Kodak has this week announced an agreement with technology solutions provider, Smart International, to expand into 3D printing offering a new range of professional desktop 3D printers and accompanying range of 3D printing filament. The Kodak Portrait 3D printer is equipped with a dual extruder and offers makers a build volume of 200 x 200 x 250 mm, together with auto calibration, auto levelling print bed a camera for monitoring your 3D prints during production and easily swappable hot ends. Other features include an automatic nozzle wiper and end-of-filament sensor with optional continuation from the second extruder, explains Kodak.
Watch the video below to learn more about the Kodak 3D printing ecosystem. Roberto Gawianski, CEO, Smart International says :
We are excited to take the Kodak brand into 3D printing and pioneer a best in class series of desktop printers and materials designed specifically for creative professionals.
While Joel Satin, VP Director of Brand Licensing, Kodak added :
Professional 3D printing is a fast-evolving growth category Kodak has had its eye on for a while. We are happy to add a strong and innovative licensee like Smart International to our portfolio of brand licensees.
The Kodak Portrait 3D printer is now available to preorder at a reduced price offering a 35 percent discount off the recommended retail price of $2799, with shipping expected to take place during March 2018. More information on the new range of Kodak 3D printing filaments made available jump over to the official Kodak website by following the link below.