Formlabs Stereolithography


Quick Stats

Printer


Form 3

Form 3L

Form 2 Refurbished

Technology

Low Force Stereolithography (LFS)™

Low Force Stereolithography (LFS)™

Stereolithography (SLA)

XY Resolution

25 microns

25 microns

n/a

Laser Spot Size

85 microns

85 microns

140 microns

Laser Power

One 250 mW laser

Two 250 mW laser

One 250 mW laser

Build Volume (W x D x H)

14.5 × 14.5 × 18.5 cm

33.5 × 20 × 30 cm

14.5 × 14.5 × 17.5 cm

Layer Thickness

25 – 300 microns

*25 – 300 microns

25 – 300 microns


Printing Properties

Printer


Form 3

Form 3L

Form 2 Refurbished

Technology

Low Force Stereolithography (LFS)™

Low Force Stereolithography (LFS)™

Stereolithography (SLA)

Resin Fill System

Automated

Automated

Automated

Build Volume (W x D x H)

14.5 × 14.5 × 18.5 cm

33.5 × 20 × 30 cm

14.5 × 14.5 × 17.5 cm

Layer Thickness

25 – 300 microns

*25 – 300 microns

25 – 300 microns

XY Resolution

25 microns

25 microns

n/a

Laser Spot Size

85 microns

85 microns

140 microns

Resin Cartridges

1

2

1

Supports

Auto-Generated
Light-Touch Removal

Auto-Generated
Light-Touch Removal

Auto-Generated
Easily Removable

Hardware

Printer


Form 3

Form 3L

Form 2 Refurbished

Printer Dimensions (W × D × H)

40.5 × 37.5 × 53 cm

*77.5 × 52 × 73.5 cm

34.5 × 33 × 52 cm

Weight

17.5 kg

*48 kg

13 kg

Operating Temperature

Auto-heats to 35 °C

Auto-heats to 35 °C

Auto-heats to 35 °C

Temperature Control

Air-heated print chamber

Air-heated print chamber

Self-heating resin tank

Power Requirements

100–240 VAC
2.5 A
50/60 Hz
220 W

100–240 VAC
*7.5 A
50/60 Hz
*650 W

100–240 VAC
1.5 A
50/60 Hz
65 W

Laser Specifications

1 Light Processing Unit
EN 60825-1:2007 certified
Class 1 Laser Product
405 nm wavelength
250 mW power
85 micron (0.0033 in) laser spot

2 Light Processing Unit
EN 60825-1:2007 certified
Class 1 Laser Product
405 nm wavelength
250 mW power
85 micron (0.0033 in) laser spot

1 Light Processing Unit
EN 60825-1:2007 certified
Class 1 Laser Product
405 nm wavelength
250 mW power
140 micron (0.0055 in) laser spot

Connectivity

Wi-Fi (2.4, 5 GHz)
Ethernet (1000 Mbit)
USB 2.0

Wi-Fi (2.4, 5 GHz)
Ethernet (1000 Mbit)
USB 2.0

Wi-Fi (2.4, 5 GHz)
Ethernet (1000 Mbit)
USB 2.0

Printer Control

5.5" interactive touchscreen
1280 × 720 resolution

5.5" interactive touchscreen
1280 × 720 resolution

4.3" interactive touchscreen
480 × 272 resolution
Push-button

Alerts

Touchscreen alerts
SMS/email via Dashboard
Two LED status indicators
Speaker for audio alerts

Touchscreen alerts
SMS/email via Dashboard
Two LED status indicators
Speaker for audio alerts

Touchscreen alerts
SMS/email via Dashboard


* Final Form 3L specifications may be subject to minor changes.

Software


System Requirements

Windows 7 (64-bit) and up
Mac OS X 10.10 and up
OpenGL 2.1
4 GB RAM


Hardware Requirements

Form 3, Form 3L, or Form 2 3D printer


File Types

STL and OBJ file input
FORM file output


PreForm Print Setup Features

One-Click Print
Adaptive layer thickness for faster printing with fine details
Remote Print
Auto-orient for optimal print position
Auto-mesh repair
Auto-generation of supports
Rotate, scale, duplicate, and mirror
Layer slicer for path inspection
Available in multiple languages