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Makeblock mGiraffe 3D Printer Kit (US)

SKU: MB90102

$1,092.00 AUD, inc GST
$992.73 AUD, exc GST
Makeblock mGiraffe 3D Printer Kit (US)

SKU: MB90102

$1,092.00 AUD, inc GST
$992.73 AUD, exc GST

Retired Product

Replaced by: lulzbot 3d printer


  • $6.95 Standard (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 Express (Overnight*, tracked)
  • $3 Economy Post* (3-7 days, no tracking)
  • FREE Pickup (Newcastle only)

Shipping costs may increase for heavy products or large orders.

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page.

*Conditions apply, see shipping tab below.

This product has been replaced by: lulzbot 3d printer

What is mGiraffe?

mGiraffe is a new type of delta 3D printer DIY kit based on Makeblock platform. Consisting of an open hexagon linkage structure and powerful electronic control system, mGiraffe is devoted to bring you extraordinary 3D printing experience.

For more resources, please visit Learn.



• A DIY 3D printer all built by yourself to experience the charm of 3D printing;

• Animated assembling manual create a rich user experience;

• Automatic leveling system prepares you to start 3D printing quickly;

• Mechanical structure combining with powerful electronic modules for better print performance.



Stable Mechanical Structure

A slider beam2424 made by heavy-duty aluminum alloy combining with a hexagon linkage forms the main structure of mGiraffe. It is a simple yet powerful structure that helps perform visible 3D printing at 360 degrees.

Powerful Main Control Board - MegaPi

mGiraffe uses a powerful main control board called MegaPi which is powered by Mega2560 chip. Combining with specially designed shield expansion boards, MegaPi is capable of driving three stepper motors, one extruder, and other electronic modules.


Auto-Leveling System

The non-contact photoelectric limit switch and the metal proximity switch of mGiraffe makes it possible for position compensation of X-axis, Y-axis and Z-axis to realize leveling. mGiraffe was created to be as easy to use as possible, letting you focus on creating and enjoying your prints instead of spending time tweaking and troubleshooting the machine.

Animated Assembling Manual

Every mGiraffe features an animated manual in the SD card for easy DIY assembling. It eliminates lots of troubles during assembly and ensures you assemble the mechanical parts and plug-in electronic modules in a correct way.


High-Quality 3D Printing

mGiraffe's motion is made up of a guide-rail slide and a timing belt, ensuring better print performance. 0.1-0.3mm layer resolution accelerates the design process by enabling professional-quality, high-resolution prototypes and models to be created right at your desk.



1. This mGiraffe 3D printer kit is available in 4 versions according to the AC power cord you used: Chinese standard, American standard, European standard and British standard. Please see the AC power cords shown in the figure to choose the right version. Please check below picture for your reference.

2. The micro SD card in mGiraffe stores animated manuals, driver instruction, and LCD screen operation videos. You may need to use a SD card reader to view all of instructions, so as to begin your journey with the mGiraffe.

3. The package just contains a small section PLA Filament for the testing, you may need to buy other 1.75mm PLA Filament in Makeblock.

4. Want to See More?

If you are looking for something to trigger your creativity, visit open source community such as thingiverse.com for free 3D designs.

Visit below URL for more information about mGiraffe: http://learn.makeblock.com/mgiraffe-3d-printer-kit/



Material Anodized aluminum and plastic
Extruder All-metal
Physical Dimensions D300 × 766mm
Print Materials 1.75mm PLA
Build Volume D180 × 300mm
Diameter of Nozzle 0.4mm
Layer Resolution 0.1-0.3mm
Printing Platform Aluminum alloy
Hot Bed Not included
Auto Bed Leveling Yes
Print Speed Max 150mm/s
Power Supply 110-240V AC Power Adapter, 12V/5A
Software Cura, Printrun
Supports file type .Stl, .Gcode
Connections USB & Micro SD Card
Off-line Printing Yes
Main Board Mega2560
  • .Payment

    Payment can be made by either PayPal or Bank Transfer, whichever customers would like to use.


    The advantage of using PayPal is the timeliness, while the disadvantage is the relatively high commission fee charged by PayPal. Therefore, PayPal is usually recommended for order of small amount.

    Credit Card

    Accept all debit cards and alternative payment methods. Including Visa, MasterCard, JCB.

    Bank Transfer

    In terms of Bank Transfer, it will take longer time, even one week to the maximum; however, the handling charge is lower to some extent; so, Bank Transfer is preferred when the order value is large.

  • .Shipping Policy

    Free shipping

    For any orders with value exceeding USD 300, free shipping will be provided (excluding 3D printer and MakerSpace Kits); however, free shipping is not available for orders subject to discounts.

    PS: the customer for which free shipping is provided may not designate the courier, which will be determined at the sole discretion of Makeblcok.


    Delivery will be made within 1-2 working days after the receipt of payment. Since the commodities will be shipped through forwarder, the tracking number may sometimes be updated on the third working day. After we get to know the tracking number, we will update on our website and at the same time, the customer will be reminded via mail. Otherwise, customers can log onto "my account" to view the order status via "view order status".


    Makeblock abides by applicable laws and policies and will make declaration on true condition.

    All Makeblock commodities are exported through Hong Kong (free trade port); therefore, customers are not required to pay any export tariff. When commodities arrive at the destination, some will be checked by the customs and certain tariff shall be paid or not, depending on the provisions and operations of each country. Since all the import tariffs depend on local policies, customers are required to undertake related expenses at the destination port, if any.

    If you have any doubts about local tariff policies and potential tariffs, please refer to http://www.dutycalculator.com/new-import-duty-and-tax-calculation/saved_calculations/view_details/194962255/. Note: the information stated on the website is only provided for reference and Makeblock will not be liable for the final tariff and estimated tariff.

    Delivery range

    Basically, Makeblock will provide express services where the courier services are available. If you have any related questions, please feel free to contact us via [email protected]


    For international express, PO BOX is not allowed; please indicate complete address (other than PO BOX), including domicile, postal code, addressee and contact information.

  • .After-Sale Support

    Technical question

    For any questions about the use of products, please view the related FAQ or seek relevant solutions at our forum http://forum.makeblock.cc/. Many customers that may have the same questions with you may have raised such questions and have been answered at the forum. Meanwhile, if you need relevant product information, please search at http://learn.makeblock.cc/. We have stored the information on all products here and classify them by products. If you are unable to find a solution at the above forum and learn, please send an email to [email protected], professional technical customer service personnel will answer your questions within 2 working days.

    Non-technical question

    If you have any questions about the order or product quality, please send an email to [email protected], we will deal with your questions within 2 working days.


    Makeblock encourage and appreciate your share of your great ideas and creations with us and other people who love creation as you.

  • .Quality Assurance

    Returns and replacement for non-quality issues

    Time effectiveness& conditions: The commodityisunopened within 7 days from the date of receiptand can be resold.


    1). Send an email with subject indicating "Applications for Returns and Replacement" to [email protected] the same time, the mail shall specify:

    a. Where the commodity was purchased (makeblcok official website /Amazon outlets /Taobao outlets/Jingdong outlets);

    b. Order No.;

    c. Tracking No..

    2). Within 2 working days after receiving the e-mail, Makeblock will verify and give a proposal for solving problem according to the actual condition.

    3). For the commodity needs to be returned, the customer, after well-packaging the same and filling in corresponding information, shall send the commodity to the location designated by Makeblock; and meanwhile, notify Makeblock of the tracking number by mail.

    4). After confirming that the commodity received complies with the returns and replacement conditions, Makeblock will refund within three working days.

    Expenses: Regarding the applications for returns and replacement for non-quality issues, all the freight and related costs, including but not limited to tariffs, shall beundertaken by the customer. (Note: Payment upon arrival is not allowed.)

    Refund: Corresponding refund will be returned to the account through which the customer purchased the commodity.

    Parts missing and defective upon receiving

    Time effectiveness: Declaration of parts missing and defective made within 7 days from the date of receipt is valid is valid. Please timely check the commodity after the receipt thereof.


    1). Please send an email with subject indicating "Parts missing(or defective)" to [email protected]ck.cc. At the same time, the mail shall specify:

    a. Where the good was purchased (makeblcok official website / Amazon outlets / Taobao outlets / Jingdong outlets);

    b. Order No.;

    c. Tracking No.;

    d. Specific description on the missing or defective parts and quantity thereof. (Note: for names of the parts, please refer to the Parts List); e. return address (PO box and mail addresses are not available;the ZIP code is required), contact person and contact number.

    2). Within 2 working ays after receiving the e-mail, Makeblock will verify and give a proposal for solving problem.

    3). For the verified parts missing or defective, Makeblock will arrange repalcementfor the missing or defective parts. (Note: Makeblock will select a courier according to the actual situations.)

    Expenses: Makeblock will undertake the corresponding freight.


    Time effectiveness: Repair or replacement services if necessary are available within 90 days from the date of the receipt.


    1). Repairs will not be provided for parts damages arising from man-made reasons, including but not limited to falling, crash, tear, soaking and improper strength;

    2). Repairs will not be provided for consumables, including but not limited to screw and battery;

    3). Repairs will not be provided for damages arising from mis-operation, including operation not under the manual;

    4). Repairs will not be provided for damages other than natural damages in the opinion of Makeblock.


    1). Please send an email with subject indicating "Repairs" to [email protected] At the same time, the email shall specify:

    a. Where the commodity was purchased (makeblcok official website / Amazon outlets / Taobao outlets / Jingdong outlets);

    b. Order No.;

    c. Specific description on the damaged parts and quantity thereof. (Note: for names of the parts, please refer to the Parts List);

    d. Return address (PO box and mail addresses are not available and at the same time, the ZIP code is required), contact person and contact information.

    2). Within 2 working days after receiving the e-mail, Makeblock will verify and give a proposal of solving problem.

    3). For those confirmed by Makeblock, it will provide repairs or make replacement according to actual conditions.

    4). For the damaged products out of warranty, Makeblock also provides technical support. Limited maintenance with customer bearing all related cost (freight, maintenance cost, customs tax and so on) will be provided up to Makeblock's analysis of products.


    1. Associated expenses arising from the repairs of the commodity within the warranty period and scope will be undertaken by Makeblock. (Note: Makeblock will select a courier according to actual situations.)

    2. For the damages falling beyond the warranty period or scope, Makeblock will provide lifelong free technical assistance and free repairs. Relevant freight and tariff are on the account of the customer.

    Remark: to better judge the reason, Makeblock may require the customer to send back the damaged commodities for analysis, judgment and improvement, and Makeblock will return the expenses arising therefrom to the customer's account.

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Product Comments

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page (no login required).

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (3-7 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 for Express Post (Overnight for Australia Post Next Day Network, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address (here's a PDF which includes other key business details):

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
NSW, 2289

Take a look at our customer service page if you have other questions such as "do we do purchase orders" (yes!) or "are prices GST inclusive" (yes they are!). We're here to help - get in touch with us to talk shop.

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