Thermoplastic Filaments: A Bonding Method Primer (.PDF Download)

Regardless of object size, it’s good practice to know which methods of bonding can be employed using thermoplastic resin and how to avoid the pitfalls associated with using the wrong approach (including deformation and, in some cases, “burning” the material). Nobody wants to waste both time and money by damaging your projects. With that in mind, below are several methods of bonding designed to connect thermoplastic objects together.

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