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Looking for the open source Hero Me Gen7 STL library files to print your own parts? They can be found here: Hero Me Gen7 on and here Hero Me Gen7 on


Hero Me Gen7 setup in a workstation stand

Hero Me Gen7

Advanced 3D Printhead Platform

  • High Performance

  • High Speed

  • High Flow

  • Superior Part Cooling

  • Most Compatible

  • Modular Design

  • Easy To Upgrade

Hero Me is a modular printhead platform for 3D printers with excellent part cooling and the most compatibility across printers, hotends, extruders, ABLs, and other components.

The Hero Me platform is all about choice and personal preference. If you have been upgrading your 3D printer, you've made choices about what is important to you, Your choices are likely going to be different from everyone else. When choosing a hotend, extruder, and ABL combo (not to mention fans and accelerometers), where are you going to find a printhead platform that will accommodate all your selected components (which could be a rare combo), for your specific 3D printer AND provides part cooling that gives you great print results. This is what the Hero Me Gen7 is all about!

Think of the Hero Me platform as lego blocks for printheads, there are mounting parts for each component (hotend, extruder, fans, ABLs, etc.) that stack and mount to a core Base. Component specific mounting parts can be interchanged for another of the same type. So, should you change your component selection(s) in the future, you do not have to start over, you simple replace the single STL mount that is matched to the new component. There is no need to yet again go looking for a new set of mounting hardware that was not likely to have been designed to work with each other in the first place.


Michael from Teaching Tech installs and reviews the Hero Me Gen7.


This is a massive upgrade on the stock Ender 3 cooling and well worth printing. I'm really impressed with the obvious time and effort that have gone into making a quality product.

- Si_22 -

The design goals behind the Hero Me are to bring to consumer and prosumer 3D Printers, greatly improve print quality and part cooling performance, lower overall printhead weight, and to be to very modular to support as many different brands and models of 3D printers as possible, along with dozens of hotends and extruders, ABLs, fans, and other addons.

After five years and seven generations, the Hero Me has been downloaded over a half million times. With tens of thousands of installs and satisfied makers, the Hero Me has more than delivered. Hero Me’s standardized modularity has also enabled the creation of over 700 different addons/remixes by individual makers to customize the Hero Me to their specific needs.

So to give you choice and fulfill you personal preferences in 3D printing, the Hero Me Gen7.3.2 now supports over 100 3D Printer models (plus clones), 46 Hotends, 34 Extruders (over 45 mount options), 17 ABL Sensors (34 mount options), 35 Part Cooling Duct options, 12 Cable Management options, 9 ADXL345 mounts, and 4 LED bar mounts (among many other options).


Joel Telling the 3D Printing Nerd interviews me at RMRRF 2023.


I'm really impressed with how well thought out this system is and how well it all fits and works.

- Logisair -


Interview with Daniel of Crosslink
that provides a great overview of the Hero Me platform.


Watch this clip for proof that the Hero Me provides the best part cooling possible.


Can your printer do this? 240mm, no support, no sagging. With part cooling like this the Hero Me Gen7 can properly cool anything you print.


I have used several different mounts for the fan ducts, in several different materials, before settling on dual 5015 Hero Me in PETG. Works great, and I can bridge like I have never bridged before.

- Imburr -

CNC Kitchen visited the Hero Me table at RMRRF2023.

Hot Makes visited the Hero Me table at RMRRF2023.

Supported Hotends

  • Anycubic Vyper V5 Stock
  • Creality Stock MK8 (2 screw mount)
  • Creality CR-10S Pro (2 screw mount)
  • Creality Spider 4 Pro (Ceramic)
  • Creality Spider 3 (350c)
  • Creality Spider 3 High Temp (500c)
  • Creality Spider 3 Pro
  • Creality Spider 4 Pro (Speedy Ceramic)
  • E3D-Online V6 Volcano
  • E3D-Online Revo Six
  • E3D-Online Revo Micro (aka Mini)
  • E3D-Online Revo Voron
  • E3D-Online Revo CR
  • Haldis Red Lizard K1 V6 (Dragon)
  • Haldis Red Lizard K1 Pro-HF-UHF
  • Haldis Red Lizard V5, V5 Pro
  • Generic MK8
  • Generic J-Head V5, V6
  • Micro Swiss All Metal CR-10, 10S Pro
  • Neptune Stock
  • Phaetus Dragon
  • Phaetus Dragonfly HIC-BMO
  • Phaetus DropEffect XG5
  • Phaetus Rapido (HF)
  • Phaetus Rapido Plus (UHF)
  • Phaetus X Voron Dragon ST-HF-UHF
  • Slice Mosquito & Magnum+
  • Slice Copperhead
  • Slice Mosquito for Creality
  • TriangleLab Dragon SF-HF
  • TriangleLab Rapido HF-UHF
  • TriangleLab CHC, CHC Pro, PT1000 Pro
  • TriangleLab TCHC TR6
  • TriangleLab CHC Mini
  • Clones of any hotends above

Supported Extruders

  • Advanced 3D Printing FXD
  • Bondtech BMG + mirror
  • Bondtech BMG-M + mirror
  • BMG Mini (clone)
  • Bondtech LGX
  • BondTech LGX Lite
  • Creality Stock Single and Dual Gear
  • DyzeXtruder Pro
  • E3D-Online Titan
  • EZR Struder
  • HextrudORT
  • Kingroon Titan Clone
  • Micro Swiss DD kits: Ender 3, 5, Linear Rail, Exoslide
  • Micro Swiss Dual Gear
  • Orbiter V1.5 + mirrors
  • Orbiter V2.0 + mirrors
  • PrinterMods MDD Kit
  • Phaetus APUS
  • Sailfin A, B, Sherpa Variants
  • Sherpa Mini
  • Sherpa Micro
  • Sovol SV01 stock
  • Vz-HextrudORT
  • TriangleLab TBG-Lite
  • TriangleLab TBG-S
  • Voron, Switchwire-Afterburner
  • Clones of any extruders above (look-alikes may not fit)

Supported Fans

  • 4010 Radial Blower (single and dual)
  • 4020 Radial Blower (single and dual)
  • 5015 Radial Blower (single and dual)
  • 5020 Radial Blower (single and dual)
  • 4010 & 4020 axial fans for heat sink cooling

Supported ABL Sensors

  • Beacon3D
  • BLTouch, CRTouch
  • Creality OEM (18mm)
  • Euclid Probe
  • EZABL Pro, Mini, & Micro
  • Hallon, Touch Mi
  • PINDA, Omron
  • PL-08N, TA sensor
  • 8mm, 12mm & 18mm sensors
  • Clones of any ABL sensors above


  • 11 mounts for various ADXL345 accelerometer PCBs

Over 100 3D Printer Models 3rd Party X Axis Kits - X Carriage Plates are Supported!

  • 3DFused V1, V2, V3, CoreXY
  • 3DFused Master X carriage
  • Alfawise U20-U30
  • Anet ET4, ET5, E10, A8
  • Anycubic Vyper, Chyron, Mega S
  • Anycubic Mega Zero, Kobra Go
  • BigTreeTech HermitCrab
  • BIQU B1
  • BLV Ender 3 Linear Rail Upgrade BLV MGN Metal Cube
  • CR-6SE*
  • CR-10, V2, V3
  • CR-10 Mini
  • CR-10S, S4, S5
  • CR-10S Pro, Pro V2, Pro V3
  • CR-20, CR-MAX
  • Ender 2 Pro
  • Ender 3, 3 Pro
  • Ender 3 Neo*
  • Ender 3X
  • Ender 3 V2, Ender 3 V2 Neo*
  • Ender 3 Pro
  • Ender 3 MAX, Ender 3 Max Neo*
  • Ender 5, 5 Pro, 5 Plus
  • ENDER 6 CoreXY
  • Elegoo Neptune 2, 2S, 3, X, 3 Pro
  • Eryone Thinker SE
  • Exoslide
  • Geeetech A10, A20, A30
  • HyperCube
  • Kingroon KPS3
  • Kywoo
  • Labists ET4
  • Lantro
  • Linear Rails MGN9-H, MGN12-C, MGN12-H
  • Longer LK1, LK5 Pro
  • Lulzbot
  • MatterHackers Pulse SE
  • Mercury One
  • Micro Swiss DD kits (Ender 3, Ender 5, Exoslide, Linear Rails)
  • OpenBuilds Mini V
  • PrinterMods xChange & MDD kit V1.2, V1.3
  • RepRap i3 Clones
  • Prusa MK3S/+*
  • SainSmart Coreception 300
  • Sovol SV01, SV02, SV03, SV05, SV06, SV06 Plus
  • Sunlu S8
  • Tevo Tarantula Pro, Tornado
  • Tronxy X5SA Pro
  • Two Trees Bluer, Sapphire Pro, Plus
  • Wham Bam MUTANT
  • Wham Bam Universal X carriages (v-wheel, linear rails)
  • Voron Switchwire-Afterburner
  • Voxelab Aquila-Pro
  • ZYLTech Gear V3
  • Most clones of Creality CR and Ender printers

*3D Printer models listed above with an Asterix may have limited support. The 3D printer model and its X carriage are fully supported, but a component of the stock printhead assembly may not be compatible (e.g. stock hotend, extruder, ABL) with the Hero Me Gen7 Base or other assemblies. Replacing these stock parts with a 3rd party equivalent component will resolve this.

When It Comes To Part Cooling Everybody Deserves A Hero

If you would like to get info and STLs of the open source Hero Me Gen7 Master Suite to print your own parts, the files can be found here: Hero Me Gen7 on or on:

Complete documentation is available to easily select the STLs for any supported 3D printer setup and perform an upgrade for the superior cooling of the Hero Me. You can get the detailed Hero Me Parts Cross-Reference and Illustrated Assembly Guide here: Patreon

In addition to the Hero Me Parts Cross-Reference and Illustrated Assembly Guide, if you also would like to get Hero Me orientation and assembly videos, FAQs, tech support via my private Hero Me Discord server, pre-release STL files, as well as all of what is new and improved for the Hero Me 30 days in advance of its public posting, you can support me via Patreon or Thangs.