Adafruit of this week announced the arrival of the new Monoprice Inventor II 3D printer which comes equipped with a touchscreen display for easy menu navigation and setting control as well as wireless connectivity allowing you to position the 3D printer the best possible place and send files and designs over the air.
Priced at $650 the Monoprice Inventor II 3D Printer offers reliable performance and is a “perfect entry-level 3D printer with small footprint” says Adafruit.
“The chassis housing is enclosed to keep your prints safe, and if you wanted to upgrade this printer for a heated bed, you’ll be able to keep the build volume warm. This printer has an automatic sensor door that will shut off any current printing job in progress if/when the door is opened. The printer keeps noise to a minimum as well as making it super easy to set up prints right out of the box.
This printer has an automatic sensor door that can pause any current print job in progress if/when the door is opened. The filament checker can put prints on hold when you run out material or it detects a jam. The bed leveling probe makes it easy to get that first layer on the first try!”
Specifications of the new Monoprice Inventor II 3D printer include :
Build Size: 150 x 140 x 140mm
Number of Extruders: 1
Screen Type: 3.5″ color IPS touch screen
Build Accuracy: (-/+) 0.1mm
Build Speed: 10-200mm pre sec
Filament: PLA Spool 1.75mm (-/+) 0.07mm
XY Axis: 0.011mm
Z Axis: 0.0025mm
Print Precision: (-/+) 0.10mm
Layer Thickness: 0.05-0.4mm
Nozzle Diameter: 0.4mm
Software: MP FlashPrint
Max Extruder Temperature: 240ºC
Supported Input Formats: 3MF, STL, OBJ, FPP, BMP, PNG, JPG, JPEG
Supported Output Formats: G, GX
Connection: USB Cable, USB Stick, Wifi
Operation System: Windows XP and later (32bit and 64bit) Mac OS X, Linux
Input Power: 100-240V/50/60Hz
Heating Plate Temperature: No Heating Plate
Power Consumption: 65 Watts
Dimensions: 16.5 x 16.5 x 16.5″ / 420 x 420 x 420mm
Weight: Printer 11kg. With packaging: 16kg
Carton Dimensions: 505 x 500 x 525mm
Compatible Slicing Software: Slic3r, ReplicatorG, Makerware, Simplify3D, Skeinforge, Cura
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