When it comes to 3D printing, size does matter. Kit built 3D printers and cheap kickstarter
printers are fine for 3D printing small trinkets; But after you learn the basics of 3D printing on these dainty machines, you come to realize that you want a printer that can actually print something bigger than a trinket. You discover as you get 3DHub orders
that you want to print large cosplay props and small batches of items. With that in mind here is my list of the top 10 3D printers that have a build plate greater than 200 x 200 mm
Lulzbot Taz 6: Lulzbot is known for high quality and dependable printers. The Taz 6 is their newest large print volume (280 mm x 280 mm x 250 mm) printer.Taz 6’s also feature bed auto leveling and nozzle cleaning. These two features are an upgrade from the Taz 5’s.
Pros: Contained power unit, Auto leveling and nozzle cleaning. Runs 1.75 and 3 mm filament.
Cons: The nozzle cleaning strip cut some build plate space from the Taz 5.
Lulzbot Taz 6