Sketch Large 3d printer

Print bolder and bigger with education support every step of the way.

Sketch Large is MakerBot’s largest 3D printer offering with printer training, student curriculum and filament for the whole semester included.

Student Innovation
Print Bigger & Bolder
  • Fit up to 10 student projects on one build plate.

  • Print large classroom projects without compromising on size.

  • Leverage the printer’s full print chamber and print up to 8.6” in length, 7.8” in width and almost 10” in height.

Develop Professionally
Resources every step of the way
  • Get started on day one with printer training for both teachers and students.

  • Dive into over 15 hours of MakerBot’s design thinking curriculum for students.

  • Access 600+ lesson plans across various grade levels, subjects and skill levels.

Printing Collaboration
From digital model to 3D print
  • Prepare and queue all your students’ 3D models in minutes.

  • Use your printer’s onboard camera and monitor prints even when away from the classroom.

  • Software is free with no installation required and it’s always up to date.

Sketch Large Drives Innovation with Bigger Possibilities

With a bigger printer comes the ability to print larger projects. From printing different bridge structures for physics, printing the skull of t-rex for biology class, or leveraging 3D printing for problem-solving projects.

● 670 Cubic Inches of Print Volume

● Print up to 8.6” in length, 7.8” in width and almost 10” in height

● 3 Spools of Filament included with every SKETCH Large

    Streamlining Printing for the Whole Classroom

    With the SKETCH Large you can skip the 3D printing bottleneck and print up to 10 projects on a build plate at the same time, giving you your time back in the classroom and students more opportunities to 3D print.

    ● Fit up to 10 students projects on the build plate at a time

    ● Print more projects in less time with a large build plate

    ● Get ahead of teacher prep and enough prints for the whole class



      What’s in the box

      ● 1 MakerBot SKETCH Large 3D Printer

      ● 3 PLA Spools

      ● 1 Teacher Seat in MakerBot Certification

      ● 15 Student Seats in MakerBot Certification

      ● 2 Flexible Build Plates

      ● 1 Pair of Pliers and Spatulas

      Industry leading Australian Warranty and Support

      MakerBot 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. And you can upgrade to our swap out warranty (link to) for even greater peace of mind.



      Print Technology
      Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)

      Build Speed
      Max Print Speed: Up to 150 mm/sec

      Layer Resolution
      Maximum Capability: 100-400 microns 
      Print mode tuned for: 200 microns to provide an optimal balance of high surface quality and quick print time.

      Maximum Build Volume: 220mm x 200mm x 250mm [8.66in x 7.87in x 9.84in]

      Supported Materials
      MakerBot PLA and Tough for SKETCH

      Maximum Heated Build Plate Temperature: 110C [230F]

      Operating Volume: 50dB

      Recommended Print Mode: Balanced


      Print Heads: 1 (user replaceable)

      Nozzle Diameter: 0.4mm

      Nozzle Material: Stainless Steel (SU304)

      Sensors: Filament Detection and Auto Loud/Unload

      Display: 109mm colour touch screen [4.3in colour touch screen]

      Build Plate: Heated with removable, flexible build surface

      Build Surface: Grip Surface

      Camera Resolution: 2 megapixels

      Ambient Operating Temperature: 15C to 30C (59F to 86F] 10% to 70% RH non-condensing

      Storage Temperature: 0C to 55C [32F to 131F]

      Filter: Particle Filter


      Product Dimensions
      547mm (H) x 535mm (W) x 470mm (D)
      [21.54in (H) x 21.07in (W) x 23.27in (D)]

      Product Weight
      23.2kg [51.15lb]

      Shipping Weight
      32.5kg [71.65lb]

      Shipping Box
      675 (H) x 569mm (W) x 591 (D) [26.57in (H) x 22.40in (W) x 23.27in (D)]


      Software Bundle
      MakerBot CloudPrint

      File Types
      MakerBot (.makerbot), STL (.stl) 
      .catpart .dae .gib .iges .ipt .obj .par .sab .sat .sldprt.Thing .wrl x_t .3mf

      Recommended Browser
      Latest version of Chrome, Edge, Firefox or Safari


      Printing Capacity

      • 670 cubic inches of printing space

      Enough Printing for a Whole Semester

      • (3) Spools of Easy to Print, PLA Filament

      3D Printer Training & Design Thinking Courses

      • (1) Teacher Seat in Printer Training Course & Curriculum Creation Course
      • (15) Student Seats in Printer Training Course & Design Thinking Courses

      Classroom 3D Printing Management

      • Cloud-based, printer preparation software

      Printer Features to Keep 3D Printing Easy and Worry-Free

      • (2) Flexible Build Plates
      • Heated Build Plate
      • Enclosed Print Chamber & Air Filter
      • Onboard Camera
      • Spatula & Snippers


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      Enquiry 1300 118 308
      Service 1300 448 384

      Find Us

      HEAD OFFICE: 40 Koornang Rd, Scoresby
      Victoria Australia 3179

      3D Printers Australia : Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Sydney