The Dremel 3D20 is a personal FDM 3D printer used by hobbyists and enthusiasts. It is a perfect machine to enter the 3D printing world. It has been designed with beginners and students in mind. Thus, it is user-friendly, simple to use and nice to tinker with. It is an education-friendly device full of learning opportunities. It comes assembled and ready to print straight out-of-the-box. The clear instructions provided will walk you through the setup and calibration step-by-step. No particular skills are required. You will be able to operate the printer and manually calibrate the bed from the first attempt. The encapsulated design makes it free from burns and unintentional accidents. The printer can be used to create a wide variety of models. Let’s review its specs.
One user decided to 3D print a replica of a common door-stop. The blue model shows the result. It has a decent print quality and clean edges.
Another user created some functional accessories for home use. The prints are good enough to do their job.
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The Dremel 3D20 can print at 100 microns. If you are looking for some 3D models suitable for learning, experimenting and having fun at home, this can surely be a good choice.
The Dremel 3D20 is equipped with a standard 0.4 mm nozzle. It can provide a good balance between print speed and detail.
The print head runs on rods with linear bearings.
The Dremel 3D20 can work only with Dremel PLA materials. This non-toxic, biodegradable filament is ideal for home and school use.
The printer has been designed for printing with small-sized proprietary spools of PLA. The Dremel own-brand, chipped filaments ensure high-quality results, as all the branded materials go through a strict quality assurance process.
The build area of the printer is 5.5 x 9 x 5.9 inches (140 x 229 x 150 mm). It allows printing a variety of learning models and toys always getting the job done.
The printer can be controlled either via PC or built-in touchscreen.
3D models can be printed from computer via USB and SD Card.
The printer supports both the proprietary Dremel Digilab 3D Slicer and Simplify 3D. Based on the open-source, original Cura, the own-brand program can slice a variety of 3D model formats. It is available for both Windows and Mac OS.
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Dremel 3D20 is an all gray machine with a blue lid.
The printer dimensions are 15.7 x 19.1 x 13.2 inches (400 x 485 x 355 mm). It weighs 20 lb (8.9 kg). The spool holder is mounted inside.
The price of the Dremel 3D20 is $598.99, which is reasonable considering its functionality.