5 best cheap DIY 3D printer kits under $300 in 2017
By GB Blog Official 2017-08-04 23108 135
If you are a maker, a DIY enthusiast, love arts & crafts or simply want to see what all the hype is about, you're in luck. Get creative with one of the 5 best 3D printer DIY kits for under USD$300 and bring all your dream projects to life.
Zonestar P802QR2 3D Printer DIY Kit
Now available for the discount price of USD$269.99, the Zonestar 3D Printing Kit comes with a nice feature set and boasts simple assembly and high performance.
Featuring a stainless sheet metal frame, the printer offers a stable working environment and offer a build volume of 220mm x 220mm x 240mm. The printer supports offline printing and comes with the maximum speed of 150mm/s.
Heacent i3 3D Printer DIY Kit
Save USD$20 and you can get the Heacent i3 3D Printer DIY Kit (USD$240.61). This bad boy also comes with some strong characteristics:
200mm x 200mm x 180mm build volume, 100mm/s printing speed, supports SD card printing and features 0.1 - 0.4mm layer resolution. With a strong acrylic frame, the printer is durable and precise. One of the highlights of the model is the 0.3mm nozzle diameter.
Ender Desktop 3D Printer Kit
Take off another USD$40 and you get yourself the Ender Desktop DIY Kit. With this model, you will have a slightly smaller printing area of 150mm x 150mm x 200mm.
The nozzle diameter is the standard 0.4mm and you get a nice printing speed of 200mm/s. The Ender DIY Kit supports offline printing and various filaments from the standard PLA and ABS to the more exotic rubber and wood.
Tronxy 3D Printer DIY Kit
At only USD$159.73, the Tronxy 3D Printer DIY Kit has everything needed to get you started and is suitable for most home printing projects.
The printer comes with the 140mm x 120mm x 130mm printing area, supports multiple 3D filaments, as well as a mini LCD screen, off-line printing and the speed of 100mm/s. Stainless steel rail rods, gears, bearings and connectors ensure a smooth performance and a great printing experience, especially for amateur users and hobbyists.
Anet A8 Desktop 3D Printer Prusa i3 DIY Kit
Anet is a big name in 3D printing — and getting the A8 Desktop DIY Printing Kit for USD$155.99 is a real bargain. Made from piano-black laser-cut acrylic frame, the printer comes with a stylish look and Anet's signature quality and feature set.
The printing volume is 220mm x 220mm x 240mm and the printing speed: 100mm/s. As most Anet printers, this model is characterized by high precision, a strong and durable build (aluminum base + acrylic plate) and supports an extended range of filaments: ABS, PLA, wood, nylon, PP, glow-in-the-dark and more.
|You may also want to read:|
|3D Printer buying guide|
|3D printer filament comparison|
|7 things you need to know before buying a 3D printer|
|Anet A8 3D printer operation & installation guide|
2017-05-17By Zim Watson
2017-09-19By GB Blog Official
2018-01-08By Ingrid Wilhelmina
2017-08-22By Sophia Windsor
2017-09-27By GB Blog Official
2018-09-10By David Tsang
Prev article:7 things you need to know before buying a 3D printer