DIY high resolution 3D printer

Posted on Friday, November 18th, 2011 in DIY by DP

Arhi tipped us about this amazing DIY high resolution 3D printer. It uses a projector to cure resin and, layer by layer, develop a 3D object. The developer wants to produce it as a low-cost, high-resolution 3D printer:

I have been dreaming about having a 3D Printer at home for many years, but the ones with good quality are not affordable and the low costs just deliver poor quality. Sounds crazy but I decided to build a high resolution 3D Printer by myself at home (people actually said that I was crazy and this was impossible). The funny thing I never saw this type of machines in real life, and still haven’t seen one besides the one I built. Now that I succeed building the first prototype, the target is to bring this low cost 3D Printer to every home, so we are developing the first affordable one with high resolution.

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5 Responses to “DIY high resolution 3D printer”

  1. Nice! The printing process was a time lapse though, how long does it actually take to create a ball of that size? Doesn’t matter really, low cost is always good in my book :P

  2. kkkomander says:

    just one word: impressive

  3. mindblowing and awesome work …are there any open source plans available for this great machine …i would like to make one for myself….can’t resist any more…

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