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Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
Top 44%2,864 points
Top 44%
Top 22%3,999 points
Top 22%
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
Top specs and features

Printrbot GO v2 vs Zeepro Zim: 20 facts in comparison

1. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
20% have it

2. Has a heated build platform

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.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
45% have it

3. 1.75mm filament diameter

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.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
57% have it

4. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
35% have it

5. Uses fused deposition modeling (FDM)

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.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
55% have it

6. Has plug and play feature

The device is set up and ready to be used with the included software.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
13% have it

7. Prints in PLA

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.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
77% have it

8. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
FABtotum: 4
1

9. maximum creation size

This is the biggest size of object that you can print.
609 x 305 x 305
Bits from Bytes RapMan Education: 490 x 500 x 850
150 x 150 x 150

10. nozzle size

The smaller the nozzle, the more detailed the final product can be. However, when speed of printing is of greater importance than detail, a larger nozzle may be preferable.
0.4mm
Robox: 0.3mm
0.35mm

11. width

635mm narrower.
914mm
EnvisionTEC Perfactory Micro: 230mm
279mm

12. 3D print speed

The speed at which 3d objects are printed, measured in millimeters per second.
50mm/s
Fabbster Kit: 600mm/s
110mm/s

13. Has an automatic platform calibrator

This feature saves time and effort in terms of maintenance, however the build platform itself still needs to be manually levelled.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
14% have it

14. weight

24.49kg lighter.
33.56kg
Printrbot JR v2: 9.1g
9.07kg

15. thickness

406mm thinner.
736mm
UP! Plus: 150mm
330mm

16. Prints in ABS plastic

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.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
70% have it

17. height

356mm shorter.
762mm
Robox: 240mm
406mm

18. Prints in PVA

Polyvinyl Acetate is another form of plastic used in 3d printing similar to ABS. It can be used to build support structures for other prints, as it can then be dissolved leaving no marks.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
14% have it

19. number of extruder heads

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.
3
Hyrel Professional E5: 4
2

20. Is pre-assembled

As the product arrives fully assembled, you do not have to build it from a kit.
Printrbot GO v2
Zeepro Zim
52% have it

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