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New Zimple Kickstarter campaign : Ziflex – Flexible & magnetic build platform for 3D Printers

Removing 3D Printed parts from a build plate is often a real pain. Hands cut, glass surfaces breaking, damages to the print surface or the printed parts. Those are problems that every maker has already faced while using a spatula.

Zimple is back on Kickstarter with a new product to tackle this problem: the Ziflex, a flexible and magnetic build plate, at an affordable price.

Remove 3D prints with ease using Ziflex. Photo via Zimple.
Remove 3D prints with ease using Ziflex. Photo via Zimple.

While other systems usually use a solid steel sheet and magnets, Zimple has come up with something innovative: using strong directional magnetic sheets on both parts.

The Ziflex complete system. Photo via Zimple.
The Ziflex complete system. Photo via Zimple.

Their technology ensures a perfect alignment to your printer’s bed while maintaining a strong grip.

The Zimple Ziflex magnetic build plate. Photo via ZImple.
The Zimple Ziflex magnetic build plate. Photo via Zimple.

Zimple declares they will be able to produce any size and shape in order to be compatible with every 3D printer on the market. This perpetuates their universal compatibility policy, already observed on their filtration system: Zimpure.

Ziflex is available in a shape to match your 3D printer. Photo via Zimple.
Ziflex is available in a shape to match your 3D printer. Photo via Zimple.

Furthermore, the early bird Kickstarter discount is quite appealing with up to 35% discount.

Early bird Kickstarter pricing on the Zimple Ziflex. Image via Zimple.
Early bird Kickstarter pricing on the Zimple Ziflex. Image via Zimple.

If you’re struggling with print removal and adhesion, the Ziflex could be a solution for you. Check out the Kickstarter campaign to get more informations on the Ziflex and pre order.

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Featured image shows the Zimple Ziflex magnetic build plate and a Baby Groot 3D print. Photo via Zimple.

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