Exciting news from Micro Swiss! Coming in 2022, a new Next Generation Direct Drive Extruder.
Micro Swiss says: "This extruder overcomes the shortcomings of all current counterparts on the market to create an optimal printing experience for everyone.With the Bevel Gear design, we are able to achieve the industry shortest filament path (less than 41mm). The unique motor placement allows for highly compact, low overhang design. This further increases system rigidity. The NG extruder will be adaptable to a wide range of 3D Printers on the market."