Dec 5, 2014

Elemental pressure controlled SLA 3D printer by Hardcotton from Australia

Elemental is a new type of SLA machine made by Hardcotton form Australia. It uses pressure to move resin on z axis.

Elemental technical specifications:
  • Very large build area for SLA - up to 200mm x 200mm x 200mm (7.87in x 7.87in x 7.87in)
  • Z control accurate to 1 micron
  • 24-bit XY control resolution (variable through software)
  • Variable output 405nm laser
  • Pressure control of layer height
  • Stand-alone SD-card printing
  • Bluetooth functionality
  • Price:  at AUD$1100 (US$950 / EUR760) range based on KS prices

Company homepage: (appears to be down)

Hardcotton facebook:

They had an unsuccessful and canceled Kickstarter campaign:

Here is the video presentation of the pressure control Elemental stereolithography: