Full of kitschy charm, some collect snow globes and some collect items like magic puzzle cubes in all their retro color, glory, and challenge. Others prefer to make them–in the form of 3D printers? Really, it should be no surprise, considering the amount of innovation we see on a daily basis–as well as the plethora of new 3D printers arriving down the pike, each with a (hopefully) unique feature meant to sell you on their worth. Sometimes it’s good just to lighten up a bit though and enjoy a good product that allows for personalizing and fun all along the way.
Meant to appeal to students, Anyprint3D has certainly taken the correct approach in making a 3D printer design for the younger crowd. There’s just no denying it: the MagiCube 3Dhas a really cool look, causing you to do a double-take at first, along with registering what a great idea these designers had for catching the attention of youngsters and teenagers.
Headquartered in Shandong, China, Anyprint3D describes their team as a unique technology company, and that’s obviously true. The inimitable MagiCube is able to be easily customized in aesthetics, and while it is definitely targeted toward the younger crowd, this is obviously a 3D printer which everyone is going to get a kick out of showing off. Extremely lightweight, it’s easy for students–or anyone–to transport from one locale to another.
The MagiCube can be transformed according to taste, however, as the Anyprint 3D team believes that for many users, customization is the key to a perfect fit. Users are able to design the appearance of the MagiCube themselves, choosing their favorite colors or images to place on the machine.
“When designing this machine, the designer wanted to demonstrate the concept of ‘Magic,’ which means everything is possible,” says the AnyPrint 3D team. “Every kid has the right to own a magic world himself.”
They also suggest the idea of putting different 3D printed samples or appliques on the 3D printer as well in order to give it a further special, individualized look.
Offering fun and customization, the MagiCube is also a stable, precise 3D printer. Extremely user-friendly, if offers auto calibration and a free FT card, allowing users to print without connecting to a PC.
Other specs are as follows:
- Input Mode: LED green screen
- Input File Type: STL
- Connectivity: USB, TF card (MAX 16G)
- Leveling System: Automatic
- Speed of Motion Axes: 50-120mm/s
- Positioning Precision: 0.2mm
- Thickness of Layer: 0.1mm-0.2mm
- Nozzle Diameter: 0.4mm
- Nozzle Temperature: 50-260°C
- Printing Dimension: 100 x 100 x 100 mm
- Material: Copper
- Outlook of Equipment: Blue and white Magic Cube
- Dimension of Equipment: 300*300*300mm
- Forming Process: FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling)
- Software: Windows7, Windows 8
- Applicable Materials: PLA, ABS
- Voltage INPUT: Voltage INPUT:100V-240V,50Hz/60Hz
The innovative little printer is also accompanied by ‘3D Magic’ modeling software, which is targeted directly at and designed for kids. What we all like to see most of all in a new 3D printer are both brains and beauty–and that’s what this latest manufacturer seems to have found success with as it caters to the educational sector. What are your thoughts on the design of this new 3D printer? Let us know in the MagiCube 3D Printer forum thread on 3DPB.com.
Subscribe to Our Email Newsletter
Stay up-to-date on all the latest news from the 3D printing industry and receive information and offers from third party vendors.
You May Also Like
U.S. Military Innovation Pushed to the Frontlines with Advanced Manufacturing
Since at least World War One, the U.S. military has been the principle driver of American technological innovation. This is such a well-worn narrative by now — subsuming the origins...
America Makes Announces $11.7M in Funding for 3D Printing Projects
America Makes, the Manufacturing USA (MFG USA) institute headquartered in Youngstown, Ohio, has announced $11.7 million in new funding opportunities, spread across ten different topic areas in additive manufacturing (AM)....
3D Printing Webinar & Event Roundup: May 28, 2023
It’s another busy week in the world of 3D printing webinars and events, covering topics like automated wax support removal, wire-laser metal additive manufacturing, SLS 3D printing, manufacturing for space,...
Zeda Opens 3D Printing Facility in Cincinnati to Serve Regulated Industries
Today, California-based Zeda, Inc. announced that it has officially opened the doors to its new 75,000-square-foot advanced manufacturing facility in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company, which rebranded to Zeda from PrinterPrezz...
Upload your 3D Models and get them printed quickly and efficiently.