After successfully launching via the Kickstarter crowdfunding website and now having fulfilled all its Kickstarter backers orders. The new Robox 3D printer is now available to purchase via retail with prices starting from $1,549.
Currently the Robox 3D printer comes fitted with a Robox 3D filament print head but the team hope to use extra funds raised by their Kickstarter campaign to created addition tooling heads. Although other methods of production and heads are still yet to be decided, such as CNC milling or laser cutting.
The Robot 3D printer provides users with a printing area on a heated bed of 210 x 150 x 100 and is equipped with dual size nozzles providing printing resolutions of Super (up to 20 microns/ 0.0007 in), High (100 microns/ 0.0039 in), Standard (200 microns/ 0.0078 in) and Low (300 microns/ 0.0003 in) printing with ABS and PLA filament to create solid 3D objects. CEL explains :
“The Robox is affordable, capable, and usable, and that’s why it’s the perfect 3D printer for the small start-ups, artists, architects, inventors, homeowners and especially the students and children out there,” Elsworthy says. “We hope that the Robox will enable the average person to innovate, design and make more easily than ever before, and encourage today’s generation to make the most of their imaginations and creativity.
Print with a wide range of materials to create solid 3D objects. The proprietary dual-nozzle system can improve your print speeds by up to 300% letting you print objects much faster than our competitors! The Automatic Material Recognition system saves time and effort with material information and print profiles preloaded on each reel to let you start printing straight away! Automatic bed levelling ensures the bed is always perfectly flat for printing. “
Those interested in acquiring one of the new Robox 3D printers can purchase one directly from the CEL website via the link below or distributor Stampede USA via its major retailer stockists that include Dynamism and RobotShop in North America.