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LulzBot TAZ 6 Desktop 3D Printer Available Today


May 18, 2016
By Business Wire News

LOVELAND, Colo.

Aleph Objects, Inc., maker of the award-winning LulzBot line of desktop 3D printers, released the highly anticipated upgrade to the LulzBot TAZ. The LulzBot TAZ 6 is now available for purchase for US$2,500 on LulzBot.com and through participating partners.

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LulzBot TAZ 6 Desktop 3D Printer (Photo: Business Wire)

LulzBot TAZ 6 Desktop 3D Printer (Photo: Business Wire)

This re-engineered, self-replicating robot boasts major improvements like self-leveling, self-cleaning, and a fully integrated power supply. The LulzBot TAZ 6 also features dozens of new and community-driven improvements, including: improved firmware, more reliable components, support for new filament materials, improved heat sink and print cooling, and more.

“After tens of thousands of hours of testing and feedback, we are excited to be releasing the best LulzBot 3D printer to-date,” Aleph Objects, Inc. President and CEO Jeff Moe said. “We remain committed as ever to respecting user freedom and are proud that the new LulzBot TAZ 6 received the prestigious Respects Your Freedom Certification from the Free Software Foundation.”

After early testing, members of the community are excited about the newest addition to the LulzBot lineup:

“The TAZ 6 has been the single best out-of-the-box experience of any 3D printer I’ve ever used… Every detail feels like it’s been purposefully put there. Nothing is out of place.” – Thomas Sanladerer, 3D Printing Expert

“The LulzBot TAZ 6 is, in my opinion, the most complete 3D printer currently on the market.” – Brent Hale, 3DForged.com

“Even if you’re new to printing, there really is nothing to fear as everything you need to set up and use the TAZ 6 is in the box, from print tool kit to printed guides.” – Alastair Jennings, Techradar.com

“The auto leveling system brought over from the Mini is an incredibly powerful feature that will save the user a lot of headaches and downtime due to bed leveling issues.” – Joel Telling, 3D Printing Nerd

“The TAZ 6 is clearly the pinnacle of development of the LulzBot TAZ printer line, with hassle-free printing due to its auto leveling and nozzle cleaning. The TAZ 6 is great for beginners and advanced users alike.” – James Bruton, XRobots (Sponsored)

The LulzBot TAZ 6 is built with an open filament format, compatible out-of-the-box with dozens of materials including PLA, HIPS, ABS, PET, Amphora™ co-polyester, nylon, polycarbonate, wood and metal composites, and more. The machine has tool head upgrades for flexible and multi-material printing. With one of the largest print volumes in its class, users can print objects nearly the size of a basketball.

All LulzBot 3D printers are built to last with quality components in Loveland, Colorado, USA. Each machine comes with one-year of live phone and email technical support, available seven days per week. The company also has an active user community, with thousands of members sharing new tips, tricks, and hacks on the LulzBot Forum. Learn more today at LulzBot.com

Praise for LulzBot 3D Printers

LulzBot desktop 3D printers are acclaimed by critics and customers alike for reliability, robustness, respect of user freedom, ease of use, excellent customer support, and extensive documentation.

About Aleph Objects, Inc.

Founded in January 2011 and built on the philosophy of freedom, Aleph Objects, Inc. is a Free Software, Libre Innovation, and Open Source Hardware company. Headquartered in Loveland, Colorado, USA, Aleph Objects designs, develops, and manufactures the LulzBot® line of 3D printers, parts, and plastics.

LulzBot is a registered trademark of Aleph Objects, Inc.

Aleph Objects, Inc.
Harris Kenny, +1-970-377-1111 Ext. 614
press@lulzbot.com