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Easy to use, with feature-rich software and impressive print quality.

Torture test print. Click to view large.

THE COMPACT AFINIA H479 IS A VERSION OF PP3DP’S UP PLUS 3D printer, rebranded for the U.S. market. It’s got a single extruder and runs via USB of Mac or Windows machines, with no onboard controls except an Initialize button and a flashing status indicator. But despite the no-frills hardware, it’s a surprising little performer that’s ideal for beginners.

2013 MAKE Ultimate Guide To 3D Printing

  • 3D Printers Buyer's Guide — 15 Reviewed
  • Getting Started in 3D
  • Learn the Software Toolchain
  • 3D Design for Beginners
  • 3D Printing without a Printer

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Just Released! 2014 MAKE Ultimate Guide To 3D Printing

  • Primo Features Heated platform, great print quality and software, U.S. tech support.
  • Print volume 5.5″×5.5″×5.3″
  • Print speed 3-30mm3/sec
  • Print material ABS, PLA
  • Resolution (z-axis) 0.2mm
  • Machine software Afinia 3D
  • Slicing software Afinia 3D
  • OS supported Windows, Mac
  • Open Source No
  • Price as tested $1,499 assembled
  • Pedigree PP3DP Up
  • Print without PC? Sort of…

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