Snapmaker Wins International IF Design Award 2022
Many of you may have known Snapmaker from Kickstarter for the Snapmaker 2.0 3-in-1 3D printer which made a record in 2019 as the most crowdfunded 3D printer on the platform. After being awarded the 2020 CES Innovation Award, as announced on April 12, 2022, by iF Design, our flagship Snapmaker 2.0 3D printer wins the IF Design Award 2022, and we’re excited to announce and share the news with you!
Founded in 1953, the IF Design Award has become one of the most prestigious design awards worldwide to award projects within nine disciplines: product, packaging, communication, interior architecture, professional concept, service design, UX, and architecture. This year, a panel of 75 renowned design experts gathers together to find the best designs. Among a record number of over 10, 000 entries from 49 countries, the Snapmaker 2.0 stands out in differentiation, function, and idea for its sleek all-metal modular design and was selected as one of the 2,074 winners in the product category.
Snapmaker 2.0 is a modular desktop 3D printer integrating 3D printing, laser engraving, and CNC carving. Empowered with a Rotary Module, Snapmaker 2.0 takes a big leap from flat surfaces to curved surfaces, achieving high-precision four-axis machining. The open-source firmware and CAM software Snapmaker Luban also meet users’ high standard and personalized needs.
Since launching in 2019, Snapmaker has presented capabilities for its Snapmaker 2.0 lineups and their application in DIY enthusiasts, small businesses, maker spaces, and STEAM education.