Gadget fans and small home business owners alike have always dreamt of an affordable consumer printer, but those dreams have always been crushed by the heavy pricetags. The Micro affordable consumer printer – Kick starter project aims to cure that wound.
Two new 3D printers are already crossing the price barrier, dropping to prices comparable to consumer-grade printers. One, the M3D Micro, is tagged at $349, and the other, the MOD-t, at $149. A Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for a company called M3D concluded three weeks ago, with more than $3.4 million raised through the sale of more than 11,000 printers at prices ranging from $199 to $299. When it’s launched, the company’s Micro 3D printer will sell for $349 retail.
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Athey Moravetz is doing some tasty work with her 3-D printers. The video game designer has worked on Playstations games like Resistance Retribution and Uncharted Golden Abyss. She's also a self described "jack-of-all-trades," skilled with 3-D modeling tools like Maya, and knows how to design compelling characters with them.