Makerbot METHOD X

Delivering uncompromised performance right out-of-the-box, the METHOD prints 2x faster than leading desktop printers and offers a seamless CAD to Part workflow.

Ready to Purchase?

Get Makerbot 3D Printers and Material today in our online store!

Buy Makerbot

The Makerbot METHOD X combines 15 patented technologies to control the print environment resulting in superior results from the 25+ tuned materials to limitless 3rd party materials with the LABS GEN 2 Extruder.

The Makerbot METHOD X allows you to print lab-quality parts made accessible to anyone powered by features like MakerBot CloudPrint™, Auto-Calibration and SmartAssist™ Material Loading to bring industrial power to your desktop.

Applications

Aerospace

Automotive

Higher Education

Printing Materials

  • ABS
  • ASA
  • PLA
  • Tough
  • PVA
  • SR-30
  • NYLON
  • PETG
Makerbot METHOD X

Makerbot METHOD X 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+)

View More

The MakerBot METHOD X is a high performance, tinker-free 3D printer designed to handle the most complex 3D printing needs. Featuring a 100°C heated chamber, the METHOD X prints a wide range of complex and durable ABS parts and other material types. Delivering uncompromised performance right out-of-the-box, the METHOD prints 2x faster than leading desktop printers and offers a seamless CAD to Part workflow.

Related articles on our blog