Mar 10, 2013

HIPS - Limonene Soluble Support Material

Here is an interesting experiment with soluble 3d print support material. Support material used is HIPS (High Impact Polystyrene) in combination to support ABS. HIPS is soluble in Limonene (4-isopropenyl-1-methylcyclohexene). The results look pretty good.




More details on:
http://www.3dppvd.org/wp/2013/02/soluble-support-material/

Here are how to videos and experiments in dissolving HIP in Limonene-D and turpentine:

http://diy3dprinting.blogspot.com/2014/04/experiments-in-dissolving-hips-support.html