Nemo the 3D printer


Equipment Details

Nemo is a Prusa i3 MKS+ 3D printer and is the workhorse of the 3D printing team. Nemo is used for the majority (over 95%) of our printing with Frankenstein (the Anet 8) being used when Nemo is overwhelmed and for secondary non-important prints. Details regarding similar Prusa i3 MKS+ printers can be found here. A photo of a similar Prusa i3 MKS as well as its specifications are included below.

Prusa i3 MKS+
Print Volume 250 x 210 x 210 mm
Layer height 0.05 - 0.35 mm
Nozzle 0.4 mm default, wide range of other diameters/nozzles supported
Filament diameter 1.75 mm
Supported materials Wide range of thermoplastics, including PLA, PETG, ASA, ABS, PC (Polycarbonate), CPE, PVA/BVOH, PVB, HIPS, PP (Polypropylene), Flex, nGen, Nylon, Carbon filled, Woodfill and other filled materials.
Max travel speed 200+ mm/s
Max nozzle temperature 300 C
Max heated bed temperature 120 C
Extruder Direct Drive, Bondtech gears, E3D V6 hotend
Motor Nema 17
Power Consumption PLA setting: 80W / ABS settings: 120 W