Vertex

Vertex 3D Printer The next generation Velleman 3D Printer kit
Vertext 3D Model
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Vertex Printing Bed

Build platform

  • Fixed 4mm aluminium frame with 3 point leveling
  • Removable 4mm tempered glass build plate
  • Sheet of Buildtak™ as print surface

Extruder

  • Second extruder optional
  • Ultra strong direct drive extruder
  • Reliable feeding and retraction of 1.75mm filament
  • Built in process for loading and unloading filament
  • Stainless steel filament pulley wheel
Vertex 3D Printer Extruder
Vertex 3D Printer Nozzle

Nozzle(s)

  • Second nozzle optional
  • Actively cooled nozzle assembly
  • Heating indication per nozzle
  • Space between nozzles: 23.7mm
  • Nozzle diameter: 0.35mm

Standalone printing

  • Control every aspect of the VERTEX
  • Print files directly from an SD card
  • Load and unload filament with a simple command
  • Bright backlit LCD
  • Rotary encoder
Vertex 3D Printer Standalone LCD unit
Vertex Threaded rod

IGLIDUR® bearings & milled Z-axis

  • Maintenance free plastic bearings
  • Silent operation
  • Milled Z axis virtually eliminates Z-wobble

Specifications

  • Printing:
    • print technology: Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF)
    • layer resolution: standard: 0.1 mm (maximum: 0.2 mm - minimum: 0.05 mm)
    • build plate: 215 x 240 mm (8.46" x 9.45")
    • build volume: 180 x 200 x 190 mm (7" x 7.8" x 7.5")
    • print speed: 30 mm/s - 120 mm/s
    • travel speed: 30 mm/s - 300 mm/s
    • build plate surface: Removable layer of BuildTak™
      (consumable; also sold separately)
    • filament diameter: 1.75 mm (accepts all filament spools with a mounting hole = 53 mm).
      Open filament policy.
    • prints: PLA, ABS
      Testing with other materials in progress.
    • nozzle 1&2 diameter: 0.35mm
      One nozzle supplied. Second nozzle optional.
    • distance between nozzles: 23.7 mm
    • Maximum nozzle operating temperature: 270 °C
  • Software:
    • firmware: Modified Open Source Marlin 3D Printer
      Firmware - user upgradable
    • software: Repetier - CuraEngine - Slic3r
      (RepRap compatible)
  • Hardware:
    • dimensions: X Y Z 360 - 380 - 395 mm
      (14" x 15" x 15.5") (without filament spools)
    • frame: Polycarbonate panels and fibre reinforced molded ABS parts
    • weight: 10 kg
    • average noise level during operation: 52 dBA (at 1 m)
    • ambient operation temperature: max 25 °C
    • storage temperature: - 10 °C to + 40 °C
  • Electrical:
    • communication: USB 2.0 or SD card
    • controller board: AVR ATmega2560 based
      Dual head and heated bed capable
    • display: 4 x 20 char. blue LCD with white backlight
    • AC input: 100 - 240 VAC 50-60Hz 150W max.
Vertex 3D Printer specifications