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21 Best 3d Pens (2017) to Unleash your 3D Imagination in Real

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One of things that all of us do since our childhood is to imagine shapes in thin air. We imagine how something will look. When explaining to others we tend to draw shapes in air with fingers or normal pens and pencils. Imagining and drawing 3D shapes is part of who we are.

If this is the case, then why not simply buy 3D printing pen and make those imaginations a reality? In this post we bring to you top 21 3D pens available in market currently. We will cover several brands as well as several prince points.

Let us begin our line-up of 21 top rated 3d pens with the 3D pens which are priced below $150.

 

LUCKSTAR 3D Pen By LUCKSTAR, Price: $ 114.29

LUCKSTAR 3D Pen By LUCKSTAR

LUCKSTAR 3D Pen By LUCKSTAR comes in 4 attractive colors Blue, Gray, Orange and Yellow. It features a 0.4 to 0.7 mm sized Copper nozzle that provides for quite fine freehand 3D drawing.

Because the tip is made of metal, it can become very hot hence proper care must be taken when operating this 3D pen. The LUCKSTAR 3D Pen incorporates the ‘fast cool’ technology. This technology ensures that the filament cools down very quickly which means that you will get accurate designs as well as the 3D pen will be safe to use.

You can use this 3D pen to draw on paper, or connect other 3D objects, or draw a completely new 3D object in thin air!

This 3D pen can be used to make different art forms such as home décor, personalized gifts, crafts and it can even help in school projects. This 3D pen works with only plastic filament. Three loops of filament are included in the package so that you can get your first 3D object within minutes of getting this 3D pen.

Key Specifications:

  • Weight:  Unspecified in specifications
  • Dimensions: Unspecified in specifications
  • LCD Display Present: No

 

 Alrida 3D Pen By Alrida, Price: $ 109.99

Alrida 3D Pen By Alrida

Alrida 3D Pen By Alrida is a stereoscopic 3D pen, which works on 5 volts/2A DC power supply. Therefore, either a DC power adaptor can power it, or it can also work with a portable power bank. This enables you to print your lovely 3D object anywhere even with you are not near a power point.

It works only with either PLA or ABS filaments. The nozzle diameter of this 3D pen is 0.7 mm that ensures that you get very fine results with great precision and ease. It is lightweight which helps you create intricate art forms, which require very subtle hand movements.

With this 3D pen, you can create your 3D designs from ground up in thin air, or you can trace it out on a paper. The printing speed is easily controllable which always keeps you in full control. The nib temperature is displayed in the LCD screen for you to monitor the status of the pen. These and several more such points make this 3D pen as an ideal gift for any creative person.

Key Specifications:

  • Weight: Approximately 62 grams
  • Dimensions: 6.9 x 1.2 x 1.6 inches
  • LCD Display Present: Yes
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Here are good 3D pens below $100.

 

SL-300 3D Pen By INHDBOX, Price: $ 92.00

SL-300 3D Pen By INHDBOX

SL-300 3D Pen By INHDBOX is light in weight and has slim profile, which makes it very easy to handle. This means that you will not get FLAC fatigue even with extended usage of this 3D pen. Similar to other 3D pens, you can use this 3D pen to draw on any surface such as paper or even in thin air.

This 3D pen is based on Stereoscopic technology. This 3D pen incorporates a new technology for printing which is a combination of a heating coil and a nozzle cartridge design. You can easily control the print speed and the filament temperature using the easy to reach buttons. This means that you will always be control of the drawing.

Key Specifications:

  • Weight: Unspecified in the specifications.
  • Dimensions: 180 x 24 x 24 mm
  • LCD Display Present: Yes

 

Scribbler 3D Pen By Scribbler, Price: $ 89.99

Scribbler 3D Pen By Scribbler

The Scribbler 3D Pen By Scribbler is one of the 3D pens that have been in market for quite some time now. It is among the first to introduce slim and lightweight ergonomic design plus having step-less excursion speed control.

The step-less excursion control also gives you complete control on the printing speed and it lets you be in better control of the nozzle temperature. This 3D pen works with several varieties of PLA filament giving you rich choice for the right make and color of the filament.

It is ideal for children to adults and from beginners to professionals and artists.

Key Specifications:

·        Weight: 2.3 ounces

·        Dimensions: 8.7 x 6.9 x 2.5 inches

·        LCD Display Present: No

 

iPeson 3rd 3D Pen By iPeson, Price: $ 89.99

iPeson 3rd 3D Pen By iPeson

iPeson 3rd 3D Pen By iPeson is a stereoscopic 3D pen. Similar to other 3D pens, it works by melting plastic (PLA) filaments, which rapidly cools down to your desired shape realizing the 3D object, which you are visualizing.

It features a step-less motor for controlling the excursion speed and hence the speed of printing. For intricate designs, you can go for slow speeds and for designs having mainly arches and lines, you can increase the speed.

The rapid cooling of plastic filament makes it safe to use. However, the nib can reach temperatures around 200 degrees so proper safety precautions are recommended. The precautions include not to touch the nib by hand or not to touch the nib on any surface.

It also means that similar to other 3D pens based on same technology; children under strict guidance and observation of adults should use this 3D pen. This 3D pen is lightweight and easy to hold which enables you to draw as much as you want without getting tired.

Key Specifications:

  • Weight: 2.2 ounces
  • Dimensions: Unspecified in the specifications
  • LCD Display Present: No


Skyfall inteliigent (SL-300) 3D Pen By Skyfall, Price: $ 89.79

Skyfall inteliigent (SL-300) 3D Pen By Skyfall

The SL-300 intelligent 3D pen by Skyfall comes in 4 colors. It is the lightest 3D pen in the world, which also makes it the most convenient and easiest to use 3D pen in the world. It incorporates a highly intelligent and worlds first print head that can sense the temperature.

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Even though it does not have step-less motor for controlling the excursion speed, it does offer 8 different excursion speeds which you can select easily using the buttons. The 8 speeds are quite near to each other that give you full control on the printing speed.

It also offers you the freedom that once you set the speed, the speed will remain constant on that speed until it is changed. In addition to this, the SL-300 3D printing pen also offers a mode for continuous extrude flow by pressing one button.

This again helps in making great 3D objects because rather than focusing on controlling the pens behavior; you will be free to focus completely on your design while the pen will automatically take care of the rest. No wonder many people consider this 3D pen among the top rated 3d pens.

Key Specifications:

·        Weight: 55 grams

·        Dimensions: 180 x 24 x 24 mm

·        LCD Display Present: Yes


KooLuLu 3D Pen By KooLuLu, Price: $ 87.99

KooLuLu 3D Pen By KooLuLu

The stylish looking KooLuLu 3D Pen by KooLuLu comes in 2 colors. It is based on Stereoscopic technology. It features easy to reach controls for extrusion speed and temperature. You can easily monitor the nib temperature on the LCD and adjust as required. It works only with PLA filaments.

The nib size can max be 0.7 mm, which means that you can create very fine art forms with this 3D pen. It is very light in weight and hence it can be comfortably used for extended periods without getting tired. Similar to other similar pens, proper safety precautions should be followed when using this pen. It features a smart print head, which can sense the temperature.

The extrusion speed can be controlled in 8 discrete levels, which give you complete control on the extrusion flow thereby helping you make better 3D creations.

Key Specifications:

·        Weight: 55 grams

·        Dimensions: 7 x 3 x 2 inches

·        LCD Display Present: Yes

 

Leungyo 3D Pen By Leungyo, Price: $ 85.99

Leungyo 3D Pen By Leungyo

This is the second and upgraded versions of the 3D pen by Leungyo. This 3D pen comes in 6 colors which make it attractive to everyone including kids, girls, boys, and even professionals and artists. This is a versatile 3D pen, which can work with both PLA filament as well as ABS filament.

Compared to PLA, the ABS filaments take higher temperatures to melt and cool down slowly, but they are stronger. Therefore, you can choose appropriate filament type for your 3D objects or parts of it. For e.g. you can have a 3D object with a strong ABS base, and rest of it in lightweight PLA.

The LCD screen shows the real-time temperature of the printing head. So, rather than relying on how the filament is flowing and making a guess about the temperature, you can see it easily and take appropriate action. The speed of filament as well as temperature can be easily controlled using the easy to reach buttons. The print speed is adjustable for both types of filaments.

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Key Specifications:

·        Weight: 630 grams

·        Dimensions: 18 x 4.6 x 3 inches

·        LCD Display Present:

 

DUNLIN 3D Pen By DUNLIN, Price: $ 78.39

 

The DUNLIN 3D Pen By DUNLIN is a Stereoscopic 3D pen. It can work with either PLA filaments or ABS filaments. Being light in weight it is easy to use and control, especially for drawing the sections in air. It has very good printing speed controls, so you can draw more easily.

For example, people usually opt for slow speeds when they are working on sections, which are detailed, oriented such as corners or small curves, and opt for high speeds in other sections of the 3D objects. This 3D pen features an intelligent stand-by mode.

Using this mode you can take a break from drawing and resume at a later point of time. During this time, the 3D pen will remain in stand-by in warm condition. This helps get a smooth finish as if the entire 3D object was created in one sitting. This mode is very useful when drawing complex or big objects or when a visitor or phone call interrupts suddenly such as you.

Key Specifications:

·        Weight: 60 grams

·        Dimensions: Unspecified in the specifications

·        LCD Display Present: Yes

 

Intelligent 3D Pen By TOPSUN, Price: $ 69.99

Intelligent 3D Pen By TOPSUN

The Intelligent 3D Pen By TOPSUN comes in 4 attractive colors. It features a smart stand-by function. This pen keeps monitoring if you are using it or not. Whenever it detects that you were using it but you are not using it now, it will wait for 5 minutes.

If you don’t resume in 5 minutes, it will automatically go to standby mode and switch off heating elements. This protects against the potential danger when users forget to switch off the pen when they are suddenly interrupted by something else.

This pen also features variable print speed, which you can easily control by the speed of your hand movements. This type of speed control offers the best and most practical way of print speed control where you do not have to struggle with the buttons to set the right print speed.

Key Specifications:

·        Weight: Unspecified in the specifications.

·        Dimensions: Unspecified in the specifications.

·        LCD Display Present: Yes

 

LED 3D Pen By FD, Price: $ 68.99

LED 3D Pen By FD

The LED 3D pen by FD comes in 4 eye-catching colors Yellow, Purple, Pink and Blue. It is a stereoscopic pen, which uses fused deposition molding technique for creating 3D objects. It is a very versatile 3D pen, which can take various types of filaments PLA, ABS, HIPS, flexible PLA and even wood.

The filament diameter, which it requires, is 1.75 mm, which is the same diameter as used by 3D printers. It therefore opens up doors for you to use any filament from the market, which come in several colors. The extruder temperature and the extruder speed are easily controllable by well-placed buttons.

This 3D pen also has the intelligent standby function, which not only saves electricity but also prevents accidents.

Key Specifications:

·        Weight: 65 grams

·        Dimensions: Unspecified in the specifications.

·        LCD Display Present: Yes

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