MakerBot Announces Replicator+

The MakerBot Replicator+ is engineered and tested to deliver unparalleled performance and reliability in desktop 3D printing. You can now print faster, easier, and more reliably with a bigger build volume. Combined with MakerBot’s powerful work ow tools, the MakerBot Replicator+ streamlines desktop 3D printing for professionals and educators alike.

To ensure unparalleled performance, the Replicator+ features a sturdier construction, a 25% bigger build volume, better print adhesion, and more. The Smart Extruder+ and all ease-of-use features from the previous model come standard. The Replicator+ is also compatible with MakerBot’s new Tough PLA Filament Starter Pack, created for engineers and designers. 

Key Features and Benefits:

  • The re-designed gantry and Z-stage improve reliability through sti er materials and sturdier construction

  • Extensive printer and subsystem testing of 380,000+ hours across multiple facilities over the course of development to ensure reliable, high quality performance

  • 30% faster print time than the MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer (5th Generation)

  • The larger build volume allows you to print models 25% larger than the MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer (5th Generation)

  • The MakerBot Replicator+ is Cloud-enabled, allowing you to control and manage one or more printers over the cloud using MakerBot Print or MakerBot Mobile

  • Print directly from Native CAD le formats in MakerBot Print, reducing the time needed to convert les and the chance of losing important design details. To note, Windows users can import assemblies in these formats while Mac users can import in STL le format

  • Easier print adhesion and removal using the Flex Build Plate with Grip Surface. Prints adhere better to new Grip Surface resulting in reduced warping and curling. No blue tape required

  • Compatible with MakerBot PLA Filament and MakerBot Slate Gray Tough PLA Filament Bundle

  • Factory-leveled so the printer doesn’t need to be leveled out of the box. Easy, convenient assisted leveling streamlines maintenance

  • Enjoy standardized ease-of-use features like the Smart Extruder+, an on-board camera, wide connectivity, an LCD display, and MakerBot PLA Filamen