MakerBot Replicator +
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The MakerBot Replicator + has been designed for ease of use. The software and hardware combine to make the Replicator+ perfect for beginners and advanced users. Featuring an LCD display, flexible build plate and an advanced software package, the Replicator+ by MakerBot is our most popular 3D printer, and is currently used in over 7000 schools in the US, and locally in Australia, in many universities and schools nationwide.
The easiest-to-use 3D printer package designed with both educators and students in mind.
- Standardized features for easy classroom 3D printing
- Reliably tested for over 400,000 hours
- Classroom-safe materials
Comprehensive lesson plans and 10-hour 3D printing and curriculum creation training available.
- The MakerBot Certification for Educators
- The MakerBot Educators Guidebook™ digital
- MakerBot Thingiverse Education™
The Makerbot Replicator + delivers seamless classroom management
- MakerBot Cloud™ integration
- Print from TinkerCAD™ integration
- Industry leading support
User friendly features for easy and accessible 3D printing
The MakerBot Replicator+ has many features that combine to make your 3D printing easier and accessible than ever before.
LCD display – provides easier set up and maintenance of your 3D printer
On-board camera- Allows you to remotely monitor your print progress
USB, ethernet and WIFI connection
Classroom Safe Materials
Powerful software package
Hundreds of lesson plans and ideas via Thingiverse
The Educators Guidebook
Industry leading local Australian warranty and support
Print High Quality Concept models
The MakerBot Replicator+ prints high quality concept models fast. Combining excellent print adhesion for smoother prints, a flexible build plate for easy release of your prints, and quality filaments that ensure you get the results you plan for. In addition, with multiple extruders available, including the experimental extruder, the MakerBot Replicator+ gives you flexibility and freedom when it comes to 3D printing materials.
3D Printing that is safe for you and your students
The MakerBot Replicator+ uses safe and non-toxic filament, which is both non-toxic and easy to print with less warping and curling. Combined with MakerBots powerful software package, this will provide outstanding print quality, a reliable user experience, and let you get on with teaching.
Elevate STEM learning in the classroom with the Makerbot Replicator +
The MakerBot Replicator + provides incredibly easy to use features. It has been designed with both teachers and students in mind. The Replicator+ is easy and fast to set up and use straight out of the box, with user friendly step by step instructions. It is an instant-on printer, for easy 3D printing in the classroom. MakerBot is a certified Google For Education Partner, and provide hundreds of Classroom 3D printing lesson plans via Thingiverse and our own MakerBot Educators Guidebook.
The MakerBot Educators Guidebook
The MakerBot Replicator+ is the perfect partner for the MakerBot Educators Guidebook, the definitive guide to 3D printing in the classroom. The Educators guidebook is your manual to 3D printing success. It provides easy to follow instructions on getting the best out of your MakerBot 3D printer. It includes an Introduction to 3D design tools and provides 3d printing projects for your classroom.
The MakerBot Educators Guidebook
The MakerBot Replicator + is the prefect partner for the Educators Guidebook, the definitive guide to 3D printing in the classroom. The Educators guidebook is your manual to 3D printing success. It provides easy to follow instructions on getting the best out of your MakerBot 3D printer. It includes an Introduction to 3D design tools and provides 3d printing projects for your classroom.
The Replicator + comes with the Smart Extruder +, for consistent 3D printing performance . This extruder is easy to attach, accurately detects issues, and pauses your print when you run out of filament or when an error occurs.
The Smart Extruder+ has had over 160,000+ hours of rigorous testing and delivers dependable, consistent performance with superior results using MakerBot PLA Material. In addition, the Replicator+ is compatible with the Tough Smart Extruder+ and the Experimental Extruder, for the ulitimate printing freedom using different materials. Our extruders are hot swappable, making it easy for you to switch between different extruders according to your needs.
Powerful Software Package
Streamline the 3D printing process for your MakerBot REPLICATOR + with MakerBot’s advanced tools and software, including MakerBot Cloudprint, MakerBot Print, and MakerBot mobile. Print and monitor your project remotely, using your smart phone or the internet
MakerBot Cloudprint ™
MakerBot CloudPrint ™ allows teams to collaborate and share access to MakerBot 3D printers anwhere, even when working remotely.
MakerBot Print is free software that streamlines the 3D printing process for any workflow. It allows you to prepare, manage, and share 3D prints.
MakerBot Connect offers guided wireless setup to get started printing quickly and easily to the MakerBot Replicator +.
Fused Deposition Modeling
29.5 L X 19.5 W X 16.5 H CM
[11.6 X 7.6 X 6.5 IN]
9,492 Cubic Centimeters
[573 Cubic Inches]
100 microns [0.0039 IN]
1.75 mm [0.069 in]
MakerBot PLA Material – Large Spool, Small Spool
MakerBot Tough Material – Large Spool
Additional materials such as bronzefill, copperfill, and woodfill (visit MakerBot Labs)
Tough Smart Extruder+
0.4 MM [0.015 IN]
Print File Type
Ambient Operating Temperature
SIZE & WEIGHT
52.8 L X 44.1 W X 41.0 H CM
[20.8 X 17.4 X 16.2 IN]
61.6 L X 52.4 W X 57.9 H CM
[24.3 X 20.7 X 22.9 IN]
18.3 kg [40.4 lb]
(Includes Accessory Kit)
22.8 KG [50.2 LBS]
PC ABS with Powder-Coated Steel Reinforcement, Aluminum Casting and Extrusions for Motion Components
Build Plate Leveling
Heated with removable flexible build surface
1.8° step angle with 1/16 micro-stepping
XY Positioning Precision
11 Microns [0.0004 IN]
Z Positioning Precision
2.5 Microns [0.0001 IN]
MakerBot Print Software,
Supported File Types
Windows (7, 10)
Mac OS X (10.9+)
100-240 V, 50-60 HZ
USB, Ethernet, Wifi
640 x 480
Flex Build Plate with Grip Build Surface
The Replicator + comes with features designed to make the 3D printing process easier, like our innovative flexible build plate. Our build plate includes the new Grip Surface, which makes prints adhere better, with no need for tape, resulting in reduced warping and curling. Prints are also easier to remove with the new bendable Flex Build Plate. The large build plate is also factory-leveled so your Replicator+ is ready to go right out of the box.
Classroom Safe Materials
The MakerBot Replicator + is optimised to use MakerBot PLA material. This 3D filament is both non-toxic and easy to print with less warping and curling. Combined with MakerBot’s powerful software package, this will provide outstanding print quality, a reliable user experience, and let you get on with teaching.
Discover millions of 3D printable objects with Thingiverse
Thingiverse is MakerBot’s own 3D printing community. It is also the largest with over 2 million 3D models. You can find almost anything to print, and you can also upload your own 3D printing designs and share them with the world.
Industry leading Australian Warranty and support
With branches in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide, MakerBot Replicator + 3D printers are backed by a full and comprehensive Warranty and support for Peace Of Mind. Our Australian based warranty centre and Technical support 3D Printing Experts are here to help. You can upgrade to our swap out warranty for even greater peace of mind.
HEAD OFFICE: 40 Koornang Rd, Scoresby
Victoria Australia 3179
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