colorFabb bambooFill 2.85mm

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colorFabb bambooFill 2.85mm

Product code: CLRFBF-285-BAMBOO



£36.00 incl. VAT.


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bambooFill 2.85mm filament by colorFabb is a high quality speciality 3D printing material. It is approximately 80% colorFabb PLA blended with 20% recycled bamboo fibres, creating a textured finish to your 3D printed parts. It also smells like wood as it prints!


Each colorFabb bambooFill spool contains approx. 600g of filament, is available in 2.85mm and 1.75mm diameters.


Due to the large variation of monitors, video cards, operating systems & Internet browsers and the effects each has on each other, the colours on this page may not exactly match the materials.

colorFabb bambooFill Technical Specifications



colorFabb bambooFill

PLA (approx. 80%) with recycled bamboo fibres (approx. 20%)




Recommended print temperature

195°C - 220°C

Recommended bed temperature 50°C - 60°C (if available. Heated bed not required)
Recommended print speed 40 - 100 mm/s
Spool hub hole


Spool diameter 200mm
Glass transition temperature 55°C

Compatible with wide range of FFF / FDM based 3D printers which

accept 1.75mm or 2.85mm filament 

Storage conditions

For best results, store in air-tight container

Approved food contact safe No


NB Properties and settings may vary depending on printer type and settings.

Does colorFabb bambooFill work with all 3D printers?

The colorFabb testlab features a wide range of popular 3D printers. colorFabb continuously test their products on a range of 3D printers to check the quality of the materials produced and to develop exciting new materials.


The following printers are used in the colorFabb lab: Ultimaker Original, Ultimaker Original Dual Extrusion, Ultimaker 2, Makerbot Replicator 2, Delta Tower (E3D hot-end), Felix 20, Leapfrog Creator, BEETHEFIRST. As such, colorFabb bambooFill can be used for most commercially available leading brands 3D FDM/FFF printers. Please check your specific printer set up, specification and operation of your 3D printer for compatibility.


bambooFill is likely to require some adjustment to your 3D printer settings to achieve the best results. For example, it is recommended to increase the flow rate with approximately 0-10%. This will allow the filament to keep passing through the hot zone at a steady pace.


What are the processing guidelines for colorFabb bambooFill filament?

  • Recommended extruder temperature: 190-210C°C

  • Recommended platform temperature: 50-60°C (if available, heated bed not required)

  • Recommended print speed: 40 - 100 mm/s


Is a heated bed necessary for printing with colorFabb bambooFill?

No, a heated bed is not necessary for printing in bambooFill. Should you wish to use a heated bed, the recommended platform temperature is 50-60°C. 


What is the diameter tolerance?

colorFabb use laser measurement systems to check the diameter of their filament real time during production. It’s measured over 1000 times per second and helps guarantee that each spool of colorFabb 3D printing filament is produced within tolerance. colorFabb can guarantee 0.05mm +/- on both 2.85mm and 1.75mm colorFabb 3D printing filament.



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