“We’ve made an extra effort to improve some usability factors in the E2, without compromising performance.” 3D printer manufacturer, Raise3D is preparing to launch its latest machine at TCT Show in Birmingham next week. The E2 is said to be an easy to use, industrial-grade 3D printer and marks the launch of a new line of open, multi-purpose machines aimed at specific materials, applications and industries. The E2 will focus exclusively on the education sector when it starts shipping to Europe in November at a reduced price of 2,499 EUR (plus VAT). Edward Feng, Raise3D’s global CEO explained: “There is always a fine balance between usability and performance. At Raise3D we want our 3D printers to be as inclusive as possible, operated by engineers, technical experts, and large manufacturing enterprises, while at the same time providing access to easy to use 3D technologies that support education, entrepreneurial ventures, and desktop engineering. We’ve made an extra effort to improve some usability factors in the E2, without compromising performance.” The E2 features a flexible build plate with a print volume of 330 x 240 x 240 mm supported by automatic bed levelling. ...