Learn what 9 owners think about their Leapfrog Creatr 3D Printer | Leapfrog’s entry-level 3D printer sports a laser-cut aluminum chassis, heated glass platform . Buy Leapfrog Creatr Dual Extruder 3D Printer featuring 1 Extruder Print: x x “, 2 Extruder Print: x x ” Micron Layer Resolution. Review . Manual Leapfrog Creatr. 2. Leapfrog BV. Dear customer,. Congratulations with the purchase of your very own Leapfrog Creatr Single or Dual Extruder!.

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After driving 1,5 hours I unpacked the new printer, plugged it, removed the test prints and started homing. On top of that the bunch of cables block the sightline from the right side picture below right making it even harder to get right.

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Be the first to review this item. No Longer Available Update Location close. I could actually print now! Wow, what an odyssey. From a Gen 5 to a Leapfrog Creatr!

Hi Nick, Is there any limit of the speed you are printing at? You will need to install one software program for the conversion of your design from a 3D software STL-file to a printable file G-codeand another to control the printer. On paper it doesnt look very fast: As I wrote in my Rep 5 review that printer had the same problem.

As you might have seen I placed the printer in the right corner of our work bench so I have to rotate the heavy printer to get a look at the right cteatr.


Another weekend without 3D printing…. The Creatr can print at resolutions as fine as 50 microns for highly detailed results, or as coarse as microns when great precision is not required.

This time the sensor did work when I held a pair of scissors against it but it was installed incorrectly. I struggled with my machine for two years before ripping the extruders off and turning it into a single extruder machine with a Bulldog and E3D hot end. This is needed for the printer to know where the coordinates are zero so lewpfrog can determine where to print. Cdeatr the instructions the first steps are heating the print bed and the extruder s freatr want to use.

So follow me there if you would like to know when the next part is live And please let me know what you think of this review so far! The Left Extruder viewed from the left with green filament loaded.

This is a very precise job: There are even 3D printable Creatr Mods on Thingiverse:. Creatr Dual Extruder 3D Printer is rated 5. When the extruder is hot the filament transport gears can be controlled through Simplify3D with either the Extrude or Retract commands. And I still had a lot of 1,75mm filament left from creagr Replicator and the UM2 uses 2,85mm filament.

Leapfrog Creatr (not the HS yet) Review – Part 1: Installation

The good news is that they offered to let me use an original Creatr. The first problem I encountered is that that the manual only covers software setup for Windows.


I find the steps between the buttons a bit awkward, especially the gap between 10 and which is essentially either moving the filament 10 mm or mm down. The Creatr is constructed of durable laser-cut aluminum, and is compatible with Windows, Mac, and Linux operating systems. Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing Even opaque cable sleeves would have improved the look crratr my opinion.

What lapfrog are you printing at? This is the point where non-tech-savvy people are just lost and that counts as bad user experience design. After upgrading nozzle, the clogs are very seldom.

The monday morning after I called Leapfrog crfatr the problems and I could come by and switch the printer for another one. An apalling design with no spring tension arm to compensate for filament thickness. I recieved the print very quickly. Enter new zip code to refresh estimated delivery time. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. This concludes my first few days with the Creatr during installation and setup. More or less because I still have to adjust the z-offset, but more on that later: No printed manual is supplied with the printer.

A representative let me know that I can expect it to arrive in the first week of September.