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MakerBot Method Bridging the gap between industrial and desktop 3D printing.

  • Industrial Reliability + Precision
  • Fastest CAD to Part
  • Ultra-Rigid Metal Frame Construction
  • Dual Performance Extruders

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Meet the MakerBot Method

A performance 3D printer that integrates industrial-grade features into a desktop-sized machine.

Print up to 2x faster than desktop 3D printers

Print up to 2x faster than desktop 3D printers and accelerate your agile design process. Method screams past desktop 3D printers while simultaneously providing dimensional accuracy and industrial 3D printer reliability.


Print Technology
Fused Deposition Modeling
Build Volume
19 L x 19 W x 19.6 H CM
Layer Resolution
20-400 microns
Filament Diameter
1.75 mm [0.069 IN]
Filament Compatibility
MakerBot PLA Filament - Large Spool MakerBot Tough Filament - Large Spool Additional materials such as bronzefill, copperfill, and woodfill
Nozzle Diameter
0.4 MM [0.015 IN]
Print File Type
Ambient Operating Temperature
15­-26°C [59-­78°F]
Storage Temperature
0-­38°C [32­-100°F]
Product Dimensions
43.7 L x 41.3 W x 64.9 H
Product Weight
29.5 kg
Aluminum Die Cast Base, Extruded Aluminum Uprights, Steel Weldment Gantry Frame
Build Surface
Reusable Grip Surface
Software Bundle
MakerBot Print Software
Supported File Types
Operating Systems
Windows (7, 10)
Mac OS X (10.9+)
Power Requirements
100­-240 V; 4A, 50 - 60 Hz; 400W Max
USB, Ethernet, Wi­fi
Camera resolution
640 x 480 pixels