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Brand Name: CREALITY 3D
Model Number: FD3040S
Colour Print Speed: 20-200mm/s
Printing size: 500*500*500mm
Layer height: 0.05-0.4mm (recommend 0.1-0.20mm)
Printing speed: 30-300mm/s (recommend 20-80mm/s)
Extrusion temperature: 0-260℃
Print Material: 1.75mm PLA, ABS, TPU, Copper, Wood, Carbon Fibre, Gradient Colour etc.
Software: CURA, Repetier-Host simplify 3D
File format: STL, OBJ, G-Code, JPG
Operating System: Windows XP/7/8/, Mac OS
Package size: 54x64x31cm (21.26×25.2×12.2 inches)
Heated bed: Yes
please note according to Creality the bed being level on the 500x500 model has an error margin of +/- 3mm