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Print Technology Fused Deposition ModelingBuild Volume 10.0 L x 10.0 W x 12.5 H cm
[3.9 L x 3.9 W x 4.9 H in]

1,250 cubic centimeters
[76 cubic inches]

Layer Resolution 200 microns

Filament Diameter 1.75 mm [0.069 in]

Filament Compatibility MakerBot PLA Filament
Small Spool
.2 KG [0.5 lb]

Nozzle Diameter 0.4 mm [0.015 in]

Print File Type .makerbot


Ambient Operating Temperature 15-26°C [60-78°F]

Storage Temperature 0-38°C [32-100°F]

Size & Weight

Product Dimensions 29.5 L x 31.0 W x 38.1 H cm
[11.6 L x 12.2 W x 15.0 H in]

Shipping Box 38.7 L x 39.7 W x 52.7 H cm
[15.3 L x 15.6 W x 20.8 H in]

Product Weight 8 kg [18 lbs]

Shipping Weight (includes Accessory kit)
10 KG [22 lbs]


Construction PC ABS with Powder-Coated Steel Reinforcement

Build Surface Injection Molded Acrylic

Stepper Motors 1.8° Step Angle with 1/16

XY Positioning Precision 11 Microns [0.0004 in]

Z Positioning Precision 2.5 Microns [0.0001 in]


Software Bundle MakerBot Desktop

Supported File Types STL, OBJ, Thing, MakerBot

Operating Systems Windows (7+)
Mac OS X (10.7+)
Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora)


Power Requirements 100–240VAC; 0.75-0.41A;
50–60 Hz; 100W

Connectivity Wi-Fi, USB


Camera Resolution 320 x 240