BQ Hephestos 2 3D Printer
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BQ Hephestos 2 3D Printer

QuickFind: 829311 Mfr part code: H000193
  • Assembly in under 2 hours
  • A DIY printer with professional results
  • In-house designed extruder with a Double Drive Gear traction system
  • Self-levelling via an inductive sensor

Product Description

BQ Hephestos 2 3D Printer

BQ Hephestos 2 3D Printer

Professional printing, maker spirit.

Features

  • Assembly in under 2 hours
  • A DIY printer with professional results
  • In-house designed extruder with a Double Drive Gear traction system
  • Self-levelling via an inductive sensor
  • BQ Heated bed kit for Hephestos 2

 

 

A DIY printer with professional results.

Hephestos 2 is our second DIY (Do it yourself) printer. Hephestos is based on the Prusa i3, one of the most popular models in the RepRap community. With the latest version, we have evolved it to create a professional printer, while maintaining the spirit of the original. We have opted for a new design that enables us to achieve a larger printing volume, reaching (X) 210mm x (Y) 297mm x (Z) 220mm.

Materials and design, the key to stability.

The Hephestos 2 is a highly stable printer. To achieve this, we have replaced the printed plastic parts with metallic ones. The use of aluminium and steel provide a professional finish and a more robust structure. These materials are combined with semi-transparent polymethacrylate parts that partially conceal the internal mechanism of the printer. It also has three support points and a retractable leg, which moves on the Z axis to adjust the height and stabilise the printer.

3, 2, 1… Print!

Our goal was to enable you to have the Hephestos 2 assembled and ready to print in less than 2 hours. The parts have been designed with this in mind; reducing the quantity of additional components to a minimum and optimising the packaging for your convenience and to make them easier to recognise. The end result is a printer with elegant lines and a fast and effective setup.

Technical Specification

BQ Hephestos 2 3D Printer

General

Printer Type 3D printer
Technology Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)

Printer

Build Speed 200 mm/sec
Built-in Devices Status LCD
Connectivity Technology Wired
Interface USB
Min Layer Thickness 50 µm
Input File Formats Supported Gcode

Card Reader

Type Card reader
Supported Flash Memory Cards SD Memory Card

Media Handling

Build Materials Supported Polylactide (PLA), wood filled filaments, bronze filled filaments, copper filled filaments
Max Build Size 297 x 210 x 220 mm
Filament Diameter 1.75 mm

Expansion / Connectivity

Connections 1 x USB - 4 pin USB Type B

Power

Power Device Power adapter - external
Voltage Required AC 230V

Software / System Requirements

OS Required Linux, Microsoft Windows XP or later, Apple MacOS X or later

Dimensions & Weight

Width 45 cm
Depth 51.6 cm
Height 57.1 cm

Dimensions & Weight (Shipping)

Weight (Shipping) 15 kg

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