MakerBot
Replicator Z18

3D Printer

Massive build volume and
the best price/performance
in its category

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Step 1 of 3: Select Printer Options

MakerBot Replicator Z18 - Shipping Spring 2014
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Step 2 of 3: Accessories
MakerBot Filament Case
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Step 3 of 3: Add Filament

A Large spool of MakerBot Natural PLA Filament is included with your printer.

Get more out of the massive build volume of your MakerBot Replicator Z18. We recommend adding an XXL spool and a MakerBot Filament Case to your order, or starting with at least six to eight spools of your favorite colors.

MakerBot True Color PLA Filament
Large Spools .9 KG [2.0 LB]

Large True Red
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Large True Orange
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Large True Green
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Large True White
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XL Spools 2.26 KG [5 LB]

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XXL Spools 4.53 KG [10 LB]

XXL True White
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MakerBot Translucent PLA Filament
Large Spools .9 KG [2.0 LB]

Large Translucent Red
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MakerBot Limited PLA Filament
Large Spools .9 KG [2.0 LB]

Large Glow in the Dark
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The Ideal 3D Printer for Your
Extra-Large Projects

Massive Build Volume

30.5 L x 30.5 W x 45.7 H cm
12.0 L x 12.0 W x 18.0 H in
2,592 cubic inches

  • Make extra-large industrial prototypes, models, and products
  • Think and build bigger than ever
  • Print multiple things at once so you can get to work on your next design sooner
The Best
Price/Performance
in its Category
  • Fifth generation technology defines the new standard for ease of use, quality, and reliability
  • Powered by the new, user-friendly MakerBot Replicator 3D Printing Platform
  • USB and Ethernet connectivity ensures a seamless production workflow (Wi-Fi coming soon)
  • New MakerBot Replicator Smart Extruder is easy to swap or replace
  • App and cloud enabled
100 Micron
Layer resolution
  • Create professional-quality, high-resolution prototypes and complex models
  • Get smooth-to-the-touch surfaces that don't need sanding, finishing, or postproduction
  • Create realistic prototypes and models for demonstrations and presentations
  • Choose settings that range from fast draft to finer resolution

Recognitions

Mashable
Best Tech of CES 2014
“The MakerBot Z18 is just what the category needed...”
- Pete Pachal, Mashable

Optimized for
Makerbot PLA Filament

The best and most
consistent filament for the
MakerBot Replicator Z18
3D Printer.

Key Features

Created and refined over five generations
of innovative desktop 3D printers

3.5-inch Full Color
LCD Display
  • On-board user interface and intuitive dial
    create a rich user experience
  • Access your object library and see previews
    of your 3D model files
  • On-board utilities help you set up and maintain
    your printer
MakerBot Replicator
Smart Extruder
On-board Camera
Mobile Control
  • Free and friendly MakerBot Mobile app
    (Available Spring 2014)
  • Remote monitoring from on-board camera feed
  • Receive notifications and alerts from your
    MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer
4 Ways to Connect
  • USB stick
  • USB cable
  • Ethernet cable
  • Wi-Fi (coming soon)
Cloud Connected
  • Send print file via Wi-Fi (coming soon), ethernet or USB to printer
  • Control your MakerBot Replicator Z18
    from anywhere with MakerBot Mobile
heated chamber
  • Enclosed and heated build chamber designed for printing large models with minimal curling.
Ultra-Tall Build Volume
  • Build objects up to 45.7 cm
    (18 inches) tall
  • Total build volume:
    42,475 cm3 (2,592 in3)
Superflat Build Plate
  • For greater reliability and adhesion
Full-Featured Software
  • Free to download
  • Store, organize, and access 3D
    design files in your personal
    cloud-enabled library
  • Find, buy, and prepare your files
    from one central location
  • Learn more about MakerBot Desktop

Great Protection and Support

Our expert MakerBot Support team is at your service

Makerbot MakerCare Protection Plan

Our recommended MakerBot MakerCare Protection Plan* provides you with the highest quality service and support from the people who know your MakerBot product best.

For one year, MakerBot will replace defective parts or arrange for you to ship your MakerBot product back to the factory for repair (return authorization required).

*Available only at the time of purchase or within 30 days
of purchase date. Read the full Terms of Service.

The MakerCare Protection Plan is additional to the coverage provided
by the limited warranty provided by MakerBot for defective parts.
See the warranty details (US) (EU).

Friendly, Expert Support

At MakerBot, we take pride in offering expert, responsive, and friendly support to all our customers around the world.

Have a question about MakerBot apps? Need help getting your MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer running? Check out the guides, FAQ, videos, and other troubleshooting materials on our support page.

Or reach out to us at support@makerbot.com.

Technical Specifications

Printing

Print Technology Fused Deposition Modeling

Build Volume 30.5 L x 30.5 W x 45.7 H cm
[12.0 L x 12.0 W x 18.0 H in]

45,512 cubic centimeters
[2,592 cubic inches]

Layer Resolution 100 microns [0.0039 in]

Filament Diameter 1.75 mm [0.069 in]

Filament Compatibility MakerBot PLA Filament
Large Spool
0.9 KG [2.0 lb]

Nozzle Diameter 0.4 mm [0.015 in]

Print File Type .makerbot

Temperature

Ambient Operating Temperature 15-32°C [60-90°F]

Storage Temperature 0-38°C [32-100°F]

Size & Weight

Product Dimensions 49.3 W x 56.5 D x 85.4 H cm
[19.4 W x 22.2 D x 33.6 H in]

Shipping Box 65.0 x 71.9 x 102.9 cm
[25.6 x 28.3 x 40.5 in]

Product Weight 41 kg [90 lbs]

Shipping Weight (includes Accessory kit)
52 KG [115 lbs]

Mechanical

Construction Powder-coated steel with PC-ABS and aluminum composite material

Build Surface Injection molded PC-ABS

Stepper Motors 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]

Software

Software Bundle MakerBot Desktop

Supported File Types STL, OBJ, Thing, MakerBot

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

Electrical

Power Requirements 100-240 V; 5.4-2.2 A;
50/60 Hz; 350 W

Connectivity USB, Ethernet
(Wi-Fi Coming Soon)

Camera

Camera Resolution 320 x 240

What's Included?

MakerBot MakerCare Protection Plan ($750)

Our recommended optional MakerBot MakerCare Protection Plan* provides you with the highest quality service and support from the people who know your MakerBot product best.

*Available only at the time of purchase or within 30 days of the purchase date.
Read the full Terms of Service.

MakerBot Z18 Cart ($1,250)

Provides convenient access to your industrial-strength 3D printer

Note: This item starts shipping Spring 2014.

MakerBot Z18 Filament Case ($750)

Large-capacity storage case for XL and XXL spools of MakerBot Filament

Note: This item starts shipping Spring 2014.