UP! Plus 2
UP! Plus 2
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UP! Plus 2 review: 12 facts and highlights

1. Creates support structures

The printer will automatically build extra structures to support the item as it is printing. The extra support can then be easily removed.
UP! Plus 2
28% have it

2. weight

Printrbot JR v2: 9.1g

3. thickness

UP! Plus: 150mm

4. height

Robox: 240mm

5. 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.
UP! Plus 2
70% have it

6. 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.
UP! Plus 2
77% have it

7. width

EnvisionTEC Perfactory Micro: 230mm

8. layer thickness

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).
Printrbot JR v2: 0.4µm

9. maximum creation size

This is the biggest size of object that you can print.
140 x 140 x 135
Bits from Bytes RapMan Education: 490 x 500 x 850

10. 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.
Hyrel Professional E5: 4

11. number of colors per print

A single design can be made up using different colored materials simultaneously.
XYZprinting da Vinci 1.0: 12

12. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
miniFactory 3D Printer: 2

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