93points

3D Systems CubePro

35points

Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

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3D Systems CubePro vs Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

Why is 3D Systems CubePro better than Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit?

  • Creates support structures
  • Has WiFi
  • Prints in ABS plastic
  • 62.5% thinner layer thickness (higher resolution)
    75µmvs200µm
  • Is pre-assembled

Why is Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit better than 3D Systems CubePro?

  • 178mm narrower
    400mmvs578mm
  • 271mm shorter
    320mmvs591mm
  • 45mm/s faster print speed
    60mm/svs15mm/s
  • 378mm thinner
    200mmvs578mm
  • 26.5kg lighter
    12kgvs38500g

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General info

1.Uses fused deposition modeling (FDM)
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Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

Printers based on fused deposition modeling (FDM) use a thermoplastic filament, which is heated to its melting point and then extruded through a nozzle, layer by layer, to create the object. One of the main advantages of printers based on FDM is that they work with a wide range of materials.

2.width

578mm

400mm

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3.height

591mm

320mm

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Robox

240mm

4.thickness

578mm

200mm

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UP! Plus

150mm

5.weight

38.5kg

12kg

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9.1g

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Components

1.Creates support structures
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

The printer will automatically build extra structures to support the item as it is printing. The extra support can then be easily removed.

2.Has a heated build platform
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

A heated build platform helps keep the lowest levels of a print warm as the higher layers are printed. This allows the overall print to cool more evenly.

3.1.75mm filament diameter
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

The 1.75mm filament diameter is gradually overtaking the previous 3mm standard. The 1.75mm filament feeds into the printer with greater ease and allows for more detail in the printing process.

4.3D print speed

15mm/s

60mm/s

The speed at which 3d objects are printed, measured in millimeters per second.

Best

Fabbster Kit

600mm/s

5.number of extruder heads

3

1

More extruder heads allow you to use different colors and different types of material at the same time. A second extruder is also required to build PVA/PLA support structures around items as they are printed.

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Hyrel Professional E5

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Materials

1.Prints in PLA
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

Polylactic acid (PLA) is popular in 3D printing as it cools and sets quickly. Unlike ABS plastic, it is biodegradable and therefore better for the environment. It can be used to build support structures for other printouts, as it can then be dissolved leaving no marks.

2.Prints in ABS plastic
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

The printer prints in ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene). This is up to 30 times stronger than regular plastic and is commonly used in 3D printing.

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Print sizes

1.maximum creation size

273 x 241 x 273

220 x 220 x 165

This is the biggest size of object that you can print.

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Bits from Bytes RapMan Education

490 x 500 x 850

2.layer thickness

75µm

200µm

The thinner each print layer is, the more detailed you can make your designs. Layer thickness is often also referred to as resolution and is measured in microns (µm).

Best

Printrbot JR v2

0.4µm

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Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

The device can connect to WiFi.

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Features

1.Is pre-assembled
3D Systems CubePro
Makemendel RapidBot 2.0 Kit

As the product arrives fully assembled, you do not have to build it from a kit.

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