New conveyor belt 3D printers Polar3D Flash and Printrbot Printrbelt

New conveyor belt 3D printers Polar3D Flash and Printrbot Printrbelt

3D printing with conveyor belts has seen a flurry of activity this year. Now, Bill Steele of Polar3D has posted several interesting videos featuring new 3D printers. The Polar3D Flash FDM printer uses a conveyor tilted at an angle to produce a continuous stream of parts. In the video the print head moves in the X and Y axis, as in any cartesian FDM machine, however the Z axis is a conveyor belt – angled at 45°. Polar3D Flash FDM Conveyor belt 3D printer. Screencap via Polar3D. Another video posted this week shows a 3D printer Steele calls the […]

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