A new portable 3D printer that is capable of being folded up or down to help with transportation, has been launched this week via the Kickstarter crowdfunding website by 3DSTUFFSNL, a development company based in the Netherlands.
The TOPEEDOBOT wireless connectable, portable 3D printer has been constructed using a strong yet lightweight aluminium framework and is capable of near silent print operation, as well as being able to print in multiple colours, says its creators.
Watch the video below to learn more about the specifications, design and functions of the TOPEEDOBOT 3D printer which is now available to back with kits available to purchase priced at €490, with shipping expected to take place during October 2016.
TOPEEDOBOT was designed to be light weight, strong, precise and simple. The 3d printer is easy to build or set-up and designed to be controlled via a desktop computer, a laptop, a mobile device or operate stand alone. The printer is equipped with an in built SD card reader, an LCD display and an optional WiFi module. TOPEEDOBOT enables you to convert your 3D models into real physical objects using a wide variety of materials in various colors.
TOPEEDOBOT is designed and developed for professionals, hobbyists, students, makers and thinkers. Thanks to feedback, comments and suggestions from all users of the T** series 3D printer. TOPEEDOBOT has the following features to make 3D printing easy for everyone.
Specifications for TOPEEDOBOT include :
– WiFi enabled for control and monitoring Control your TOPEEDOBOT with a smart-phone, a tablet or any web enabled device!! With an optional WiFi module. You can prepare and send your 3D files from any web enabled device, including a smart phone!! This also enables you to attach a USB camera to monitor your 3D printer remotely and make time lapse photos.
– Strong Aluminium Frame:- Frame designed and made of extruded aluminium profile, giving the TOPEEDOBOT a rigid solid structural frame. Assembled with custom, aluminium parts designed by Emmanuel A.
– Silent print operation: The system consist of strong Poly-carbonate wheels, each wheel is carefully milled for consistent high precision and tolerance. The wheels ride silently on precision extruded aluminium profiles. Simply said its a super silent 3D printer!!
– Stand alone printing: TOPEEDOBOT comes with an LCD display, a controller and an SD card reader. These feature enables you to operate TOPEEDOBOT 3D printer without the need of a computer, allowing you to adjust print speed, flow rate, temperature, and more while printing.
– Multi color Print: When triggered, TOPEEDOBOT will enable you to replace/change the filament and resume printing. You can do this as much as you like within a single print to get the desired multi color effects.
– Easy to fold TOPEEDOBOT: all T** series 3D printer, can be easily folded for storage or transport, the folding is done in simple steps.
Source: KickstarterFiled Under: Concepts & Design, Top News