What is the AstroBox?
- The AstroBox plugs into your existing 3D printer making it WiFi enabled and cloud connected.
- With an AstroBox, you can manage your 3D Printer from your phone, tablet or any web-enabled device on your local network.
- By pairing your AstroBox with the AstroPrint.com cloud, you'll be able to manage your 3D Printer from anywhere around the world, including real time video monitoring.
- Remote monitoring of your prints.
- Ability to slice designs on the cloud.
- Wireless Management of your 3D Printer (No pesky cables!).
- No more SD cards to load STL files.
- Simple, Clean, Intuitive Interface.
- Mobile friendly and works on any
web enableddevice or using the AstroPrint Mobile App.
- No need for a laptop/computer to be connected to your printer.
- Automatic updates.
What is included with the Raspberry Pi 3 AstroBox Kit?
- Raspberry Pi 3B+
- WiFi dongle
- Pre-flashed 16 GB microSD Card with AstroBox Software
- Power Supply for the Pi 3
- Case for the Pi 3
1.) AstroPrint is compatible with standard Marlin & Sailfish firmware based printers. If your printer runs on proprietary firmware or heavily modified Marlin/Sailfish firmware, it's unlikely that it would work with AstroPrint. Also, please check out our printer compatibility page before your purchase a kit.
2.) For remote monitoring, you will need a