The Hydra 340

High Reliability - Low Maintenance - High Uptime - Enclosure - Large Volume

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The Hydra Benchtop Model Formerly the 17A

  • from outside environmental changes
  • Enclosed build environment and filament storage
  • Works with all Hyrel print heads, allowing you to work with numerous materials, including Clay, Plasticine, Sugru, Silicone RTV, porcelain, ABS, PLA, Nylon, NinjaFlex, FilaFlex and more!
  • Designed with safety in mind
  • Rugged, all-metal design
  • Includes interchangeable mounting system
  • State-of-the-art, plug-and-play electronics (Gib System)
  • Ready for upgrade/expansion options
  • Compatible with large volume extruders
  • Hydra 340: 300x400x250mm XxYxZ

TECH SPECS

BUILD VOLUME
  • X Axis 300 mm
  • Y Axis 400 mm
  • Z Axis 250 mm
POSITIONAL ACCURACY:
  • X Axis+/- 60 microns
  • Y Axis +/- 60 microns
  • Z Axis +/- 10 microns
POSITIONAL RESOLUTION:
  • X Axis 6 microns
  • Y Axis 6 microns
  • Z Axis 1 micron
Chassis & Enclosure:
  • Powder-coated Steel & Anodized Aluminum
  • Plastic Windows

Motion Control:
  • Four Precision Ball Screws in Z-axis
  • Precision Linear Bearing System in X, Y, and Z Axes
Electronics:
  • State-of-the-art 150+ MHz 32-bit ARM processor
  • Modular, micro-stepping motor-drivers with closed-loop encoding
  • Integrated, Dual CAN-bus architecture
  • “Smooth Move” motion control technology firmware
  • Integrated camera
Tablet PC:
  • USB: Four USB 2.0 Ports (External)
  • WLAN: WiFi Capable

PHYSICAL DIMENSIONS

Out of the box, LID open
  • Weight: 150 lbs / 136 kgs
  • Length: 41 in / 104 cm
  • Depth:  27in / 69n cm
  • Height: 40in / 101 cm
Out of the box, LID CLOSED
  • Weight: 150 lbs / 136 kgs
  • Length: 41 in / 104 cm
  • Depth:  27in / 69n cm
  • Height: 28 in / 71 cm
ATX Power Supply Specs:
  • Power: 750 W
  • Voltage: 115 / 230 V
  • Current: 16 / 8 A
  • Frequency: 60 / 50 Hz
  • Physical On/Off Switch: Yes
  • IEC-60320 C14 connector
  • IEC-60320 C13-to-NEMA 15 Power Cable
  • US Standard (International must supply own)

COMPATIBLE HEADS

Hot FLOW Heads:
  • MK1-250 
  • MK2-250
  • MK1-450 
COLD / WARM FLOW heads:
  • EMO-25, COD-25
  • VOL-25, VCD-25
  • KRA-15, KCD-15
SYRINGE HEADS:
  • SDS-5, CSD-5
  • SDS-10, CSD-10
  • SDS-30, CSD-30
  • SDS-60, CSD-60
Other HEADS:
  • Spindle Tool
  • Lasers
  • Extra Cooling Fan
  • Microscope

WHAT IS INCLUDED

  • Enclosed HYREL 3D Printer
  • Emergency Off (EMO) Button & Illuminated Control Panel
  • Preconfigured Windows PC
  • Large Build Volume
  • Chamber Lighting
  • Tool Tree holds up to five additional heads

SERVICE & SUPPORT

Our Warranty Policy is contained within our Ordering Terms, Policies, and Conditions page. We are committed to providing the best customer service and support possible.