3D printers are a lot of fun to play with. But they are not all small. Besides, you don’t need a large 3D printer to get your kids started with 3D printing. Take Baby 3D for instance. It is a compact 3D printer that fits in your hand and offers a lightweight, portable design.
Baby 3D measures 6.3″ tall, 5″ wide, and 8″ deep. It weighs only 2.5 lbs. It is compatible with open-source 3D printing software. It has a customizable, open design. You can find it on Kickstarter.