2017 Make Magazine 3D Printer Buyer’s Guide

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2017 Make Magazine 3D Printer Buyer’s Guide

Post by LePaul » November 12th, 2016, 9:17 pm

Prusa i3 MK2 3D takes the top honors...some new top scores.

http://makezine.com/comparison/3dprinters/

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Re: 3D Printer Buyer’s Guide

Post by dolly » September 2nd, 2019, 4:40 pm

Hi Paul! As for me, the best 3d printer for beginners is Wanhao Duplicator i3 mini.

https://www.wanhaousa.net/product-page/ ... or-i3-mini

The printer costs less than $200. But despite the simplicity of the design and low price, it makes high-quality models, especially if they are from PLA.

Here are some of the main pros and cons: Nothing needs to be further customized and invented. To start the printer and print the model you don't need any special knowledge. But this printer doesn't have any heated platform, the case is open and the print area is small but it still large enough for most projects.

If you want to know more about how to choose the 3d printer and make the right decision, I will recommend reading this article. It was very helpful to me.

Good luck with your choice! :)

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