MakerBot Method

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TECH SPECS

Printing

PRINT TECHNOLOGY
Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)

PRINT HEADS
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DIMENSIONAL ACCURACY
± 0.2 mm1

LAYER RESOLUTION
Range: 20 - 400 microns

BUILD SPEED
Up to 2x faster than desktop 3D printers2

Max Material Flow Rate: ~50 mm3 per sec

Print Head Travel Speed: Up to 500 mm per sec

PRINT MODES TUNED AND OPTIMIZED FOR:
100 microns - High Quality Print Mode (Coming Soon)
200 microns - Balanced Print Mode

MAXIMUM BUILD VOLUME
19 L x 19 W x 19.6 H cm / 7.5 x 7.5 x 7.75 in single extrusion (print settings coming soon)
15.2 L x 19 W x 19.6 H cm / 6.0 x 7.5 x 7.75 in dual extrusion

Product Testing

TEST HOURS
220,000+ total testing hours3
(system reliability, subsystem, and print quality)

Testing

Printer Hardware

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PRODUCT DIMENSIONS
43.7 L x 41.3 W x 64.9 H cm /
17.2 x 16.3 x 25.6 in

SHIPPING BOX DIMENSIONS
76.5 H x 50.0 W x 55.5 D cm /
30.1 x 19.7 x 21.9 in

FRAME CONSTRUCTION
Aluminum Die Cast Base
Extruded Aluminum Uprights
Steel Weldment Gantry Frame

TEMPERATURE CONTROL
Circulating Heated Chamber

PRODUCT WEIGHT
29.5 kg / 65 lbs

SHIPPING BOX WEIGHT
37.1 kg / 81.7 lbs

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BUILD PLATE
Flexible Steel Build Plate

BUILD SURFACE
Reusable Grip Surface

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DISPLAY
5" Full-Color Capacitive Touch Screen

CAMERA RESOLUTION
640 x 480 pixels

Sensor Suite

21 sensors including:

DRAWER
Temperature
Humidity Control
Material Detection
RFID

 

PERFORMANCE EXTRUDERS
Temperature
Material Detection
Encoder (Jam Detection)

PRINTER
Lid – Open/Closed
Door – Open/Closed
Temperature Sensors – Heated Chamber
Calibration Sensors

Extruder Hardware

EXTRUDER THERMAL CORE LENGTH
48.2 mm

MAX EXTRUDER DRIVE TORQUE
200 Newtons

NOZZLE DIAMETER
0.4 mm

BOTH FRONT

Materials

SPOOL TYPE
Smart Spools with RFID sensors

SPOOL SENSORS
Remaining Material,
Material Color,
Material Kind

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SUPPORTED MATERIALS
MakerBot Precision Materials: PLA, Tough, PVA
MakerBot Specialty Materials: PETG, more to come

COLOR AVAILABILITY

MAKERBOT PRECISION TOUGH
 Slate Gray
 Onyx Black
 Stone White
 Safety Orange

MAKERBOT PRECISION PLA
 Cool Gray
 True Black
 Natural
 True White
 True Orange
 True Red

MAKERBOT SPECIALTY PETG
 Translucent

Operation

AMBIENT OPERATING TEMPERATURE
15 - 26º C / 59 - 78º F, 10 - 70% RH non-condensing

STORAGE TEMPERATURE
0 - 38º C / 32 - 100º F

PRINTER AUTOMATION
Automatic Z Calibration, Automatic Nozzle Calibration, Automatic Material Loading

Safety & Compliance

FCC
EMC
Low Voltage Directive 60950-1, 62368

Software

SOFTWARE BUNDLE
MakerBot Print, MakerBot Mobile

SUPPORTED FILE TYPES
MakerBot (.makerbot), STL (.stl), SolidWorks (.sldprt, .sldasm), InventorOBJ (.ipt, .iam), IGES (.iges, .igs), STEP AP203/214 (.step, .stp), CATIA (.CATPart, .CATProduct), Wavefront Object (.obj), Unigraphics/NX (.prt), Solid Edge (.par, .asm), ProE/Creo (.prt, .asm), VRML (.wrl), Parasolid (.x_t, .x_b)

OPERATING SYSTEMS
Windows (7, 10)
Mac OS X (10.9+)

Electrical

CONNECTIVITY
USB Drive, USB, Ethernet, Wi­Fi

POWER REQUIREMENTS
100 - 240 V
4A, 50 - 60 Hz
400 W max.

Warranty

Free 1-Year Extended Warranty

SUPPORT PLANS
MakerCare Gold (2 Years)
MakerCare Platinum (3 Years)