Getting Started With Your Printrbot Simple Metal
Assembled Printrbot Simple Metal
Thank you for purchasing the Printrbot Simple Metal 3D printer. Please follow the steps below to get started using your printer. If you run into any issues during the process, please visit Support for help and assistance if needed.
Printrbot Simple Metal Kit
Thank you for purchasing the Printrbot Simple Metal Kit. To get you printing as soon as possible, please follow the steps on our instruction site to assemble your printer.
Unboxing and Getting Started
Please follow the instructions below to get started with your new Printrbot 3D printer
Files and Downloads
Quick links to resources for software, drivers, firmware, and 3D model files.
Click here to download firmware for Rev D Printrboard. However, please note that your Printrbot Simple has already been flashed with firmware for the sensor. If you need to re-flash for some reason, here are instructions for reflashing your board.
Windows 8.1 has recently dropped signed drivers to recognize your Printrbot. For other versions of Windows, download the required USB driver from http://pjrc.com/teensy/serial_install.exe, right click on it and “Run as Administrator” to install the INF ﬁle. It should create a new COM port that you can then use in Repetier to connect. Windows 8 users – if you are still having trouble, see this guide.
Helpful videos for unboxing, calibrating, and other printing related activites