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Transparent or translucent?

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What is PLA+ or modified PLA? How is it different than regular PLA?

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In general PLA+, depending on the brand, is a mixture of other plastics or plasticizer to help improve upon the weaknesses of regular PLA like brittleness and moisture absorbing. However PLA+ / modified PLA may require higher printing temperature due to whatever added during the manufacturing process. There is no definite answer if PLA+ is better than PLA or vice versa. Some customers like PLA and hates PLA+ while some prefers PLA+. It all depends on your application and preference.   Based on our experience, we would recommend regular (basic) PLA to users who are new to 3D printing as it is...

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