The Filabot EX6 extruder is our professional level system, designed to be the best system for developing new polymers and for production of filament. The EX6 features a three-stage extrusion screw made from hardened and polished high-carbon stainless steel. The screw can be easily removed for cleaning and can be swapped out with the various other screw profiles to match the processing requirements of the polymer. With this new system, screws with different characteristics can be used as needed for each specific polymer, allowing screw designs to be tested and polymer output and consistency optimized. All screws have a 24:1 L/D ratio giving greater versatility and control compared to other extruders.
The EX6 features extrusion speed control and a 4 zone temperature control system. The speed control board includes an automatic, variable voltage control module that is engineered to regulate the precise RPM of the screw. The temperature zones are independently controlled allowing for a polymer specific heat profile.
The Filabot EX6 comes with a full one-year warranty on all parts.
Extrudable Plastics: ABS, ABS Flame Retardant, 4043D PLA, 3D850 PLA, 3D870 PLA, PC, HIPS, PP, PS, ULTEM, PEEK, NYLON, HDPE, PETG, and WAX. Low to Higher Melt Flow Polymers
Extrusion Rate: Over 10 pounds per hour
Filament Sizes: 1.75 and 2.85mm
Material Input Size: 1/8th of an inch pellets to powder
Material Capacity: Hopper - 195 cubic in
Screw Void - 2.37cubic in
Feed Port - 195 cubic in
Temperature Control: 4 Independently PID controlled heat zones, all with active fan cooling for consistent heating
Feed Screw and Drive:
0-100rpm Speed Control
24:1 L:D Ratio Screw
Removable and upgradable screw
17-4 PH Stainless Steel and Hardened to Condition H900
3D870 running 365 - 435 psi
Max (plugged nozzle) 765 psi
Universal Power Input: 110 VAC or 220 VAC - 50 to 60hz - 1550 watts
Physical Characteristics: Weight 50lbs (23kg) and dimensions of 29.7in x 9.1in x 8.4in
Full 1 Year Warranty
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