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MCOR IRIS

The Mcor IRIS HD touts full-colour capabilities and the lowest materials cost-per-piece.

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FEATURES MCOR IRIS
Print Technology Selective Deposition Lamination
Resolution Layer Resolution:0.1 mm (0.004 in) and 0.19mm (0.007in ply colour only)Machine Axis Resolution:x, y & z axis: 12μ, 12μ, 100μ (0.0004in, 0.0004in, 0.004in)
Colour Includes ICC colour profile 1 million+ colours (CYMK – 4 cartridges including black) x, y & z axis: 5760 x 1440 x 508dpi
Build Size A4 Paper: 256 x 169 x 150mmLetter Paper: 9.39 x 6.89 x 5.9 inches
Build Material A4 Standard Office Paper 80gsm (160gsm ply colour only)US Letter Standard Paper 20lb (43lb ply colour only)
SPECIFICATIONS MCOR IRIS
Equipment Dimensions Printer: 950 x 700 x 800mm (h) 37.4 x 27.55 x 31.5in (h)Stand: 1160 x 720 x 940mm (h) 45.6 x 28.3 x 37in (h)
Equipment Weight Printer: 160kg (350lbs)Stand: 150kg (330lbs)
Power Requirements 350W, 240v 50Hz or 120v 60Hz
Network Connectivity TCP/IP 100/10 base T
File Formats for Printing STL, OBJ, VRML, Collada
Operating System 64bit Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8
System Software SliceIT, ColourIT

MAKERBOT FAMILY

MakerBot 3D printers are great for creating prototypes in professional and educational settings, or for making fun gadgets for the home.

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FEATURES MAKERBOT REPLICATOR 5 MAKERBOT REPLICATOR MINI
Print Technology Fused Deposition Modeling Fused Deposition Modeling
Resolution Layer Resolution: 100 microns Layer Resolution: 200 microns
Colour One colour (based on filament colour) One colour (based on filament colour)
Build Size 25.2 W x 19.9 D x 15.0 H cm[9.9 W x 7.8 D x 5.9 H in]7,522 cubic centimeters[456 cubic inches] 10.0 L X 10.0 W X 12.5 H cm[3.9 L X 3.9 W X 4.9 H IN]1,250 cubic centimeters[76 cubic inches]
Build Material MAKERBOT PLA Filament Large Spool
0.9 KG [2.0 LB]
MAKERBOT PLA Filament Small Spool
0.2 KG [0.5 LB]
SPECIFICATIONS MAKERBOT REPLICATOR 5 MAKERBOT REPLICATOR MINI
Equipment Dimensions 52.8 W x 44.1 D x 41.0 H cm[20.8 W x 17.4 D x 16.2 H in] 29.5 L X 31.0 W X 38.1 H[11.6 L X 12.2 W X 15.0 H IN]
Equipment Weight 16 kg [35.5 lbs] 8 KG [18 LBS]
Power Requirements 100–240V, 50–60Hz, 0.76–0.43A, 100W 100–240VAC; 0.75-0.41A; 50–60 HZ; 100W
Network Connectivity USB, Ethernet, Wi-Fi USB, Wi-Fi
File Formats for Printing STL , OBJ , THING,   MAKERBOT STL , OBJ , THING,   MAKERBOT
Operating System Windows (7+)Mac OS X (10.7+)Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora) Windows (7+)Mac OS X (10.7+)Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora)
System Software MakerBot Desktop Software MakerBot Desktop Software