The Filabot will be released under the Attribution + Noncommercial (by-nc) License.
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Yes the feed screw will be driven by a variable speed motor. It is assumed that different plastics will have a different extrude rate.
The heating element will be a coil that can vary temperature to accommodate for different types of plastic.
After the plastic comes out of the tip it will then be cooled by some system, then rolled onto a spool for printing.
Yes, In the finial model there will be interchangeable tips that the user can chance biased on the size of filament that is needed.
Yes, Every part of the Filabot will be automated. All the user will have to do is to put the bottles in. Then remove the spool for printing.
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