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Which is the right filiament type to print breakable children's toy parts such as small gears

I won't even ask why you need this and I assume you've done your homework about the issues. 3D printed gears are notorious for failing even when designed well, so the idea in general should be pretty ...
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Which is the right filiament type to print breakable children's toy parts such as small gears

deliberate/planned obsolescence is the term you look for If you design parts that break after some time, you plan their obsolescence. That you do by a deliberate choice of material and working ...
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PLA not sticking to the build plate

I don't think it's because of Cura. You can try if it still works with the older version. Otherwise, clean your print bed with isopropanol before printing to remove residues or level again. Without ...
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Ringing with Ultimakers, what is the cause?

have been used quite a lot for the past three years The problem, even if belts and such seem ok, might be that other parts start to wear out. The part that contributes te most to ringing is the ...
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