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ColorFabb Laser Marking PLA Filament - 2.85mm (0.75kg)

Laser Marking PLA is the latest innovative material released from the material research group at ColorFabb. This material contains a laser-sensitive additive that is optimized to work with Nd:YAG (solid-state) and fiber lasers in the 980-1064nm wavelength. Laser Marking PLA displays the same ease of use and properties that is expected when printing with standard PLA material.

Note: This material will not work with CO2 lasers.

Product No. M-VYD-U251
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ColorFabb Laser Marking PLA is available in a light grey, similar to RAL 9018.


The laser-sensitive additive in ColorFabb Laser Marking PLA allows users to engrave product information right onto printed parts. This material can be used in a wide range of applications such as the creation of mementos and souvenir, engraving product bar codes and QR code, listing product information or batch data, or to simply give finished parts a more professional and distinguished look.

Laser markings on this material are permanent, waterproof, wear and heat resistant, lightfast, and resistant to chemicals - additionally, no pre or post-treatment is required.

Laser markings on this material are permanent, waterproof, wear and heat resistant, lightfast, and resistant to chemicals.


The following settings are recommended for successfully printing with this material:

Print Temperature:

  • 195°-220°C

Print Speed:

  • 40-100mm/s

Print Bed Temperature:

  • 50°-60°C

* Laser Marking PLA contains a laser-sensitive additive optimized to work within a 980-1064 nm wavelength. The material has been tested successfully with a Nd:YAG- and  fiberlasers. Laser marking PLA will not work with CO2 lasers.

Users can engrave bar or QR codes onto Laser Marking PLA - giving finished products a more professional and distinguished look.


  • Spool Size: 0.75kg
  • Diameter Tolerance: ± 0.05 mm
  • Density: 1.210-1.430 g·cm-3
  • Glass Transition Temperature: 55°C

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