Jerry and Jake Wood, the father and son team behind seem to have found the right balance between price and performance with the Phoenix. Set for a short three week run on Kickstarter, the printer is funded after three days.
New low cost affordable 3D printer unveiled. Now Professor Joshua Pearce and his team of 3D apostles from Michigan Technological University are proclaiming the era of Open Access 3D Printing, having published their “A Low-Cost, Open-Source Metal 3-D Printer,”
A College Kid Couldn't Afford a 3D Printer, So He Built One Himself