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by Excited4DLP
Wed Dec 03, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: Vat Design and Construction
Topic: Flex bottom VAT
Replies: 70
Views: 76628

Re: Flex bottom VAT

by Excited4DLP
Fri Oct 24, 2014 3:17 pm
Forum: Resins
Topic: Which brand of resin do you prefer to use?
Replies: 4
Views: 5295

Re: Which brand of resin do you prefer to use?

hi excited4dlp, i'm using a acer P1500 and i've tried 6 different manufacturer resin and within thos manufactures i've tried 2 or 3 types of resin.. mostly all resin will work.. it depends really on your application.. big parts, small parts.. hard parts, soft parts.. also mixing them with different...
by Excited4DLP
Fri Oct 24, 2014 1:50 pm
Forum: Resins
Topic: Which brand of resin do you prefer to use?
Replies: 4
Views: 5295

Which brand of resin do you prefer to use?

This will be my first time buying resin and seeing how there are so many different brands of resin and so many different types of printers out there I wanted to see who uses what with what type of printer. My printer has the Acer H6510BD (which is the same as the Acer P1500). Who else has the same p...
by Excited4DLP
Fri Oct 24, 2014 12:37 am
Forum: 3d Prints
Topic: My Printer in Actione - inc Flexvat
Replies: 44
Views: 35496

Re: My Printer in Actione - inc Flexvat

by Excited4DLP
Wed Oct 22, 2014 4:03 pm
Forum: Vat Design and Construction
Topic: Flex bottom VAT
Replies: 70
Views: 76628

Re: Flex bottom VAT/ THE BAGS

by Excited4DLP
Tue Oct 21, 2014 5:11 pm
Forum: Vat Design and Construction
Topic: Optically clear FEP or translucent?
Replies: 6
Views: 7184

Re: Optically clear FEP or translucent?

When i bought the FEP I did not know there where different types and their description does not designate which they sell (no adhesive): -Color: Clear -Temperature Range: Plain Back: -320° to 400° F, Adhesive Back: -100° to 400° F -Tensile Strength: Poor -Impact Strength: Not rated -Width tolerance...
by Excited4DLP
Tue Oct 21, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Vat Design and Construction
Topic: Flex bottom VAT
Replies: 70
Views: 76628

Re: Flex bottom VAT

Hi dangre, i do pre-tension my container Flex vat, as you can see in the picture below, I have room to tension the fep film by pushing a piece of 10mm electronical cable between the lid and the fep film. giving pretty tensed fep film. And thanks to my neighbour who cut of the bottom part of the con...
by Excited4DLP
Tue Oct 21, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Vat Design and Construction
Topic: Optically clear FEP or translucent?
Replies: 6
Views: 7184

Re: Optically clear FEP or translucent?

Good questions. I am on a search for the best FEP (or similar) film and am finding that the manufactures of these films make them in different grades (translucent, clear, etc.) which, I am sure, greatly changes the UV transmission. My film from McMaster seems to not transmit UV as well as what othe...
by Excited4DLP
Thu Oct 16, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: 3d Prints
Topic: My Printer in Actione - inc Flexvat
Replies: 44
Views: 35496

Re: My Printer in Actione - inc Flexvat

on alibaba, type in conveyor belt fep film - and try to get 0.05mm thick film(300mm wide). $50 for 0.5KG of film, which lots and lots of meters. Kind regards, Edwyn Is there a particular reason why you decided to go with 0.05mm thick FEP film instead of thicker like 0.1mm or 0.15mm? Is thinner bett...
by Excited4DLP
Thu Oct 16, 2014 3:19 pm
Forum: Vat Design and Construction
Topic: Optically clear FEP or translucent?
Replies: 6
Views: 7184

Re: Optically clear FEP or translucent?

Considering how thin FEP film used I would assume that there wouldn't be much light diffusion when using Optically Clear FEP film vs Translucent FEP film; whereas with Translucent FEP film because there is essentially extra added-in material to make the film translucent that would lead to less sharp...