The Monoprice Maker Select v2 is a budget personal FDM 3D printer kit based on the Original Prusa i3 style. It is widely used by beginners and enthusiasts to print a range of sizeable pieces. It ships almost fully assembled. Complete its assembly is a breeze thanks to the easy-to-follow assembly instructions provides. You’ll only have to tighten six screws and the machine will be up and running in less than 10 minutes. The kit includes everything that you will need to get started. It is the perfect solution for newbies. It has a low price tag and can print a wide variety of filaments. The heatable platform lets you print with slower cooling materials. It can make large models as it features a nice 8 x 8 inches build plate. Keep reading for a complete review.
One printing enthusiast realized a couple of Stuart tanks for wargaming. Look how rich in detail they are.
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Have a look at this custom filament guide. It is really accurate and works perfectly.
The Monoprice Maker Select 3D Printer v2 can print at 100 microns. Even if it is a medium-low quality for professional use, it is more than enough for household use and prototyping.
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The Monoprice Maker Select 3D Printer v2 has a 0.4 mm nozzle.
The print head runs on rods with linear bearings, making the design more simple.
Monoprice Maker Select 3D Printer v2 prints with ABS, PLA, XT Copolyester, PET, TPU, TPC, FPE, PVA, HIPS, Jelly, Foam, Felty, Wood Fill, Copper Fill, Steel Fill, Bronze Fill, and other materials.
Just look how well-defined this Baby Groot made of wood infused PLA is. The printer was able to capture all of the details. Printed at 0.1mm height, it took over 25 hours.
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The Monoprice Maker Select v2 has a heated print bed, which makes it suitable for printing with ABS-type and slower cooling materials.
We recommend installing an enclosed print chamber to ensure reproducibility and solve the issue of temperature fluctuations.
The Monoprice Maker Select 3D Printer v2 prints with 1.75 mm filament, providing you with a wide choice of materials.
The build area of the printer is 7.9 x 7.9 x 7.1 inches (200 x 200 x 180 mm). It lets you print even a Colossus bust, just like the one pictured here. Fresh off the printer!
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The printer is controlled via PC or the built-in LCD interface.
3D models can be printed in two ways. You can print them from a USB tethered-computer or, if you prefer, you can store your GCode, sliced files on a MicroSD card and then plug it into the dedicated slot to print without the need of a computer.
The printer is capable of printing with both open-source and commercial software. It is then wide compatible with the popular Cura, Repetier, and Simplify3D, just to name a few. The printer software is available for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.
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Monoprice Maker Select 3D Printer v2 is available in black.
The printer dimensions are 15.7 x 16.1 x 15.7 inches (400 x 410 x 400 mm). It weighs 20 lb (9 kg). The spool holder is mounted on top of the printer.
The price of the Monoprice Maker Select 3D Printer v2 is $329.99, which is reasonable considering its functionality.