How One Decision Could Reduce your 3D Printing Waste by 20%

How One Decision Could Reduce your 3D Printing Waste by 20%

The problem of 3D printing waste is a growing concern in additive manufacturing. In a 2019 survey, users were asked about their thoughts on (rising) plastic use in 3D printing, and whether they perceived it to be a problem.  Two-thirds of those surveyed said yes, the...
Best Heat Resistant Filament Materials for 3D Printing

Best Heat Resistant Filament Materials for 3D Printing

With 3D printing increasingly used in industry for the production of end-use parts, “which filaments are heat resistant?” is a frequently asked question at Filamentive HQ. This article therefore seeks to answer those very questions – specifically, defining what...

Optimal ordering guide

  Recently, we’ve had a few of our customers comment on the cardboard ‘fillers’ we use in parcels. We do this to ensure that when there is additional room in the box, your products don’t move around too much and risk being damaged. However, we do understand that...
The Greener Filament Spool – MasterSpool vs Cardboard

The Greener Filament Spool – MasterSpool vs Cardboard

Having sustainability at the heart of our company’s operations, any initiative that aims to reduce wastage and use less plastic in 3D printing is welcomed by us. The MasterSpool initiative certainly grabbed our attention when it was first conceptualised (even before...