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MAKERBOT MATERIALS FOR METHOD

MakerBot Materials for Method are manufactured to exacting diameter and quality specifications.

Materials for MakerBot Method

Precision Materials

MakerBot Precision Materials are extensively-tested for the highest reliability and measurably accurate parts.

Specialty Materials

MakerBot Specialty Materials is a category that allows us to bring new materials to the Method platform with additional material properties.

MakerBot-Smart-Spools

Faster, better 3D printing.

MakerBot Materials for Method are manufactured to exacting diameter and quality specifications. Shipped in a vacuum-sealed metalized polyester bag, quality is preserved right up until opening.

The Smart Spool™ provides valuable information including material type, color, and amount remaining via an RFID chip directly to MakerBot Print, while a built-in desiccant absorbs any moisture exposure during the material loading process.

MakerBot Precision Tough

MakerBot Precision Tough Material is a thermoplastic engineered for durable, strong, and precise 3D printed prototypes and fixtures.

Colors Available:

Materials-TOUGH
Materials-PLA

MakerBot Precision PLA

Polylactic acid (PLA) is a biodegradable thermoplastic derived from renewable resources.

Colors Available:

MakerBot Precision PVA

MakerBot’s Precision Dissolving PVA ensures fast and effortless support removal for your most complex prints.

Colors Available:

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Materials-PETG

MakerBot Specialty PET-G

PETG is one of the most widely used polymers today. MakerBot’s PET-G Specialty Material offers excellent mechanical properties, combining high strength and durability with chemical and moisture resistance.

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MakerBot Precision Materials for Method MakerBot Specialty Materials for Method
Materials Tough (Model) PLA (Model) PVA (Support) PETG (Model)
Applications Durable, usable prototypes; manufacturing aids Clean concept models Used in conjunction with model material for complex geometries Durable, moisture-resistant translucent prototypes and packaging
Dimensional Part Accuracy ± 0.2mm (or ± 0.002mm per mm of travel whichever is greater) X
Print Surface Requirements Performance Grip Surface (standard) Adhesion Stick
Colors Slate Gray Onyx Black Stone White Safety Orange True Black True White Cool Gray Warm Gray True Orange True Red n/a Translucent
Extruder Model 1 Performance Extruder Support 2 Performance Extruder Model 1 Performance Extruder
Extruder Warranty 6 Months

COMPARE MATERIALS FOR METHOD

Precision Materials Table
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METHOD

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REPLICATOR+

MakerBot’s award-winning desktop 3D printer is engineered for fast and reliable 3D printing.

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Performance 3D Printer

METHOD

Rapid Prototyping. Redefined.

Easy and Accessible 3D Printing

REPLICATOR+

MakerBot’s award-winning desktop 3D printer is engineered for fast and reliable 3D printing.

50-50-rep+

MakerBot for Professionals

Fast and Reliable Rapid Prototyping

Get prototypes and production parts out the door quickly and efficiently with MakerBot 3D printers.

MakerBot for Educators

3D Printing in the Classroom

MakerBot offers the easiest setup experience with no tinkering required.
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MakerBot for Professionals

FAST AND RELIABLE RAPID PROTOTYPING

Get prototypes and production parts out the door quickly and efficiently with MakerBot 3D printers.

MakerBot for Educators

3D Printing in the Classroom

MakerBot offers the easiest setup experience with no tinkering required.
Get started right away with hundreds of 3D printing lesson plans.

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