Providing adequate heat to your 3D printer hotend is vital to consistent extrusion and high-quality prints. These heater cartridges from E3D are perfect for use with any lite6, v6, or Volcano hotend and are available in either 12 or 24v to match your printer's power supply. 30w heaters are the standard and provide long-lasting, consistent performance. For quicker heat-up times, and especially recommended for Volcano users, the 40w version delivers additional power.

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Keep your hotend at peak performance with a genuine E3D Ceramic Heater Cartridge

These Ceramic Heater Cartridges from E3D are the standard heater for the lite6, v6, and also Volcano style hotends. They delivery consistent heating up to 300°C for use with all standard materials including PLA, ABS, PETG, Nylon, and flexibles like TPU and TPE. The electrical leads are insulated to increase the life of the heater and also to protect the wiring from these high temperatures. Whether you are new to 3D printing or upgrading an older machine with a brand new hotend, a Ceramic Heater Cartridge from E3D is an industry-standard component that will serve you for years to come.

12v 30w Heater Cartridge in beautiful blue

Get the most out of a great heater with proper PID settings

Even the best hardware can provide sub-par results if not backed up with good settings. Anytime you change components of a 3D Printer hotend, be sure to run through a PID tune procedure to update the configuration and maximize performance. P, I, and D are three values in a printer configuration that set exactly how much power is required to achieve a specific temperature with a given setup, and every single printer is going to have its ideal values. Configuring PID is very easy, simply follow along with our guide to get your new heater cartridge running better than ever.

24v 30v Heater Cartridge

Technical Specifications

  • Voltage: 12v OR 24v
  • Wattage: 30w OR 40w
  • Max Temperature: 300°C
  • Lead Length: 1000mm (1m)
  • Cartridge Length: 20mm
  • Cartridge Diameter: 6mm
  • Connector Type: E7508 Ferrules
  • Color Guide:
    • 12v 30w: Blue
    • 12v 40w: Red
    • 24v 30w: Yellow
    • 24v 40w: White
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