Bunnie’s Form 1 Printer Teardown

3D Printing & Imaging Technology
Bunnie’s Form 1 Printer Teardown



Andrew “bunnie” Huang backed Formlabs’ 2012 Kickstarter for the Form 1 liquid resin (SLA) printer and just scored a pre-release beta unit through his connect with Neoteny Labs.

And, naturally, the first thing he did was tear it apart.

Fun fact: the Form 1 actually contains four motors. Before clicking through, can you guess what they’re for?

[Thanks, bunnie!]

Formlabs Form 1 Teardown


I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and makezine.com. My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

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