Not all glue sticks are the same.

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hcdbey
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Not all glue sticks are the same.

Postby hcdbey » Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:34 am

My favorite glue stick, for years, has been FantaStick washable but my country has limited availability of it now so I have tried others.

Recent trial was Dolphin Stick washable.

The Dolphin Stick creates a pitted first layer. FantaStick doesn't.
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The part printed using Dolphin. It has a dull finish that doesn't reflect light well.

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The part printed using FantaStick. It has a smooth finish that reflects light well.

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The other layers above layer 1 are the same between the parts leading me to conclude that the problem is with the glue.

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