With this HotEnd you can create a beautiful 3d printed object in multicolor. The diamand Hotend is for 1.75mm filament and the nozzle size is 0.4mm.
It is called a diamond Hotend because of the diamond shape of the nozzle. This shape makes it possible to create the smallest possible mixing chamber. This is a great feature because it will make sure that there will be no unnecessary waste of filament, but the most important thing is that will make the color shifts as fast as possible.
So just to sum it all op the features are:
3 pcs inputs for 1.75 mm filament;
0.4 mm nozzle;
Smallest possible mixing chamber for minimal waste and fast color change;
Cutout for standard 40W heater cartridge and leaded thermistor;
3 pcs threaded mounting holes for state of the art E3D v6 series coldend;
Combined mounting bracket and airguide for optimal cooling by a 50mm high efficiency fan;
Weighs only 250 grams.
And what are the benefits?
Better precision compared to multi-nozzle printing;
Prints with 3 different colors;
Minimal filament waste.
The conclusion can be made that if you want to make multicolor 3D prints you should definitely give the Diamond HotEnd a try!
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