Question type of material do printers print in? It depends on the printer the new printers print in high quality plastic filament and nylon webbing, but the old printers did print in ABS plastic and glass filled poly-carbonate (strong plastic material).
Make Your Own 3D Printer Filament with the ExtrusionBot
This machine, called the Extrusionbot, makes it able to make your own filament for a printer. With this machine is it possible to make the filament from different kind of materials. It saves time and money for a producer.
Here’s the situation: a kilogram of printer filament costs about A kilogram of plastic pellets costs less than a tenth of that. Finally, a DIY desktop way of turning plastic pellets into printer filament.