LIX: the world's smallest 3D printing pen doodles in mid-air LIX: the world's smallest 3D printing pen doodles in mid-air
may 01, 2014

LIX: the world's smallest 3D printing pen doodles in mid-air

LIX: the world’s smallest 3D printing pen doodles in mid-air
all images courtesy LIX

 

 

 

london-based LIX has created the smallest 3D printing pen in the world. the device enables users to doodle in the air; you can make anything in just a few seconds, including calligraphy, accessories and one-off prototypes. functioning similarly to 3D printers, the LIX quickly melts and cools colored plastic, which enables the pen to create rigid and freestanding structures on demand. milled from aluminum, it measures 164mm x 14mm (approx 6.5″ x .5″), and includes a power cable that plugs into any traditional USB port for charging.

 

to get your hands on one this fall, see the kickstarter campaign here.

LIX 3D printing pen: the smallest in the world

similar to 3D printers, the LIX quickly melts and cools colored plasticĀ 

 

 

LIX can be ordered on kickstarter

LIX 3D printing pen: the smallest in the world

view of the filament refill

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