Thursday, 18 August 2016

3D Printing PLA Not Sticking

I have found that using blue masking tape works for helping adhesion of PLA on heated build plate. Though the brand I bought was not very good in that the print wouldn't stick to the plate. 3M blue masking tape is apparently the best for this. While I waited for this tape to arrive I used hairspray sprayed onto the glass build plate , this provided good adhesion for my prints. I like the idea of the blue tape as it's less messy than the hairspray method. 

1 comment:

  1. I'm using plain cheap painters tape from hardware store. If they won't stick, I wash them with isopropil alcohol.
    The first layer must go hot, low and fat.

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