Infographic: choosing your filament

Learn more about the characteristics of some common 3D printing filaments and which ones are best for which application.

Do you know the difference between PLA and PET? What 3D printing filament materials require a heated enclosure? Learn more about 6 common 3D printing filaments in this infographic, based off this editorial on choosing your filament from Thienthy Nguyen, Jenny Tai, Dylan Romero and Alexis Dang (University of California San Francisco, CA, USA).

Source: Getting started with 3D printing, part 1: optimizing filament choice. 3DMedNet.