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Product code: BEEVCP-BTF



£1,140.00 incl. VAT.


On backorder

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Phone / video training (1 hour):  
:  5600881930004




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BEETHEFIRST by BEEVERYCREATIVE is a stylish, multi-award winning desktop 3D printer, with a single extruder. It is portable and easy to use, optimised for printing in 1.75mm PLA. PLA is a versatile 3D printing filament making it an ideal printer for producing prototypes, small models and parts for product development, great for use within design agencies.


BEETHEFIRST produces a good quality finish on printed parts and comes with BEESOFT open source software. Compatible with Windows, Mac & Linux operating systems, BEESOFT software has intuitive controls, with minimal steps required to prepare a design ready for 3D printing.  When you are good to go, the print ready file transfers via USB cable to the printer.


12 month manufacturer warranty for business customers.

24 month manufacturer warranty for consumers.


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BEETHEFIRST is a stylish, easy-to-use and compact 3D printer. BEETHEFIRST is a winner of numerous awards including Make 3D Magazine’s “Rookie of the Year” 2015, and 3D Print Show “Best Consumer Printer” & “Best Prosumer Printer” 2014 awards. 



BEETHEFIRST was designed to be portable and comes with its own BEEPACK, a reusable and stylish carrier case designed to store and transport your BEETHEFIRST and its accessories.   



PLA is the most universal filament ideal for 3D printing. BEETHEFIRST is optimised for printing with 1.75mm PLA, creating good quality parts easily.



BEETHEFIRST 3D Printer comes with:


  • Power lead
  • USB cable
  • Print pad
  • 1x roll of printing tape
  • 1x spool PLA filament (Black)
  • Printer kit (includes spatula, pair of tweezers & Allen key)
  • User manual
  • BEESOFT software download
  • BEEPACK, a reusable carrier case to store & transport your BEETHEFIRST and its accessories

Beeverycreative BEETHEFIRST Technical Specifications


Extruder(s) 1

1.75 PLA filament

BEETHEFIRST dimensions

400mm (w) x 400mm (d) x 140mm (h)

15.75'' (w) x 15.75'' (d) x 5.51" (h)

Weight 9.5kg
Max build size

190mm (w) x 135mm (l) x 125mm (h)

17.48'' (w) x 5.31'' (l) x 4.92'' (h)
Z axis print resolution

High: 0.05mm / 50 microns

Low: 0.3mm / 300 microns

Print bed Polycarbonate
Power requirements 100 - 120 VAC 3.0A 50 - 60 Hz 200 - 240 VAC 2.0A 50 - 60 Hz
Storage temperature       0ºC - 30ºC (32º - 86º F)
Working ambient temperature

15ºC - 30ºC (59º - 86º F)

Support structures Break away support materials with pliers or cutters
Design file input format STL
Free print software Yes: BEESOFT Software (Open Source)
Software compatibility

Windows (7+)

Mac OS X (10.8 / 10.9+)

Linux (12.04+)
Connectivity USB cable
Minimum hardware requirements

PC: Core i3|AMD Phenom II |AMD Atlhon X2

RAM: 2GB Free disk space 500 MB Graphics card (GPU): 512 MB dedicated

Mac hardware: late 2008+
Free filament 1x spool black PLA filament


Please note the Technical Specifications are provided by the Manufacturer and may be subject to change.

Where can I download BEETHEFIRST user manual?


How many extruders does BEETHEFIRST have?

BEETHEFIRST is a single extruder desktop 3D printer, using PLA filament. Currently, BEESOFT software has in its beta stage, a new pause function, which allows users to pause during the printing process and switch filament colours.


What colours/filament can I use?

BEETHEFIRST 3D printer uses BEEVERYCREATIVE PLA.  There is a wide range of colours to choose from. You can order additional PLA from our BEEVERYCREATIVE filament order page. 


It is possible to use other brand PLA filament in your BEETHEFIRST. However we would always recommend checking the spool sizes and ensure you use good quality filament. You can see our range of open spool PLA filament in our Consumables section.


What operating systems do you need to run BEETHEFIRST 3D Printer?

BEETHEFIRST is compatible with Mac, Windows and Linux operating systems. 


What size is the nozzle?

BEETHEFIRST has a 0.4mm nozzle


Which files can BEETHEFIRST 3D printer print?

BEETHEFIRST accepts STL file formats. 


How do I get a file to my BEETHEFIRST for printing?

You transfer your print ready file to your BEETHEFIRST 3D Printer via USB cable connected to your computer. 


What software is required for BEETHEFIRST?

BEETHEFIRST uses BEESOFT software which is compatible on Mac, Windows and Linux operating systems. 


What layer resolution can BEETHEFIRST operate at?

BEETHEFIRST can print at 50 microns resolution. Within BEESOFT software, there are four different print quality settings, Low, Medium, High and High+.