Makerbot METHOD X Carbon Fiber

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The Makerbot METHOD X lets you print carbon fiber reinforced nylon and other engineering-grade composite parts with three dimensional strength and accuracy like never before on METHOD’s unique industrial desktop platform.

Carbon fiber reinforced nylon is optimized for high strength, stiffness, and heat resistance making it ideal for structural applications and metal replacements. Makerbot METHOD X’s unique industrial feature set produces carbon fiber parts with superior three dimensional strength and accuracy.

Applications

Aerospace

Automotive

Higher Education

Printing Materials

  • N12 Carbon Fiber
  • N6 Carbon Fiber
  • ABS
  • ASA
  • PLA
  • Tough
  • PVA
  • SR-30
  • NYLON
  • PETG
  • PC-ABS
Makerbot METHOD X Carbon Fiber

Makerbot METHOD X Carbon Fiber Features

  • System Size

    43.7 L x 41.3 W x 64.9 H cm / 17.2 x 16.3 x 25.6 in
    29.5 kg / 65 lbs

  • System Weight

    29.5 kg / 65 lbs

  • Build Envelope

    19 L x 19 W x 19.6 H cm / 7.5 x 7.5 x 7.75 in single extrusion
    15.2 L x 19 W x 19.6 H cm / 6.0 x 7.5 x 7.75 in dual extrusion

Full Specifications
System Size

43.7 L x 41.3 W x 64.9 H cm / 17.2 x 16.3 x 25.6 in

System Weight

29.5 kg / 65 lbs

Materials

PLA, PETG, Tough, ABS, ASA, Nylon

Support

PVA and Stratasys SR-30

Chamber Temperature

100ºC

Power Requirements

100 – 240 V
8.1A – 3.4A, 50 / 60 Hz
800 W max

Build Volume

Single Extrusion
19 L x 19 W x 19.6 H cm / 7.5 x 7.5 x 7.75 in

Dual Extrusion
15.2 L x 19 W x 19.6 H cm / 6.0 x 7.5 x 7.75 in

Dimensional Accuracy

± 0.2mm / ±0.007in1

Extruders

Model Extruder
Model 1
Model 1XA

Support Extruder
Support 2
Support 2XA

Applications

– Manufacturing tools
– End-use parts
– Functional prototypes

Software Bundle

MakerBot Print, MakerBot Mobile

Supported File Types

MakerBot (.makerbot), STL (.stl), SolidWorks (.sldprt, .sldasm), InventorOBJ (.ipt, .iam), IGES (.iges, .igs), STEP AP203/214 (.step, .stp), CATIA (.CATPart, .CATProduct), Wavefront Object (.obj), Unigraphics/NX (.prt), Solid Edge (.par, .asm), ProE/Creo (.prt, .asm), VRML (.wrl), Parasolid (.x_t, .x_b)

Operating Systems

Windows (7, 10)
Mac OS X (10.9+)

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Carbon fiber reinforced nylon is optimized for high strength, stiffness, and heat resistance making it ideal for structural applications and metal replacements.

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