ColorFabb dark grey nGen is a copolyester which prints perfectly once you figure out the correct settings. This grey is a perfect color for the dark grey for a classic Nintendo NES. ColorFabb nGen is sold on 750g plastic spools.

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Recommended Print Settings

Temperatures

  • Hot End - 240 Celsius
  • Bed - 85¬†Celsius

Speeds

  • Print Speed - 50mm/s
  • First Layer Speed - 30mm/s
  • Perimeter Speed - 30mm/s
  • Infill Speed - 60mm/s
  • Cooling Fan Speed - 30-80%

Structure

  • Perimeters - 2 or 0.8mm - 1mm
  • Top and Bottom Layers - 4 to 5 or 1mm
  • Infill - 15%

Retraction

  • Distance - 0.8mm*
  • Speed - 35mm*
  • Z-Lift - 0.6mm

Bridging

  • Bridge Flow - 85%
  • Bridge Speed - 30mm/s
  • Bridge Cooling - 80%

Physical

  • Bed Adhesion - Glue Stick (Required on PEI)
  • Nozzle Type - Brass (Standard)
  • Enclosure - None
* Values will differ for printers with Bowden extruders

 

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