Jun 14, 2013

Carbon and Kevlar fiber reinforced 3d printed parts

Great idea and works perfectly! Richard reinforced 3d printed parts with carbon and aramid (kevlar) fibers and achieved great increase in strength and durability!





http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:91464


Kudos to you RichMac46!






























Update (13.2.2014.):

Mar One , the first carbon fiber 3d printer is released. it basically uses similar method, but much more advanced:

http://diy3dprinting.blogspot.com/2014/01/mark-one-first-carbon-fiber-3d-printer.html


Update (11.5.2016.):

Here is a detailed construction log and manual by Petr Rubeš on how he used this technique to produce light and strong drone propeller carrier.




Instructables tutorial:

http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Strong-3D-Component-Carbon-Fiber-Parts/