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Gen2 Form: PLA Testrun

A project log for Making Plates out of Recycling Material

We run a Precious Plastic Workspace and want to expand our abilities to process plastic. This project is about making plastic sheets.

DevLab.nrwDevLab.nrw 01/23/2021 at 16:450 Comments

The Gen2 mold works good. It is easy to fill and the combo of silicone spray and V4A, makes it easy to unmold. Tests with PLA have been difficult, because it tends to crack. Playing with the amount of flakes and temperature brought no better results. We will move on with other materials.

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