Magnetic build plates on the cheap.

Want the convenience of magnetic build plates without having to spend too much money?

What you’ll need:

  • Flexible adhesive magnetic sheet big enough to fit on your build plate.
  • Spring steel sheet sized to your printer dimensions.
  • Printing substrate of your choice.
  • Remove current adhesive and substrate on your heat bed and place the magnetic sheet sticky side down on the build plate.
  • Stick PEI or Buildtack or other new printing substrate on the spring steel sheet.
  • Place the spring steel sheet on your build plate.

And that’s it! A cheap new magnetic flexible build plate system for your 3D Printer!