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FT-5 (Kit) Folger Tech

FT-5 (Kit) Folger Tech - 3D printers
Basic specs Price: $ 499
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Model FT-5 (Kit)
Manufacturer Folger Tech (see all products)
Category DIY/Kit
Topic Large format 3D printing (see all articles)
Technology Extrusion (FFF, FDM...)
Material PLA, Other plastics, ABS
Max. build size 300 × 300 × 400 mm
Release date

Folger Tech FT-5 (Kit) review

The FT-5 is a large volume desktop 3D printer made by Folger Tech, a US-based manufacturer. Folger Tech also produces the RepRap 2020 Prusa i3.

Disclaimer: We noticed some negative feedback online (see here) from users concerning missing or damaged parts in the kit.

Folger Tech FT-5 main features

  • 12V aluminum heated bed: allows for 3D printing ABS and other plastic materials
  • Large build volume: allows for 3D printing larger objects
  • Dual Y and Z motors: for additional speed and power

Folger Tech FT-5 price

The Folger Tech FT-5 manufacturer price is $499.

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Folger Tech FT-5 (Kit) tests and ratings
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The Hot-End - 3D Printing & Technology
Dustin Corbin

FT-5 (Kit) Folger Tech


Model FT-5 (Kit)
Manufacturer Folger Tech
Price $ 499
Release date
Status Available
Category DIY/Kit
Technology Extrusion (FFF, FDM...)
Material PLA, Other plastics, ABS
Filament diameter 1.75 mm
OS compatibility
Generic material Yes


XY accuracy
Max. build size 300 × 300 × 400 mm
Max. build volume 36.00 L
Max. print speed
Min. layer thickness 0.05 mm


Dimensions 740 × 500 × 540 mm
Weight 21 kg
Nozzle diameter(s) 0.4 mm
Power input 110-220 V


Heated print bed Yes
Heated build chamber
Automatic calibration
Closed frame
Dual extruder
Independent Dual Extruder
Full color
LCD screen Yes
On-board camera
Mobile app
3D scanners
CNC mill
Electronics 3D printing
Laser engraving
Conveyor belt
Air filter
Pellet extruder


SD card Yes
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