Anet A8 Desktop 3D printer is designed to provide quality, redefined usability and performance without breaking the bank. It’s a great option for newbies looking to print something in 3D without spending a lot of money on expensive printers. Printer’s auto-leveling saves time and you can run it before every print to get the best results.
The printer comes disassembled, but thankfully, the do-it-yourself kit provides an excellent learning experience of 3D printing from scratch. Most users find leveling a 3D printer time consuming and complex, but printer’s auto-leveling feature saves time and energy to get things right. It’s made from piano-black laser cut acrylic frame and provides a solid feel. The printer is mainly targeted at newbies, but also works well for professionals who want to get smaller projects done without getting involved in a lot of complexity.
|Engraving Area||220 x 220 x 240mm|
|Frame material||Acrylic plate|
|Platform board||Aluminum Base|
|Memory card offline print||SD card|
|Print speed||100mm / s|
|Supporting material||ABS,Luminescent,Nylon PVA,PLA,PP,Wood|
|XY-axis positioning accuracy||0.012mm|
|Z-axis positioning accuracy||0.004mm|
|Host computer software||Cura,Repetier-Host|
|Package weight||9.120 kg|
|Packing Contents||1 x A8 3D Desktop Acrylic LCD Screen Printer Prusa i3 DIY High Accuracy Self Assembly|
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- LCD display shows the work status
- Solid extruder
- Safety and stability
- Reliable motor
Pros and Cons
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- Low cost, high precision
- Prints multi filaments
- Super-flat aluminum alloy print surface
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- Limited availability
- Assembling the printer takes some time
Anet A8 Desktop 3D Printer is one of the best printers available in the price range and offers excellent value for the money. It’s a great option for people wanting to try 3D printing under a tight budget and helps them better understand how the entire process works through DIY methodology. The instructions to assemble are simple and easy to follow. There is also plenty of information available online to make the most out of the printer. Although it cannot be regarded as the perfect printer, it still manages to provide excellent print quality and works well for most type of projects.
How to buy
The product page link below contains all information related to shipping and videos which demonstrate how to use the product. Other than these videos, there is a lot of information available online. The printer with EU/US plug is available at a flash sale price for a limited time period.