Gradually yet unquestionably, 3D printers are getting less expensive, better, and definitely more open. In the good old days, there were just a couple models available, and a large portion of them was burdensome, precarious to utilize, and restrictively costly. That is not true anymore. Anet A8 Desktop 3D Printer Prusa i3 DIY Kit is the best 3D printer at budget friendly price. 3D printers allow you to print anything and everything that your mind can imagine.
This 3D printer is called Anet A8, produced by the china based company called Anet. Anet A8 printer comes with disassembled, you have to assemble the complete printer, but you need not to worry there is complete assembling guide is given along with the printer. When it was fully assembled, you can print different kind of 3D objects whatever comes in your mind. You can use a different kind of materials along with it to print, but PLA and ABS are good. You can grab this Anet A8 3D printer for $159.99 with Coupon – GB3drA8fr.
Engraving Area: 220 x 220 x 240mm
Frame Material: Acrylic plate
Platform board: Aluminum Base
Nozzle Quantity: Single
Nozzle diameter: 0.4mm
Layer thickness: 0.1-0.3mm
Memory card offline print: SD card
LCD Screen: Yes
Print speed: 100mm / s
Supporting Material: ABS,Luminescent,Nylon PVA,PLA,PP,Wood
Material diameter: 1.75mm
File format: G-code,OBJ,STL
XY-axis positioning accuracy: 0.012mm
Z-axis positioning accuracy: 0.004mm
Host computer software: Cura, RoHsRepetier-Host
Packing Type: unassembled packing
|Dimensions and Weight||Product weight: 8.5000 kg|
Package weight: 9.1200 kg
Package size: 51.00 x 34.50 x 21.50 cm / 20.08 x 13.58 x 8.46 inches
|Packing Contents||Packing Contents: 1 x A8 3D Desktop Acrylic LCD Screen Printer Prusa i3 DIY High Accuracy Self-Assembly, 1 x Pack of Accessories|
The whole package will be around 10Kgs, make sure that you open the box on the front side. The Box contains 3 rectangular Styrofoam boxes filled with all the parts which you need to assemble for your 3D printer. Parts are not stored in the particular order. This box contains all types of tools such as screwdriver, plastic nippers, 4 types of hex wrench and SD card reader with a microSD card. The user manual comes in Chinese and English languages.
Anet A8 Assembly
All the instructions for assembling the Anet A8 printer are all available on the supplied micro SD card along with an SD card adapter for connecting the Micro SD card to your computer which comes along with the printer. However, you can watch videos on how to assemble Anet A8 3D printer in the following links.
- Assembly video – 1 (assembling the frame of the printer)
- Assembly video – 2 (assembling the electronics and remaining parts)
- Assembly video – 3 – debugging (Shows printer calibration and how to print your first object)
Final Assembled part looks like
Anet A8 Printing Quality
This printer has the adjustable temperature control, which allows yo to use allows you to use an abundance of printing filaments. You can start your work with PLA, PVA, Nylon, ABS, Flexible PLA and Wood-Polymer, this 3D printer is guaranteed to support the right printing material for whatever object you are working on. This 3D printer can produce high-quality prints with the speed of 120mm per second. This 3D printer supports all major operating systems, and you can also print objects by loading files into microSD slot.