M3Ds Vastly Improved M3D Pro 3D Printer

One of the most popular desktop 3D printers just got a lot better.

M3D was one of the few companies that was in the right place at the right time with the right product when they launched the Micro in 2014. Theircrowdfunding campaign generated a massive USD$3.4Mwith which they built a company producing one of the largest-selling desktop 3D printers available.

Now, two years after the fact, the company today released a new and significantly improved machine: the M3D Pro.

The new machine is visually reminiscent of its predecessor, the Micro, in that its an open cubic style. The differences are in performance and capability, which I believe have largely been driven by customer requests.

The build volume is quite a bit larger, now 198 x 183 x 183mm. Of note is that this build volume is only slightly smaller than the exterior of the machine. The design is very space-efficient.

Reliability is increased. While the machine is not fully enclosed, it does now sport a heated print surface, which should significantly reduce warping. Theyve also included a system to handle power failures: you can resume printing after a failure! This should be a standard feature on every desktop 3D printer, but still appears on only a few machines, one of which is the M3D Pro.

Reliability is also made better through the use of more than two dozen sensors. Evidently the M3D Pro uses sensors to calibrate the bed leveling and subsequently continuously monitor the print operation. Im told automatic management includes monitoring and appropriately adjusting speed, position, fan speeds, filament flow rates, temperatures, and power levels. Thats a feature not seen on very many desktop 3D printers.

Flexibility is increased by including the ability to do standalone printing, without having to have a computer attached to the printer. The M3D Pro includes its own memory that quickly soaks up the print job and prints on its own thereafter.

Quality is increased, as the M3D Pro can print in layers as small as 0.025mm, on par with the best plastic extrusion machines available. Printing is at the standard 60mm per second, however.

Materials capability is significantly increased. While the Micro could handle PLA plastic, the M3D Pro can handle a wide variety of plastic filaments including not only PLA and ABS, but also exotic and composite filaments as well, due to the heated print surface and high temperature hot end (at least those up to 270C). Of course, third party materials are encouraged.

These features make the M3D Pro a desirable machine, but you may be concerned about the price. Their previous machines most prominent feature was its incredibly low purchase price, and you might think with such improvements theyre going to raise the price significantly – because they likely could.

Nope, theyre not. The M3D Pro will apparently be available, at least for the pre-order period, for only USD$500! Thats a great deal for a machine with such capabilities.

Will M3D sell as many of this model as they did their previous version? Im not sure, but the signs are looking good, at least based on the specifications.

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M3D Pro is a Major Upgrade from Original M3D Micro

With a bigger build volume, heated print bed, and a new processor system, the M3D Pro is an exciting update to the original M3D Micro.

The M3D Micro 3D Printer was aKickstarterwhirlwind back in 2014. With over $3 million in funding, it had a rosy future as a practical, plug-n-play 3Dprinter for complete beginners on a budget.

Unfortunately, while it was certainly a functional printer for the $349 price-tag,reviews pointed out thatthe Micros sluggish speeds, spotty reliability, and tiny print volume are going to leave you wishing youd purchased something more advanced.

This week, M3D has announced exactly that something more advanced. Unveiled atCEWeek 2016in NYC, the M3D Pro was crafted specifically in response to customer feedback. According to M3D co-founder and CEO Michael Armani:

Weve designed the Pro to have all of the capabilities of a commercial printer at a cost consumers want. Its the natural next step for the industry, transcending the limitations of casual use and allowing users to create more practical, everyday objects.

The M3D Pro is available for pre-order in August 2016 at the early-bird special price of $500. But what do you get for your money?

At first glance, the obvious change is that the new printer is much bigger. Yay!

Inside, it features the worlds first dual-ARM processor system, combining data input from over two dozen sensors to achieve a higher level of reliability.

Theres also a heated bed as standard, to combat the troublesome warping that affected the M3D Micro, and a more generous build volume of 200 x 180 x 180 mm.

In addition, the M3D Pro has a printing speed of 60 mm/s. That should be enough to eliminate any quips about being slower than molasses.

Large Build Volume: Up to 7.8 tall or 7.2 x 7.2 wide

Embedded Recovery in case of print failure

Stand Alone Mode allowing printing without being tethered to a computer

Accuracy: 25-350 micron layer heights, 0.40 mm nozzle extrusion

Print speed: Typically prints filament at 60mm/s, and travels at speeds up to 120 mm/s

For users looking to print something big but still wanting an affordable, unobtrusive printer, the M3D Pro is an enticing option. The ability to use third party filaments is particularly welcome. But dont believe that guff about the M3D Pro bridging the gap between consumer and commercial users.

In reality, the company is trying to hit the 3D printer sweet-spot they missed the first time around. Until we see or hear evidence to the contrary, we suspect the M3D Pro is still very much a consumer desktop 3D printer.

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FULTON, MD (August 17, 2016) – Today, M3D, the leading consumer 3D printer manufacturer, announced its Kickstarter campaign to deliver the M3D Pro, a new offering designed to be the industrys most reliable, feature-packed consumer printer yet. The companys latest crowdfunding venture will appeal to its existing user base, as well as a new generation of enthusiasts and consumers looking to break into the 3D printing space.

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The M3D Pros development was officially announced at CE Week 2016 in New York City. The printer is engineered to bridge the gap between consumer and commercial use, introducing industrial-grade features at an affordable price point of $500. Following the Micro 3D Printer, the larger, quicker and more advanced M3D Pro will deliver a reliable 3D printing experience derived from a number of innovations, retaining the ease-of-use and accessibility synonymous with the M3D brand.

We confidently believe that the Kickstarter community is the community that truly understands and appreciates product innovation at its core, said Michael Armani, co-founder & CEO, M3D. When there is a true level of novelty at work, such as a printer that includes a feature set associated with high-end models but at a price point consumers can afford, the platforms audience responds to it. We carefully designed the M3D Pro by incorporating direct customer feedback to show our audiences that weve heard them loud and clear. Were dedicated to delivering a 3D printer that reaches a new benchmark of reliability and efficiency for both casual consumers and professionals alike.

The M3D Pro is the first 3D printer driven by two ARM-core processors and a network of more than two-dozen sensors. The new printer will also be outfitted with a heated bed option, outer dimensions of 10.5 cubed, and a much larger build volume – making it the most space-efficient and affordable consumer printer to hit the market. By rapidly pooling and fusing data, the M3D Pro maximizes the performance of the printer while also improving the overall printing experience through better consistency and reliability. This monitoring includes multiple measurements of speed, filament usage, temperature, and power levels. A standout feature of this sensory data allows the M3D Pro to recover from power outages by saving information as power levels drop off.

Highlights and tech specifications of the M3D Pro include:

• Heated Print Bed: An innovative tempered heated glass surface automatically adjusts temperature, providing a consistent printing experience and allowing for easy removal of printed objects

• Large Build Volume: Print objects up to 7.8 tall or 7.2 x 7.2 wide

• Embedded Recovery: The M3D Pro can recover from print failure, such as from power outages, pauses, and filament shortage or jams

• Stand Alone Mode: M3Ds software will automatically start printing and transfer print jobs to an internal memory chip, allowing the print to continue without being tethered to a computer

• Advanced Sensor Network: The worlds first dual-ARM processor system fuses data from more than two dozen sensors to provide industry leading consistency and reliability

• Construction: Precision ground metal components, glass surface heated bed, durable ABS Frame

• Accuracy: 25-350 micron layer heights, 0.40 mm nozzle extrusion

• Print speed: Typically prints filament at 60mm/s, and travels at speeds up to 120 mm/s

• Two-year warranty: the M3D Pro comes with a standard two-year warranty, ensuring customers are fully supported with the printer

• Third Party Filaments: Compatible with all industry standard 1.75 mm filaments, including particle-filled materials and high-temperature materials (up to 270 C)

• Third Party Applications: Accepts standard G-codes, making it compatible with most 3rd party applications

• Free M3D Software: Available on Windows and Mac

To contribute to the M3D Pro Kickstarter, please visit: To learn more about the product in its entirety, visit

M3D is a team of US-based engineers and designers passionate about bringing 3D printing to the masses. M3Ds first printer, the Micro, quickly became an iconic consumer 3D printer that provided entry-level users an affordable option for 3D printing. Today M3D is continuing its mission to make 3D printing accessible to more people, developing new printers and filaments allowing anyone to instantly dive into 3D printing, whether theyre at home, work or anywhere. To learn more about M3D, please visit

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M3D Returns to Kickstarter With the Brand New M3D Pro – Will They Beat Their Own Fundraising Record?

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The nameM3Dis pretty much synonymous with Kickstarter success. The2014 crowdfunding campaignfor their Micro 3D printer is a famous one,reaching its funding goal within minutesand going on to raise a ridiculous $3,401,361 by the time it ended. So the fact that the Maryland-based startup has launched a new Kickstarter today surely has many wondering if theyll beat their own record.

M3D announced the upcoming release of the new M3D Pro printerat CE Week in June, so plenty of excitement has already been stirred up. At the time, the company stated that pre-orders would begin in August, but at some point they decided to launch a full Kickstarter campaign for its release. With the record growth M3D has experienced thanks to the Micro and theirnewly released filament line, do they really need crowdfunding at this point?

Here at M3D, our mission is to make cutting-edge technologies easy to use and accessible to consumers, the company states. The same is true for Kickstarter and its community of backers. We aim to keep our design, assembly, fulfillment, sales, and support all in-house in our USA headquarters. To meet those ends, we havent paid ourselves a single cent of profit. We have reinvested all of our income into our engineering, software development, and customer support teams to expand our creative infrastructure. In line with our goals, we have also hired a highly experienced software architect and a top customer support manager to help us take our organization and service to the next level.

Plus, Kickstarters are fun, and they offer discounts and rewards  when a reliable company launches a campaign thats pretty much guaranteed to succeed, everybody wins. Thenew campaign, launched today, has a funding goal set at $100,000. As of the time of editing, less than 30 minutes from the launch, the campaign has already raised more than one-third of this goal, with well over $37,000 (andquicklyrising) already pledged. When M3D first introduced the Pro, they described it as a printer that would bridge the gap between consumer and commercial 3D printing, and the Pro certainly looks poised to do so. At only $500, its cheaper than many consumer desktop printers, but it offers industrial-grade features and brand new innovations such as two ARM-core processors and over two dozen sensors.

We confidently believe that the Kickstarter community isthecommunity that truly understands and appreciates product innovation at its core, said Michael Armani, co-founder and CEO of M3D. When there is a true level of novelty at work, such as a printer that includes a feature set associated with high-end models but at a price point consumers can afford, the platforms audience responds to it. We carefully designed the M3D Pro by incorporating direct customer feedback to show our audiences that weve heard them loud and clear. Were dedicated to delivering a 3D printer that reaches a new benchmark of reliability and efficiency for both casual consumers and professionals alike.

Building off the successful design of the Micro, the Pro is bigger, faster, and more advanced. The design really optimizes use of space, with printer dimensions of 10.5 x 10.5 x 10.5 inches and a build volume of 7.8 x 7.2 x 7.2 inches. Its designed to be reliable on all fronts: an embedded recovery feature saves print jobs that have been cut off due to power outages or filament jams, and a stand-alone mode transfers print jobs from the software to an internal memory chip within the printer so that printing continues without needing to be connected to a computer.

The M3D Pro offers monitoring of every aspect of the print job, including speed, temperature, power levels, and filament usage. It features a heated print bed, and its fast without sacrificing quality, with a print speed of 60mm/s (travel speed of up to 120mm/s) and accuracy at 25-350 micron layer heights. Its versatile, too, accepting all industry standard 1.75mm filaments.

So how about those rewards? They include some very nice discounts: 250 early backers can get an M3D Pro for $399, though considering the speed at which pledges poured in for the Micro campaign, youd better jump on this one RIGHT NOW. If you miss that one, you can still get a discount at the next pledge level of $449. Delivery for those two rewards is expected in March 2017, but for a contribution of $499 you can get a first production tier printer in January or February; the only drawbacks of the early release are some minor software limitations.

Pledges of $499 will get you the market-ready version of the printer with later delivery in the March to June range; if youd like to receive the printer super early for beta testing, you can pledge $599 for a December 2016 delivery or $699 for November.

With a two-year warranty and a new tutorial mode included in the software, M3D is clearly working to make things as easy and convenient as possible with this new printer, in addition to high quality. Take a look at the Kickstarter video below, and discuss further over in theM3D Pro 3D Printerforum at .

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Should you back it? M3D Pro Kickstarter Review

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M3D is back on kickstarter with the M3D Pro 3D Printer! Is it the best value 3D Printer you can get, or does it smell of marketing hype?

In this video well dive into the kickstarter campaign and weigh up the claims against other 3D Printers on the market.

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Meet M3Ds Pro: The self-aware 3D printer you can fit on a bookshelf

Ever wanted to get into 3D printing, but didnt, because theyre too big and too expensive? Or found most 3D devices on the market clumsy and prone to jams? The M3D Pro printer is designed to be small, cheap, and capable of correcting for error on its own.

The M3D Pro is a variation of the original Micro 3D printer the company showed off atSXSW, now with built-in, self-aware software which corrects jams and errors without user input.

The Micro 3D and Pro are small cubes, designed to be easily stored, transported, and used by the consumer. The Pro is roughly nine inches all around, only a couple of inches larger than the original, and is very light. While there are other small 3D printers out there, the M3Dis more space-efficient with its square design and open printing bed.

The M3D printers use filament spools fed through the bottom of the device to print. The designs can be very intricate, with my favorite being this regal little lion.

While the device is useful, and its material versatile, any item it prints is limited in size by necessity.

3D printers as most people understand them, are large, immovable, difficult to operate, and costly. The Pro is none of those things, and its filaments are relatively cheap. The filaments go for $15-25

Also, the Pro is designed to remove the inherent frustration of jammed printers or faulty designs without the user needing to do anything.

The M3D Pro was funded on, and the company is taking pre-orders on its funding page. It expects to ship the Pro out by May 2017.

Good news: Its little brother, the Micro 3D, is available right now! You can buy the Micro 3D in seven different colors, along with dozens of different shades of filament and several accessories. The Micro 3D is $299, available on thecompanys website.

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A Look at the M3D Pro Desktop 3D Printer

We took a look at the new M3D Pro desktop 3D printer.

This devicewas announcedvia a Kickstarter launch several months ago and received significant funding from backers, to the tune of almost USD$500K by around 1,000 participants.

The machine is low cost, but has some very advanced features and although it may appear visually similar to their previous model, the entry level Micro, its quite different inside. While it does include upgraded features found on other machines, such as a heated print surface, auto-leveling and precision-made metal components (to 8 micron tolerances), there is one feature you wont find elsewhere: sensors.

Detail of the M3D Pros extrusion system

The most notable enhancement on the Pro machine is the inclusion of a huge number of electronic sensors, twenty-six in fact. We were told there are encoders on everything. The sensors essentially record the position and temperature of many of the machines internal components.

The sensors provide a wealth of data that can make many processes on the M3D Pro a lot better. For example, the auto-leveling process is said to be much more accurate as a result of use of additional sensor data.

I dont know of any other machine that has as many sensors unless it is a very high priced industrial machine, like a Connex from Stratasys, for example. Its surprising to find such sophistication at this price point, which is only USD$749.

The M3D Pro looks like a pretty decent machine, although I am a bit wary of the internal compartment for filament spools, as it constrains the dimensions of the spools you can use.

The M3D Pros hidden internal spool storage compartment

By the way, the company has also released several interesting plastic filaments, including a strong ABS replacement they call ABS-R, a line of temperature-specific color changing plastics, a strong material they call Tough and a wide range of colors for basic PLA plastics.

What I find fascinating about this small company is their steady progress. When they first launched a couple of years ago, they designed and delivered a very low cost entry-level desktop 3D printer, raising well overUSD$3M at launch. They seem to have used that funding wisely, as theyve proceeded to expand their production and now have graduated to launching a larger, more professional machine, the M3D Pro.

My understanding is that theyve listened very closely to their clients to focus on features that address the most needed aspects, which seems to have manifested itself in the form of the M3D Pro.

The M3D Pros sensors pose a particular challenge, as the software and firmware must be carefully written to take full advantage of the additional information available. This will also require significant amounts of testing to ensure the system works as they intended.

Unlike some other nameless small 3D printer manufacturers, I get the sense that M3D is taking appropriate steps to go through this complex development process to enable delivery of a product that works correctly. You can follow their periodic updates on the machine and its progress, where you will see examples of test prints that are looking pretty decent.

Thats good news and certainly a signal that this is a well-managed company that can deliver what it proposes.

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M3D Pro: The Professional 3D Printer that bridges the gap between power users and consumers

The M3D Pro is the worlds first Self Aware 3D Printer. A competitive, feature-rich 3D Printer, it has a lot of cutting edge features that push the boundaries of 3D printing technology.

The Pro is precision engineered, has an industrial design, and a strong focus on the full user experience.

The two features that make it stand out the most are its precision metal parts and its auto-correction system.

The goal of the Pro was create a completely different legacy than other printers by: Designing dozens of sensors in an electronics control system, closing the loop many functions, making the printer more self-aware.

Using extremely high-end metal parts you usually only see in products priced in the thousands, giving away a lot of value with lower margins in order to reshape the field of 3D Printing towards a better standard – one where quality and reliability are a reasonable expectation and requirement.

M3D is an innovation company at its heart. Like you, the got into 3D printing, for two big reasons. First, because they saw the value it can provide today – it is a barrier breaking tool that can make some amazingly cool and useful things. After getting to know its capabilities and limits, todays 3D printers are able to help people pursue their creative dreams or reach productive goals; and at the very least, be a source of entertainment.

But more importantly, they have that unshakable feeling that 3D printers will iteratively improve until they become an everyday convenience and necessity. We know this is a future that may not be realized for 10 years, but one that requires nurturing the technology through many rounds of improvement, which seems to mirror the coming of the computer age.

They took the first steps towards this future on Kickstarter two years ago. At the time their goal was to make this technology more accessible to everyone, which was a lofty ambition.

3D printers were easily in excess of €1000, often had to be assembled, and required the user to learn how to write code to control it. Like many inventors they saw this and thought we could do better. So they set out to build a printer that was more user-friendly, affordable, and suitable for in-house use than any before.

On the surface, they achieved that goal (thanks also to their initial backers), and quickly M3D became a volume leader in the field, and many of their features were also quickly adopted by the industry.

However, they know 3D printers are still not perfect. They will achieve true consumer-friendliness when the full user experience is improved and the hardware is made so extremely reliable that it cannot fail. After that, the software needs to guide the user through the entire experience and take out all the guess work. Models need to be verified and/or curated carefully so that every print can succeed. Lastly, 3D printing in general needs to be faster, with advanced product features being more affordable.

With this in mind they took 2 years of direct feedback from their users to heart in order to advance 3D Printing technology. Todays 3D printers operate on faith that they will run properly for many hours after hitting print.

They realized that the 3D printer needs to be totally redeveloped. Every single aspect of the printer must be able to be measured so that it can be corrected in real-time. Our solution for this problem was to add full sensor feedback – on everything we could; temperature, voltage, current, position, speed, bed leveling – and more. Over two-dozen sensors in total.

This technology has the potential to revolutionize the field and make previously common hardware challenges a thing of the past, allowing the user to focus more fully on their creative process.

Wittystore started to import in Europe M3D product back 2 years ago. We took M3D product seriously from the beginnning. You can order the new M3D Pro at the following link:

Based on the many things M3D learned from making the Micro, the Pro was completely redesigned with two key principles in mind.

A self-aware printer:First, that every possible aspect of the printer should be a closed-loop, so that it is self-aware and can correct issues on the fly, eliminating all typical frustrations with 3D printing.

Precision metal engineering:Second, that every aspect of the printer should be precision engineered so that it is extremely rigid and predictably assembled, leading to a more consistent and standardized user experience. Youll see this concept in the first look pre-production samples below!

The cost of precision engineering:The Pro cost of goods is over 3 times that of the Micro. This is because almost the all of the plastic were replaced with precision metal parts that have ~15 times better tolerances. In fact the only thing the Micro and Pro have in common is the look of the enclosure, injection molded framing, and the style of the lead screws and H-gantries.

Every other 3D Printer company uses expensive, strong, standard motors, but has to slow them down so they can power through any issues and get mostly successful prints.

The end result of this limitation is a practical printing speed limit of 60 mm/s to achieve quality on typical models, and prints can still fail. The Pro on the other hand uses lighter motors that are adequate for the job.

However, because M3D is implementing full sensor feedback on all the motion axes, we do not have to use one cautious speed limit for all prints. Instead of slowing down cautiously, the Pro can push the limits of motor technology and be optimized for maximum speeds per-print and saving costs.

In addition, M3D has had 3 years to improve motors through firmware, electronic, hardware, and software optimizations, allowing them to move much faster. Non-printing speeds of 150 mm/s (shown below), and print speeds of 80 mm/s have already been achieved (in main video).

The end result is a 3D printer that has the potential to be far more reliable, and uses a system with a lower cost basis than all other printers. Although its a feature they could charge a lot for, they plan to extend these savings to the end user.

Technically, the basis of these systems are sensor fusion models and closed-loop feedback control. In general terms, these are the same systems that made cell phones able to provide navigation guidance, brought about quad-copters that are affordable and easy to fly, and compose the functional structure of many other innovative technologies we take for granted today.

A heated bed is a feature that is still not standard on most affordable or entry-level models. Thats because its not necessary to have one for small prints, but also because the power requirements are so huge that it increases the costs dramatically.

For example, a typical heated bed would use approximately 5 watts of power per square inch! That means over a typical 7×7 heated bed, would need 250 watts of power. Thats 6 laptops or 12 CFL light bulbs. So entry-level printers tend to avoid including one or sell it as an expensive add on.

One of the key innovations of the Pro is the most power efficient heated bed ever made for a 3D printer. Our new heated bed technology is engineered with high temperature polymers and glass, which provides strong thermal insulation and allows for a lower energy heated bed.

The Pro system uses only 0.6 watts per square inch – making it 833% more efficient! As a result, we reduced the power requirements and thus lowered the cost.

M3D is extending these cost savings to you by including this heated bed with the Pro, standard. Further, the bed is removable and replaceable which allows for ease of use and potential future mods or add ons. Here is FLIR (forward looking infrared) video showing the performance of a heated bed prototype in real time.

A heated bed is an important add on for a larger 3D printer. What makes the Pro nice is that it has a glass surface, made of the same type of tempered glass used in cell phone and tablet screens.

This provides a beautiful print bottom finish, excellent clarity, and an easily cleaned, heavy-duty surface. This new platform can make flatter, broader prints through better adhesion while reducing warp.

The heated bed can also support a wider range of 3D printing materials while easing and improving print removal. Even though this heated bed uses very little power, it can reach fully operational temperatures in under a minute.

M3D Software Features / Standard Gcode Support

M3D software is free and their products are still open to using 3rd party programs. The M3D software works on Windows, Linux, and Mac.

And it is powered internally using a powerful and fast slicer known as Cura, but because we accept open/standard gcode on the Pro, we guarantee open systems like Simplify3D, Octoprint, and other standard 3rd party slicers will work on our printer with ease, which means adding after-market wireless support will be easy.

Weve added a number of core features too, many of which are proven and are going to be rolled out over the next few weeks. These can be seen on our development schedule and include important features like multi-model support, accurate time estimates, pause printing, multi-printer support (up to 10), zip-model model library support.

In addition, M3D plans to roll out more significant improvements next year, including native-mac support, web feedback & support integration, suggested model orientation, network printer support, and model integrity verification.

Filament and 3rd Party Filament Support

For the Pro, M3D will put forth our flagship material as a Professional (Pro) Filament on a large thin designer spool of 500 feet (152.4 meters) of industry standard 1.75 mm diameter plastic filament.

They sell by length so as to give you a more honest and exact depiction of the volume of print you can get out of each roll. This spool is approximately 1 Lb (.5 Kg).

The Pro filament material is the same as our current ABS-R line. This is a tough and durable material that is superior to ABS and PLA in almost every way.

Everyone who uses it has switched to it because it has low warp, zero odor, is biodegradable, can be drilled & tapped, and has many other benefits.

You can order the M3D Proin EU and UKat this link:

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M3D Pro

Key feature of M3Ds Pro is its advanced sensor network. A dual-arm processor system fuses data from over two dozen sensors, which provide closed-loop feedback to correct for errors such as filament jams, shortages and power outages. Reliability and decreasing downtime is what this printer is all about.

The Pro is designed and assembled in the USA at M3Ds Fulton, MD headquarters.

The Pro Retail package includes one Pro 3D Printer, one 1 year warranty, printed instruction material, and nice retail packaging.

The pro is in a prototype phase. Do not take there word on all the functionality. My printer failed to home properly, set the bed night, and lacked all the features promised. As of this writing I have been dealing with shotty customer service and I am trying to return it.. With a $170 restocking fee. I am very unhappy with this company.

Bottom line. They pushed out this product to early

This may turn into a good printer one day but it is awful today. I just got the latest backer report and they plan to have the firmware complete in two months (about Oct 2017). Ive had it for a few months now and I have had a 75% failure rate with prints. After they released the last incremental update my heater element failed and because it is not an open source design I have to wait to hear back from their customer service to get a warranty replacement. I ordered the Pro because I liked the micro very much and the M3D tough ink filament is my favorite filament to print with. However, M3d has not delivered on any of the promised features to date. No heated bed, no auto calibration, no error correction and on and on. With the last update I could manually calibrate the bed and that was great. But then 30% of the way into a 60 hour print (flexible filaments are very slow to print) the heater failed and Ive been down ever sense. This would have been the first real print I got out with the printer calibrated.

On the up side the good folks at Simplified 3D did build me a profile for the Pro that was very helpful. It made a world of difference to use S3D to slice and then just import the G-Code. I was hoping to get the machine running well enough to shoot a review video but the printer didnt run long enough.

I do have hope that M3D will get their firmware working, the hardware may be well made but I cannot be sure, but for now I would not recommend the M3D Pro

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