Me2 is open and simple to allow maximum engagement with the print process. It's portable with a light weight build and handle. There are no annoying tweaks or adjustment before each print.
Safe and Robust
Me2 works with non-toxic biodegradable materials and is perfectly safe to have uncovered in a closed environment. There are no large hot moving parts to be careful of. We auto calibrate before every print so it can be moved or take a knock and still work perfectly.
Serviceable and Hackable
Me2 is constructed to be maintained with simple hand tools (provided). The modular extruder can be unplugged and exchanged easily. Built in expansion scope with 18 additional features for future proofing.
Easy workflow management tools take the hassle out of complex projects.
Teacher accounts with the power to manage and edit student users accounts.
Wireless printing for a less complicated and portable set up.
Ability to connect to your printer from remote locations.
Personal Design Library
Organize, search and manage your personal library of 3D printable designs.
Lesson Plans and Resources
Curriculum linked lesson plans and other teacher resources to assist you in the classroom.
Having a 3D printer is a phenomenal seed for inspiration because you can literally create anything. But this kind of design process is probably daunting for people new to the technology. Use these example projects to inspire your students within just a few minutes.
Find grants and funding
New sources of funding pop up all of the time from Government, Community Groups and Corporates. Our downloadable teachers toolkit includes a list of active sources of funding. Visit our Grants and Funding page for more information.
Starting a makerspace
An open access makerspace is a great place to position 3D printing education. But you might find starting a makerspace with a clear purpose and vision is hard work. While our teacher's toolkit provides great tips, it is general. Get a FREE customised action plan from MakerSpaceMaker.
Introduction to 3D printing
First, take our introduction to 3D printing online course in your own time. You will gain a basic understanding of the process in addition to how you can use 3D printing in your classroom.
BuildFlow breaks down the complication of the 3D printing process into an easy workflow. Our workflows are designed for the classroom with curated, curriculum-linked learning content. Less clutter and jargon, more learning and exploration.
View our range of education products
Our education products come complete with hardware, software, consumables, accessories and a first-class local support package. Our packages take the stress and complexity out of providing a top rate technology capability to your students.