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This third generation hot bed (MK3) can be used at both 12 and 24 volts and its rounded edges and countersunk fixing screw holes make it the best candidate if we want to use a glass base or any other type of printing base since we can use the entire surface.
The heated bed is a very important element in 3D printers when working with filaments that shrink when they cool down like ABS but, it is also very helpful when printing with other plastics like PLA or PETG where it provides an extra adhesion, increasing the number of successful prints.
Although it is technically possible to print directly on the heated bed, we recommend some kind of material or element like:
For this model you also need to purchase a thermistor
or a thermistor with cable