of Hyrel 3D, this HYREL Emulsifiable Extruder (EMO1) has several advantages including:

  • The cartridge-based system, which the user can load themselves.
  • The ability to reuse the material. Thus it has a very low impact on the environment.
  • Modular, using Hyrel 3D’s patent pending interchangeable head technology.
  • Currently operated at room temperature, with no extra heat requirements, therefore no chance of getting burned.
  • Perfect for schools – from Elementary up!
  • Does not require a homogenized build environment (air ducts do not affect the prints).
  • Safe and Non-toxic (clay, plasticine & Play-Doh).
  • Variety of materials is virtually limitless

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