Affordable 3D printers for the novice user
Chinese printer manufacturer Wanhao started developing 3D printers in 2011. After a successful start, the export of 3D printers started in mid-2012.
Wanhao Duplicator series
The Wanhao Duplicator series turned out to be a bull's eye. The best-selling model remains the Wanhao Duplicator i3 Plus Mk 2 followed by the Wanhao Duplicator i3 Plus. These 3D printers are built solidly resulting in a price quality ratio that is very good. There is a lot of information available online and there are many spare parts and upgrades available.
In 2018, the Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini became available in Belgium. Wanhao has hereby launched one of the cheapest 3D printers of the moment. A small printer that fits easily on a desk or table.
After that, 3 larger versions of the Wanhao Duplicator I3 were also made, which is now called the Wanhao Duplicator 9, of which there are 3 different sizes:
Wanhao Duplicator 9/300 MK2 V4 30 * 30 * 40mm
Wanhao Duplicator 9/400 MK2 V4 40 * 40 * 40 mm
Wanhao Duplicator 9/500 MK2 V3 50 * 50 * 50 mm
Resin printing with Wanhao Duplicator
With the Wanhao GR1 and Wanhao D8 series, Wanhao makes SLA printing accessible to anyone who wants to start and experiment with resin printing. There is a private line of resins available in 8 different colors. SLA printing cannot be compared to FDM but gives a very nice end result.
Why a Wanhao 3D printer?
- Good price / quality ratio
- Many different models
- Affordable SLA printer
- Lots of online information
- Extensive selection of spare parts and upgrades
We recommend Wanhao 3D printers for anyone who wants to start and get acquainted with 3D printing. The Wanhao Duplicator series are suitable for the user who likes to experiment in order to achieve the most ideal results.