In store at 2d print world Aylesbury
In store at 2d printworld Aylesbury

3D Printers

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BQ Hephestos 2017

£480.17 Code P10020

The all new BQ Hephestos Based on the popular Prusa i3 design PRINTING SPEED Maximum: up to 80-100 mm/s* Recommended: 40-60 mm/s *Subject to materials, profles and software used. OPERATING CONDITIONS Optimum operating temperature range 15 ºC to 25 ºC. RESOLUTION Maximum: 60 microns High: 100 microns Medium: 200 microns Low: 300 microns DIMENSIONS Product without PLA reel (x)460 x (y)383 x (z)430 mm Product with PLA reel: (x)460 x (y)383 x (z)580 mm Packaging box: (x)662 x (y)485 x (z)155 mm Print volume: (x)215 x (y)210 x (z)180 mm MATERIALS Filaments of 1.75 mm diameter: PLA, wood, bronze & copper EXTRUDER MECHANICS Own design extruder 0.4 mm nozzle for 1.75 mm ?lament Heat sink with axial fan controlled by ?rmware Printed cooling blower GENERAL MECHANICS Powder-coated steel base and frame Hard chrome bars for the X, Y and Z axis LM8UU linear ball bearing on X, Y, Z Toothed pulleys with axial bearings for the X, Y pulleys Cable chain Flexible couplings for the screwed rods of the Z axis Glass cold bed (220 x 220 mm) 4-point print bed levelling system with shock absorber Quick-change clip system for the print bed Knurled knobs facilitate bed levelling ELECTRONICS In-house designed BQ Zum Mega 3D controller Menu navigation via LCD display with a rotary encoder push Power supply 12 V 100 W Extruder has a 100k thermistor Heat cartridge 12 V 40 W SOFTWARE Marlin-derived ?rmware designed by BQ Accepted ?les: .gcode Recommended environments: Cura Software, slic3r Accepted ?les Compatible OS: Windows XP or later, Linux and Mac OS X or later COMMUNICATIONS Standard SD card reader Micro-USB type B port SECURITY Extruder is fitted with an In-house designed protector BOX CONTENTS Assembly guide Warranty and important information Structural elements WEIGHT Product plus box: ~15 Kg LICENCE Creative Commons - Attribution - Share Alike

Craftbot 2

£0.00 Code

CraftBot 2 was designed with the aim to further enhance connectivity and freedom of use. It incorporates all the consumer and professional feedback gained from CrafBot Plus. CraftBot 2 has a more durable cable structure and wireless connectivity. CraftBot 2 is an easy-to-use, plug-and-play device – you can get from unpacking to printing your first 3D object even in minutes. Wireless connectivity With the new WiFi connection the 3D printing process can be controlled and manage wirelessly With the help of the CraftBot 2 application users can start and stop the printing process, control the heat settings, the fans and the light. Printing accuracy The 100 micron/layer resolution allows CraftBot 2 to provide a very high printing quality. Printing size Small from the outside, but huge inside – CraftBot 2 has an impressive built volume of 250 mm x 200 mm x 200 mm (approx. 10” x 8” x 8”). Color LCD touchscreen CraftBot 2 has an intuitive, well-organized navigation menu giving constant information on the printing process Constant control Users can alter printing parameters any time by the touchscreen – even during the printing process! Heatable & removable build platform Heating prevents warping and sticking. Removable build platform is easier to clean. USB connection Connect and control printing directly by connecting your CraftBot 2 printer to your PC via USB cable. Direct pendrive information load Easiest way to upload your sliced 3D model to CraftBot’s memory. In the box you will find a pendrive with samples so you can immediately test your device. CraftWare Universal, advanced 3D printer software with a user-friendly graphical interface. Its advanced slicing algorithm ensures faster conversions and better results. Other colours available on request - Blue, Orange, Red, White & Green (Extended Delivery Time/Cost)

Hephestos-2 Prusa Kit

£826.10 Code p10013

Announcing the BQ Prusa Hephestos 2. In Stock for next day Free delivery* Building on the success of the Hephestos-1, this kit has been extensively re-engineered, providing the following additional features: - Faster build time - now only 1-2 hours - Self levelling bed - New double drive gear drive - Inductive sensor for greater precision - Improved electronics with new LCD display With the Hephestos 2, BQ have replaced the printed plastic parts with metallic ones. The use of aluminium and steel provides a professional finish and a more robust structure. These materials are combined with semi-transparent polymethacrylate parts which partially conceal the internal mechanism of the printer. It also has three support points and a retractable leg, which moves on the Z axis to adjust the height and stabilise the printer. Assembly is literally as easy as A B C - just unpack and assemble according to the layers. The printer is capable of printing with the following materials: - PLA - Bronze - Wood - Copper - Filaflex Specification Printing speed Maximum: 200 mm/s* *Subject to materials, profiles and software used. Resolution Very high - 50 microns High - 100 microns Medium - 200 microns Low - 300 microns Dimensions Product without PLA reel - 450 x 516 x 571 mm (static) 605 x 516 x 571 mm (dynamic) Product with PLA reel - 450 x 516 x 661 mm (static) 605 x 516 x 661 mm (dynamic) Extruder mechanics Own design extruder with double drive gear traction setting and filament guide to maintain compatibility with flexible or soft filaments. 0.4 mm nozzle for 1.75 mm filament Finned dissipator with axial fan controlled by firmware (low noise) Cooling blower Sensor specifically designed for 3D printing (auto-levelling) General mechanics Powder-coated aluminium base and frame Hard chromed bars for the Y axis Lineal ball bearing for the Y axis Recirculating ball bearing guides with flat runner for the X and Z axes Cable chain Flexible couplings for the screwed rods of the Z axis 3-point print bed levelling system with shock absorber Rapid system for changing print bed Software Marlin-derived firmware New features: auto-levelling, manual levelling using inductive sensor exclusively designed for 3D printing, power-saver system Improved user interface Recommended environment: Cura Software, slic3r, Repetier, Kisslicer Files accepted: .gcode Compatible operating systems: Windows XP or later, Linux and Mac OS X or later Communications SD card reader Type B micro-USB port Box contents Zum Mega 3D LCD screen with rotating encoder and navigation button Glass cold bed 220 x 305 mm Power supply unit 220 AC 12 DC 100 W 100k thermistors on Hot-End Heater cartridge 40 W 12 V Watch the video of it being assembled here Watch a video of an I Love You box being printed in wood here * Free Delivery Limited Time Only Next day delivery if ordered by 11am

STARTT 3D Printer Kit

£129.00 Code P10025

3D Print World's Verdict The STARTT is a great introduction to 3D printing. It is supplied as a simple kit that can be assembled in around 5 hours. We have carefully produced a downloadable guide as well as a set of instructional videos to guide you along the way. Once built the printer is capable of printing objects up to 14 x 12 x 13 cm in size out of PLA. No More Manual Slicing for the STARTT! You can now print 25,000 objects on your STARTT printer without manual slicing thanks to the latest innovation on MyMiniFactory . STARTT users can simply select the object with "click and print preview" on MyMinFactory. All that is left to do is to click the "3D print button", your object will be automatically sliced for you and a G-Code generated into your SD card. You are all set to STARTT printing. Who is the STARTT printer for? Anyone looking for an inexpensive way to start 3D printing. Technology enthusiasts who love to see how things work. Parents who are looking for a great activity for bonding with their children. Students interested in the freedom to design and create at home. Why is the STARTT right for you? Affordably priced compared to other printers. Good printing quality, especially for the price. Comes with an easy to follow instructional guide with online video tutorials. A fully supported 3 month warranty on manufactured parts. Key Features Easy to assemble. The more technical components are already put together. Changeable nozzles of 0.3, 0.4 and 0.5mm let you choose your resolution. Nozzle temperature ranges between 170°C to 275°C. All tools you need are in the box. Assembly will only take around 5 hours to complete. Compatible with any open source slicer including Simplify 3D and Cura. Comes with 10 free 3D printable designs complements of MyMiniFactory. Find the guide, videos and operating software for STARTT here. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS Manufacturer Startt Colour Black No. of Heads 1 Nozzle Diameter (mm) 0.4 mm Build Volume W x D x H (mm) // W x D x H (inch) 120 x 140 x 130 mm Printing Temperature 210 °C Printing Technology FDM Filament Diameter (mm) 1.75mm Weight 4 kg Material type PLA Heated Bed No Build Plate Plastic Layer Thickness (microns) 100 - 300 microns Platform Levelling Manual Dimensions 34 x 31 x 32 cm Connectivity SD Card, USB Slicing Software Cura File Input Format STL, OBJ Software Compatibility Windows, Mac, Linux

Witbox 2

£1348.66 Code P10014

Witbox was bq's first 3D printer. It was ranked in the top five best printers in the world and reached more than 50 countries in just under a year. But they wanted more. Building on an excellent product, they have managed to create a more reliable, convenient and practical 3D printer - the Witbox 2 . A ready-to-use printer that is perfect for working in domestic, professional and educational environments, delivering extraordinary results. * In stock and available for next day delivery. Click to see our unboxing video here PRINTING SPEED Maximum 200mm/s* *Subject to materials, profiles and software used. OPERATING CONDITIONS Optimum operating temperature range 15 ºC to 25 ºC. RESOLUTION Maximum resolution: 50 microns. DIMENSIONS Printer without PLA reel: (X) 508.06 x (Y) 393.38 x (Z) 461 mm Printer with PLA reel: (X) 508.06 x (Y) 485.08 x (Z) 461 mm Exterior box: (X) 610 x (Y) 510 x (Z) 709 mm Print volume: (X) 297 x (Y) x 210 (Z) 200 mm MATERIALS 1.75 mm diameter filaments: PLA, wood, bronze, copper and FilaFlex. EXTRUDER MECHANICS Own design extruder with double drive gear traction setting and filament guide to maintain compatibility with flexible or soft filaments. Hot-end designed for easy maintenance 0.4mm nozzle for 1.75mm filament Finned dissipator with axial fan controlled by firmware Printed cooling blower GENERAL MECHANICS Powder-coated steel frame Hard chrome bars for the X and Y axes Lineal ball bearings for the X and Y axes 4-thread ballscrew with direct coupling to motor on the Z axis Rails and ball runners on the Z axis Powder-coated steel supports and moving parts A4 glass cold bed (305 x 220 mm) 3-point print bed levelling system with shock absorber Rapid system for changing the print bed using neodymium magnets ELECTRONICS BQ Zum CNC controller BQ Zum Inductive Sensor to aid levelling of the bed BQ Zum LCD Smart Controller Power supply 12V 150W 100K thermistor on the hot-end Heat cartridge 12V 40W Optimised ribbon cables SOFTWARE Marlin-derived firmware designed by BQ New features: auto-levelling, manual levelling using inductive sensor designed exclusively for 3D printing, idle mode Improved user interface Recommended environment: Cura Software, Slic3r. Files accepted: .gcode Compatible operating systems: Windows XP or later, Linux and Mac OS X or later COMMUNICATIONS Standard SD card reader Type B USB port BOX CONTENTS Witbox 2 3D printer Quick Start Guide and Warranty Cold print bed One set of two keys Two side panels and one top panel USB cable European power cable UK power cable Reel of 1.75mm diameter PLA filament Metallic reel-holder SD card (with preloaded 3D models) Printed test piece Four support legs for the printer Five PTFE tubes Two cleaning needle Spatula Metal bristle brush for cleaning Allen keys of 1.5, 2, 2.5 and 4 mm Carriage immobiliser for transportation OTHERS Stackable Door with safety lock Rear power supply system inspired by Fibonacci curve WEIGHT Product plus box: 34Kg