April 12, 2016

LulzBot TAZ 3D Printers Get Another Multi-Material Tool Head Upgrade

Aleph Objects, Inc. Releases the FlexyDually Tool Head v2

 

“LulzBot 3D printers feature proven extruders with industry-leading robustness and millions of hours of testing and use,” Aleph Objects, Inc. Vice President of Marketing Harris Kenny said. “By upgrading the LulzBot tool head line, our community has better ways than ever to reliably prototype and bring ideas to life.”

LOVELAND, COLORADO, USA – Aleph Objects, Inc. released the new multi-material LulzBot TAZ FlexyDually Tool Head v2, expanding the line of tool heads designed for the company's top-ranked 3D printers (rated No. 1 and No. 4 out of 980 machines by Aniwaa.) This expert-level upgrade enables the user to 3D print both flexible and rigid materials during a single print run. The FlexyDually Tool Head v2 is available for purchase at LulzBot.com.

This professional-grade tool head uses open format 3 mm filament, heats up to 300 degrees Celsius (572 degrees Fahrenheit), and is capable of printing dozens of combinations of materials. The FlexyDually Tool Head v2 is an accessory upgrade compatible with the LulzBot TAZ 4 and up.

The FlexyDually Tool Head v2 is officially supported in the latest version of Cura LulzBot Edition, available online at LulzBot.com/Cura. The latest version of Cura LulzBot Edition includes built-in quickprint profiles for popular materials like NinjaFlex® and SemiFlex™ from NinjaTek™ (a division of Fenner Drives).

LulzBot 3D printers now boast a wide range of tool heads, including:

Like all LulzBot products, the FlexyDually Tool Head v2 is shared under Open Source Hardware licenses. To learn more about Aleph Objects' Free Software, Libre Innovation, and Open Source Hardware philosophy, visit LulzBot.com/about.

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Aleph Objects, Inc.

About: Founded in January 2011 and built on the philosophy of freedom, Aleph Objects, Inc. is a Free Software, Libre Innovation, and Open Source Hardware company. Headquartered in Loveland, Colorado, USA, Aleph Objects designs, develops, and manufactures the LulzBot ® line of 3D printers, parts, and plastics. Find a full press kit here: https://www.lulzbot.com/press/

Press Contact: press@lulzbot.com

Logo Assets: Aleph Objects, Inc. logo and LulzBot logo

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