The da Vinci miniMaker 3D Printer is a great introduction to 3D printing. It is designed with beginners in mind, featuring auto calibration and auto loading mechanisms to make maintenance and use of your 3D printer easier. Plus, you can use the XYZ online 3D printing gallery to access and download free 3D models, or use the XYZ maker software to practise designing your own models.
The printer has a lightweight, compact design yet can produce a build size of 150 x 150 x 150 mm.
The printer connects to your computer via USB2.0.
It is a great introduction to 3D printing and model designing for early learners who are developing their STEM skills.
It prints using PLA filaments, which are available in a variety of colours.
You can produce your designs in next to no time thanks to the printing speed of up to 100 mm per second.
The printer is compatible with your PC running Windows 7 and above, or your Mac operating on OSX 10.8 and above.
You can access over 4,500 downloadable models on the XYZ 3D gallery, allowing you to get started right away.
The XYZ maker software is designed to help beginners discover modelling design.
It also comes with access to XYZ STEAM, an educational resource for students and teachers who are looking to incorporate 3D printing into the classroom.