The Peachy Printer - The First $100 3D Printer & Scanner! by Rinnovated Design Below is a detailed video explaining how the Peachy Printer works through explanation and demonstration! The peachy printer is a Photolithographic printer. That means it uses a controlled beam of light to cure light sensitive resin into hard objects. The peachy moves a laser beam along the X and Y axes to create the shape of the object, while using a drip system to control the level of the resin on the Z axis which determines the height of the object. The object you want to print must first become a 3D model in Blender. The software we wrote as an add on to blender takes the data from that 3D model and translates it into an audio waveform. Now let's talk about the drip system that creates movement on the Z axis. Under The Hood Below are some detailed pictures showing under the hood of our current prototype. If you've seen our main video then you already know just how well these new methods work. How does the 3D Scanner work? More About Blender Manufacturing Plan #1 - Under 5000 orders
Robox : Desktop 3D Printer and Micro-Manufacturing Platform by C Enterprise (UK) Ltd. Works Out of the Box – Plug in the power and USB cord and start printing.. automated bed levelling, intuitive software and advanced hardware all come together to make Robox reliable and easy to use.High Resolution – Robox has one of the highest print resolutions of any FFF printer in the market - 20µm (0.02mm) layers.Dual Nozzle System for Speed - Robox includes a dual-nozzle system which closes the flow of material and lifts the unused nozzle. Up to 300% faster than our competitors.Automatic Material Recognition, No Vendor Lock-in - Robox requires no programming for different materials – just load the SmartReel and go! Each reel contains a chip which is programed with all the necessary parameters. You can load and programme these reels yourself or buy them loaded with filament ready to go.Quick-Change Head – The removable head system allows you to change the function of Robox quickly and easily. Want something that you can just plug and print? Fed up with high priced consumables? Play
The gMax 3D Printer - Print. Bigger. by Gordon LaPlante If we reach: Read About gMax Printer At: Imagine a world where you can come up with a design in your mind and have the physical object, large or small, in your hands with just a few clicks on a computer in the comfort of your own home or office. 3D printing is something that I was interested in long before I designed the gMax printer. Studying and working in architecture, I’ve been interested in building and design since childhood. Throughout this process I was working full-time and taking my exams to become a licensed architect, which I completed July 2012 – the first prototype was completed that Winter and I’ve been continuously updating, upgrading, and optimizing this printer ever since. Below are several renders showing the design's progression: With a 16'' x 16'' x 9'' (2,304 in3) build volume, the gMax 3D Printer is among the top when it comes to build volume capabilities. Also, the 16’’ square acrylic bed does not require heat if you’re using PLA. Summary:
Modular Desktop CNC Machine by AJ Quick What is CNC? A CNC is essentially a machine that is controlled by a computer and can perform highly intricate maneuvers over and over again (similar to a printer). In this case instead of dispensing ink onto the paper, it uses a cutting tool to cut very detailed shapes into common materials like wood, plastic, & aluminum. It is a critical machine in any manufacturing factory, or research and development lab. We think it’s a tool that will be found in every workshop and home garage in the future. We want to make that future a reality! The Pitch In August 2010 we pitched an idea to University of Minnesota staff to create a challenge for five graduating seniors in the field of Mechanical Engineering. Our Project Our CNC Machine is 26” by 20” with a useable cutting area of 18” x 12”. The Prototype One of the benefits of being designed by engineers means that we have already scrutinized every aspect in the prototype of our design. The Rewards $10 Level. At this level we would love your support.
Bukito Portable 3D Printer - Take it everywhere! by Diego Porqueras If you missed out on this Kickstarter project, you can visit Deezmaker.com for more information on how to get a Bukito See updates: Colors Strips, Aluminum plates, Heated Platform, LCD, Carrying Case and more! The Bukito is our new sturdy, fast and portable 3D printer. This new 3D printer design is the result of the desire and passion to make a great portable printer that we can take with us anywhere. Build Volume: 5"x6"x5" (125mmx150mmx125mm)Resolution: <50 microns (0.05mm) X/Y & 100 microns (0.1mm) ZNozzle Size: 0.5mmFilament Diameter: 1.75mm (No special cartridge needed)Speed: 150mm/sec - 350mm/sec Materials*: PLA, ABS, MABS, Nylon, LaywoodPower: Includes 110-240 Power adapter. * Some materials may require a different platform to print properly (which we will be offering later), but the extruder system can still handle all of these material. "We got to witness its stability first hand. Video From "Deezmaker Launches Bukito on Kickstarter"by Mike Titsch at 3D Printer World High Quality
RigidBot 3D Printer by Michael Lundwall Check our updates tab for the most updated information. **Now all $299 pledges and above have a heated bed! See stretch goals** Upgrade options - We have several upgrade options to add even more value to your RigidBot. What is 3D Printing 3D printing is an exciting technology where you can create and build plastic objects right from the comfort of your own home. Why RigidBot 3D? The RigidBot 3D Printer is an easy to use consumer 3D printer engineered for the everyday user. You can buy it fully assembled and ready to use, or in kit form and have fun putting it together. With our printer there is no limit to your creativity. The RigidBot 3D design is fully expandable in the X, Y and Z directions. Stretch Goals! We are excited to offer some new stretch goals that will benefit all of our backers at the $299 pledge level and higher. **In the news** Printed Examples Awesome Owl design by tom cushwa Great Design Specs The KIT
Printrbot: Your First 3D Printer by Brook Drumm I designed the Printrbot to be the simplest 3D printer yet. There are some great kits out there - the Makerbot, the Ultimaker, the Prusa Mendel, and others - but none as small and simple as the Printrbot. This all-in-one 3D printer kit can be assembled and printing in a couple of hours. Other kits will not only take you many more hours to build, they will also have hundreds more parts, and they will cost more. The Printrbot is my original design, but borrows from many great designers in the open source 3D printer world (check out reprap.org). Pictures of the Printrbot: Video of the Printrbot: More Info: printrbot.com Being a true RepRap means you will immediately be able to upgrade and modify the machine with parts you print yourself. This kickstarter will do more than fund a single project. Please, help us change the world. Thank you for your support!
NEXT GENERATION 3D PRINTER EXTRUDERS: THE RUGGED-HPX LINE by Dglass 3D RUGGED-HPX1: Single Extruder Plug-and-playAll-metal & precision bearing gearbox 2:1 gear reduction = greater torque & print qualityLightweight design results in higher quality & higher speed printing Durable design provides trouble-free printingInfinitely adjustable retraction 1.75mm or 3mm filamentLocally sourced parts, hand assembled by D3D team RUGGED-HPX2: Dual Extruder Plug-and-playAll-metal & precision bearing gearbox 2:1 gear reduction = greater torque & print quality Lightweight design for higher quality & higher speed printingDurable design provides trouble-free printingInfinitely adjustable retraction 1.75mm or 3mm filament Locally sourced parts, hand assembled by D3D team RUGGED-HPX2 MAX: Dual Extruder - the only Dual that's the size of a Single RUGGED-HPX4 MAX: Quad Extruder - the only Quad that's the size of a Dual The D3D team is proud to be back on Kickstarter for a second time with some exciting news. To summarize what they wanted, we call it “rugged reliability.” development.
QU-BD One Up - Open Source Production Ready 3D Printer by Chelsea Thompson The QU-BD One Up is the world's first production ready 3D printer to break the $200 barrier. It uses industry standard technology and electronics and everything is OPEN SOURCE! The source files will all be released a couple days BEFORE the Kickstarter campaign ends! *** Please note that we are having a company that shares our warehouse with us handle all packaging and shipping so that we can continue to focus on our all metal 3D Printers*** We are thrilled to offer the One Up and Two Up for the Holidays as an easy to assemble kit. Heated Bed and Full ABS Support: Add $74 to your pledge to add an upgraded power supply, silicone rubber heater and basalt bed. Stretch Goals! What's in the Kit? (4) Super Torquey NEMA 17 Stepper Motors (1) Anubis Hot End for 1.75mm Filament w/ Thermistor (1) Laser Cut Black Melamine Coated MDF Frame (1) Precision ACME Screw and Nut for the Z-Axis (6) LM8LUU Precision Linear Bearings w/ 6 8mm Smooth Rods (2) Aluminum HTD Pulleys w/ 3 Ball Bearings as Idlers
The Buccaneer® - The 3D Printer that Everyone can use! by Pirate3D Inc Manufacturing timeline and Stretch goals sections are at the very end for those who just want to go there. FAQ is also at the back, do check it out in case the questions you have are already answered there. Hi everyone! We have had many requests to see the internals of our 3D printer while it is printing. We ripped out the mechanics from our final casing and placed them into our prototype casing (which is transparent) for all of you to see! It's a bit messy because our prototype box doesn't have the compartments for proper storage but it looks great either way. The item printed is the Cute Octopus from Makerbot, Created by Jason Bakutis and is a creative common. We at Pirate3D are creating a full 3D printing solution for home consumers. Here is what we offer: Easy and Intuitive set up, The Buccaneer is built to be as easily set up as possible. Cloud Printing like pulling information directly from our store (Treasure Island) into your Buccaneer. Here is our baby, The Buccaneer. Summary Why?