The Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini is a personal FDM 3D printer used by hobbyists and students. It is a compact, mini version of the Duplicator 5S. Like its bigger brother, the 5S mini comes already assembled and ready to work in minutes. It is small enough to fit any desk or workbench. Despite the small footprint, it provides a great build area of 290 x 190 x 190 mm. The rigid, open frame ensures high stability and easy accessibility to the prints. It is equipped with a lightweight, 3mm Bowden extruder, which can print at up to 150 mm/s. The Duplicator 5S mini is a fast yet accurate small 3D printer ideal for hobby and professional use as well. Let’s review its specs.
One user 3D printed these two cool lamps. The 5S mini managed to produce their intricate shape delivering a reasonable print quality and good bridging.
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It was also able to print the small joint of this big doll. Their dimensional accuracy guaranteed perfect operation.
The Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini is an FDM 3D printer that can print layers at 20 microns. This way you can produce parts with smooth exterior surfaces. The fast, wear-resistant extruder grants continuous printing and produces precise prints.
The Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini has a 0.4 mm nozzle. Here’s the same model after sanding and painting:
The print head runs on rods with linear bearings.
Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini prints with PLA, NYLON 645, PVA, & ABS and other materials.
The extruder comes with a fan for printing with PLA-type materials.
The Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini has a heated print bed, which makes it suitable for printing with ABS-type materials.
To solve the issue of temperature fluctuations and ensure high reproducibility, it is recommended to install an enclosed print chamber.
The Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini prints with 3.0mm(+0.05 -0.05) mm filament, providing you with a wide choice of materials.
The build area of the printer is 11.6 x 7.7 x 8 inches (295 x 195 x 205 mm). It allows printing medium-sized models in one piece or bigger ones in multiple parts.
The printer is controlled via PC or printers LCD screen menu.
3D models can be printed from computer via USB and SD card.
The printer works with the self-developed WanhaoMaker software. The program allows checking and editing the print files before slicing them. It ensures fast operation. It works well on Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.
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Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini is available in two-tone blue and black colors.
The printer dimensions are 18.1 x 20.8 x 18.9 inches (460 x 530 x 480 mm). It weighs 46.3 lb (21 kg). The spool holder is mounted on the back of the printer.
The price of the Wanhao Duplicator 5S Mini is $899.00, which is reasonable considering its functionality.