A unique handheld printer has been created in the form of the PrintPen, allowing you to print directly onto a wide variety of different materials and surfaces. The pocket -sized printer allows you to quickly and easily transfer your ideas, text and images from computer to almost anything. Watch the demonstration video below and learn more about the PrintPen which can even print directly onto human skin.
Launched via Kickstarter this week early bird pledges are available from $99 with worldwide shipping plan to start during November 2019. The handheld printer connects to your computer wirelessly and weighs just 250 g. A wide variety of different inks are available and printing can be accomplished in just a few seconds thanks to the companion application. The portable printer also has an optional robot arm and autonomous car accessories allowing it to be used in a wide variety of different ways from printing barcodes to artistic applications.
“The printer is one of the handiest tools that we use in our daily life. However, they are limited to printing on standard-sized paper only. Meet PrintPen, a portable printer that can print on any surface and any material. Applications for the printer include : Visualizing and prototype validation tool for Product Designers. Artist-friendly handy tool to create inspirational mood boards. Irreplaceable tool for Working Professionals for quick task completion.”
“PrintPen works flawlessly as an extension with a series of gadgets. If it’s your personal project, you can think out-of-box to DIY and play around with PrintPen. Create a little autonomous car; add it on to a robot arm to multitask and increase the efficiency. Easy to use PrintPen powered up by the App empowers you to turn your ideas to accurate mock-ups and prototypes quickly. You can also upload your design to print and share your inspiration with the creative community.”