An incredible 3D desktop printer promises it can create almost everything for just £ 1,365. MakerBot Replicator 2 allows users to design anything, from toys and gadgets to jewelry, and then watch their work come to life before their eyes. Instead of printing ink on paper like a traditional printer, the Replicator uses a special bio-plastic that creates objects layer by layer. Since it is sold as a desktop printer, the user is limited to objects with a volume of 410 cubic inches-approximately the size of a normal shoe. But Makerbot believes this will appeal to inventors, people who want to be designers, and Star Trek fans who are eager to get a real-life version of the \"replicator\" gadget from Starship ventures. They want $2,199 (£1,365)price- Tag will make it affordable for amateurs and professionals. The company even opened a store in New York City to help them promote their bill as the world\'s first user-friendly, reasonably priced 3D printer.