Let's have a look at the energy needed to grind PLA pellets

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Waste plastic turned into raw material for 3D printing.

norbert-heinzNorbert Heinz 03/17/2024 at 13:530 Comments

To get a better idea how to improve my pellet grinder, I had a closer look at the energy needed to turn pellets into powder:

With the simple experiments carried out in the video, you get a better idea of what material throughput a low power router turned into a plastic mill can deliver.