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05-19-2016, 10:20 AM
101Hero : The World's First US$49 3D Printer

3D Printing for work, play, lifestyle, and everything in 101Hero! Simple, accessible, affordable, and dependable, start from $49.


3D Printing For Everyone, That's what 101Hero thinkIt is the most affordable 3D printer in the world. Perfect for beginners and experts alike, just plug in the printer, download models file, press the button, and watch your custom creations form right before your eyes.

Bring your ideas to life, turn them into businesses, educate, learn, personalize products, make toys, make jewelry, start a curriculum, run a modern workshop, and unleash your creativity. The power of creation is yours!

(if you are a expert, and you know how to build a 3D model, you could use open-sourced slicer software just like Slic3r or Cura, load our seting file and then generate your gcode file. Besides, if you like to share your gcode to the other users, we believe they could be very happy)

What can I make with 101Hero 3D Printer?

There are many ways 101Hero 3D Printer can be used. 101Hero 3D Printer can be created any freestyle 3D objects, or in separate parts. The creative opportunities are endless, including:

3D shapes and 3D models
Toys and gift Jewelry, pendants and hanging ornaments
Decorative art and fridge magnets
Personalization of everyday objects (iPhone cases, pens, etc.)
Equipment for your Lego men
Battle Chess
And much much more…

Material & Filament optionsYou can use PLA, HIPS or ABS, as well as our 101Hero filament spools or standard 1.75 mm filament spools available on the market.

What's the difference? We made 101Hero filament spools so that people can print with more materials and colors, by choosing $99 pledge, you could get 10 spools of different colors in total. These spools weigh 30g per one, and allowing it to be portable and seamless. They totally weigh more than 1/2 lb (240 g) of. That is enough material to make lots of printing work.

Technical Specifications

101Hero Mini 3D Printer Technical Data

Customer Version (AKA: CV):

-note: if you want to upgrade to DV, please add $5 into your pledge

Printer Dimensions: It's a polygon
It is lightweight, roughly 3.9 lb (1.8 kg).
Dimensions: Print height: 100mm(3.93" ), Base Print Area: φ150mm (5.9")
Supports many different materials: ABS, PLA, Nylon, and more.
Standard filament rolls also supported.
Filament: standard 1.75mm.
Removable Print Bed.
50-350 micron layer resolution.
150 micron X and Y positioning accuracy.
101Hero SD Card mode for an effortless, plug-and-play experience. You could download the lab-tested gcode files from our website,

Designer & Developer Version (AKA: DV)

All Feature of 101Hero 3D Printer Customer Version.
It can also be used with any Windows, Mac, or Linux based system.
USB-Compatible connection.
Supports and uses open source software (for advanced users).

What's Included with My Reward?Due to the shipping budget is limited, so we decide to ship the 90% Finished Pre-Assembled Parts. When you got it, you just need to turn a few screws, then you could get a full functional 3D Printer. (We just forget to add the power adapter in the photos. Do not worry, 101Hero gonna prepare you 100-240V wide voltage area country-specific power adapter.)

Besides, We would also give you a very detailed manual instructions, and filament rolls as we promised in your pledge.
When you got the package, you can unbox it, turn a few screws, insert the memory and print right away - it’s as quick and as simple as that.
Note: Flash, Iron Man and Captain American is not in the shipping list. :)

>> Get yours!! (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/101hero/101hero-the-world-first-us49-3d-printer)

07-26-2019, 07:53 AM
Will Interest kids a lot as the name will attract them and also they can even 3D print which will all together be a learning factor for them.

07-26-2019, 02:06 PM
They can print their own Lego pieces :)

07-29-2019, 07:14 AM
Ya... Right.. will have a great fun in doing that.

05-14-2022, 04:58 AM
Is it really possible for them to print their own Lego pieces?

Ariel Boone
06-18-2022, 11:56 PM
Wow, em a very big fan of 3D art. Is printing also has 3D and 2D? I am a bit confused about it.

06-19-2022, 12:23 AM
I've made some new designs for my Lego Mindstorms kits with the 3D printer. Ariel, as to 2D, you can make things flat, sure.

06-21-2022, 04:36 AM
Great printer, especially as a first child's printer, they can make a lot of interesting things :cool: