Thermoplastic Printhead

BIO X Thermoplastic Printhead User Manual
For BIO X's Temperature-Controlled Printhead user manual, please feel free to refer to the attached user manual below for your reference. For further a...
Thu, 21 May, 2020 at 2:54 AM
How to clean the thermoplastic printhead cartridge
1. Remove the printhead from the printhead mount.  2. Remove the nozzle with the wrench while the printhead is warm.  3. Return the printhead to the mount...
Tue, 1 Oct, 2019 at 12:45 PM
How does the thermoplastic printhead work?
The thermoplastic printhead utilizes a heating unit at the base of the printhead to heat up the cartridge and nozzle. The heat melts the thermoplastic granu...
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 2:45 PM
What volume cartridges fits in the thermoplastic printhead?
The thermoplastic printhead cartridges can hold up to a volume of 10ml of granulate or other material, however we reccommend using only the amount of materi...
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 2:45 PM
How much should I fill the cartridge with granulate and where should the plunger sit?
The top of the plunger must be completely below the lip within the cartridge to ensure a tight seal. It is recommended to fill the plunger to a maximum abo...
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 2:46 PM
What is the purpose of the plunger?
The plunger is utilized to compress and extrude the melted thermoplastic from the cartridge. The plunger ensures that the granulate is compressed evenly and...
Mon, 13 Apr, 2020 at 3:42 PM
Can I fill the cartridge when warm or hot?
It is not recommended to fill the thermoplastic cartridge when it is warm or hot. This may result in thermoplastic graduate being melted or stuck to the wal...
Mon, 13 Apr, 2020 at 3:42 PM
What is the temperature range of the thermoplastic printhead?
The thermoplastic printhead can heat up to 250 °C from room temperature. This printhead cannot cool.  
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 2:48 PM
How long should I preheat the thermoplastic printhead cartridge prior to rinting?
Preheating time is going to depend on the material you are printing. It is recommended to preheat for a minimum of 15 minutes to ensure the polymer is melte...
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 2:48 PM
What nozzles can I use with the thermoplastic head cartridge?
The thermoplastic printhead cartridge is threaded for nozzles with an M6 male connector. Nozzles with this threading are compatible with the cartridge and t...
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019 at 2:49 PM