MakerBot Filament | Our Spookiest Filament Yet


This October, we’re adding a little glow to your All Hallows’ Eve festivities. MakerBot® Glow-in-the-Dark PLA Filament for the MakerBot® Replicator® 2 Desktop 3D Printer is now available at the MakerBot Store! Like all MakerBot Filament, Glow-in-the-Dark PLA Filament is manufactured and in-house tested to meet the highest quality standards. This time, we’ve added a MakerBot a special dye that glows a ghostly green in the dark.

You don’t need sunlight to power up your Glow-in-the-Dark PLA Filament: any light source will do the trick in just two to three minutes. Try printing out a glow-in-the-dark version of something spooky like this:

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Tip: The brighter the light source, the more powerfully it will glow. We’ve found that charging MakerBot Glow-in-the- Dark PLA Filament with a UV LED flashlight packs a potent punch.