Summer 2017 Update

We've been at this for over 15 months now, which is incredible. Sales are as strong as ever - there are well over 2000 units out there, and maybe a dozen have been returned. That definitely confirms what we already thought: Flexion is a good product. We still maintain...

Flexion Extruder on Wanhao Duplicator i6 or Maker Ultimate

A lot of people have asked about the Flexion Extruder on the Zortrax M200 clones: Wanhao Duplicator i6 and Maker Ultimate. We have created a custom kit to allow the installation of the Flexion Extruder, and the fast, easy printing of flexible filament like Ninjaflex...

Ultra-flexible Filament – How to get it, how to print it?

UPDATE 3/4/2107 - We now sell X60 Ultra-flexible filament in our shop. It's even MORE flexible than the Jellyfish material described below. It is truly incredible to print with, and it opens a whole new world of potential parts you can make. Try it today! We...

Why the Cam Dial for compression control?

One question we are frequently asked is: Why did we choose the rigid cam tensioning method over the more typical spring-loaded design? In order to answer this question, we have to look at the system as a whole.   What we are after in the end is accurate control of the...

Flexion Extruder on the Flashforge Dreamer

Now you can print Ninjaflex and X-60 Filament on your  Flashforge Dreamer with the Flexion Extruder! What you will need 2x M3x8 Flat Head screws (add a comment to your order and we will include them for you) Phillips head screwdriver Tweezers Instructions: Make sure...

See us at RAPID 2016

Roy Kirchner of the Ultimate 3D Printing Store will be featuring the Flexion Extruder at his booth at Rapid 2016 in Orlando. Make sure you stop by his booth to check everything out. There will be a sample of the highly-flexible "Jellyfish" and ultra-flexible material...

Plastic Scribbler Asterid Mounting Instructions

Here is a photo of the Plastic Scribbler Asterid with a Flexion Extruder mounted to the X-carriage. It is possible to modify the printer and print Ninjaflex on a Plastic Scribbler Asterid at full-speed. However, these instructions are incomplete. If you would like to...

JGAurora Z 605S Flexion adapter

To install the Flexion Ninjaflex extruder on your JGAurora i3, and start printing Ninjaflex at full-speed, follow the instructions here: Instructable for Flexion Extruder Mount This relies pretty heavily on the ability to cut metal parts, including drilling and...

Water-tight Prints

There are loads of applications for Ninjaflex and other flexible filaments which require holding a liquid. So let's talk a little bit about some of those applications and how to get your 3D printer to achieve a water-tight print. Generally, the two categories are...

How Do We Compare to Other Flexible Filament Extruders?

There are a few options out there for flexible filament extruders, and each has its advantages and shortcomings. Let's take a look at them and see how they compare to the Flexion Extruder. There were previously three options for printing flexible material:...