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Velleman K8200 3D Printer Kit - (Uses 3MM Filament)

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K8200: 3D Printer Kit -(Uses 3MM Filament)

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Velleman Inc.
Jameco Part no. 2184561
Manufacturer VELLEMAN INC.
Manufacturer no. K8200
  RoHS compliant
   NCNR (Non-Cancelable, Non Returnable)
Catalog 151 , page 149
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Velleman K8200 3D Printer Kit

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Have you ever wanted to create your own products? Have you dreamt that your 3D creations became real products? This is your chance with the Velleman K8200.

This is a build it yourself 3D printer kit to print objects of maximum 8" x 8" x 8" using PLA or ABS filament (3 mm plastic wire). It is an extremely fast, precise and reliable printer even when printing at higher speeds. The K8200 is compatible with all free RepRap software and firmware. It is made out of aluminum profiles and is easy to assemble; it leaves room to the user to freely alter the machine and modify it to their liking. The print bed is heated.

The complete PDF build guide in several languages can be found here.


  • Filament size: Uses only 3mm filament
  • Linear ball bearings: 8 and 10 mm
  • Technology: FFF (Fused Filament Fabrication) for PLA and ABS
  • Power supply: 12 V / 3 A max.
  • FTDI USB 2.0 to Serial
  • Dimensions of printable area: 20 x 20 x 20cm / 7.87 x 7.87 x 7.87"
  • Typical printing speed: 120 mm/s
  • Maximum print speed: 150 to 300 mm/s (depending on the object to be printed)
  • Extrusion nozzle: 0.5 mm
  • Extrusion thermistor: NTC 100K
  • Extruded aluminum profiles: 27.5 mm / 1.08" wide
  • Movement: 4 NEMA 17 stepper motors
  • Resolution:
       ·Nominal mechanical resolution:
          »X and Y: 0.015 mm (smallest step the printing plate can move in the X and Y direction)
          »Z: 0.781 µm (smallest step the printing plate can move in the Z direction)
       ·Nominal printing resolution:
          »Wall thickness (X,Y): 0.5 mm
          »Layer thickness (Z): 0.20 - 0.25 mm
  • Dimensions:
       ·Width: 50cm / 19.7"
       ·Depth: 42cm / 16.5"
       ·Height: 62cm / 24.4"
       ·Weight: 9Kg / 19.84lbs
  • Software: Repetier version 0.84 and up www.repetier.com
  • Included: sample 5 meters of 3mm black PLA


  • The printer requires a computer to print (MAC, WIN or LINUX) and an internet connection to use the online manual and building instructions.
  • The open source hard and firmware are based on the GNU open source communities of RepRap and Sanguinololu. - See http://RepRap.org
  • Excellent 3D printer driving software can be downloaded - http://www.repetier.com

    Suggested Tools

  • Combination Snap Ring Pliers
  • Allen Wrenches
  • Wrench set - none available, see Tool Kits and Hand Tools
  • Soldering Equipment
  • Solder, 60/40 1 mm 100g
  • Screwdriver, straight
  • Cutter & Stripper
  • 3½-Digit Digital Multimeter
  • Digital Caliper - 150 mm / 6" - 0.01 mm
  • Measuring tape
  • Tuning needle / screwdriver set
  • File Set

    Also available:

    Spare PCB for heated bedplate
    Spare 100k NTC SMD Thermistor

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