iRapid Introduces Desktop Model BLACK
(3Ders.org) iRapid, the German manufacturer of fully-assembled 3D printers introduces its new desktop model BLACK to the market. The dimension of iRapid BLACK is 500 x 350 x 400 mm which is small and lightweight enough to fit in any office, on a desk.
According to iRapid, the diameter of the nozzles is 0.4 millimeters, the individually applied layers are as little as 50 micrometers thin. At the same time the printer can process up to 100 millimeters per second. A notable feature of iRapid BLACK is the patented drive system. The printing plate is moved by rack and pinion drive; consequently, the device only consists of a few, very rugged components.
The net price of iRapid BLACK is €999 (USD$1,320 / GBP848).