MakerBot Replicator Z18

With the massive build volume of the Z18, you can print prototypes and parts at a vastly lower cost than industrial 3D printers.

Supersize your prototypes.

Maximize your models.

MakerBot Replicator Z18 3D Printer – now with the Smart Extruder+ for ultimate reliability.

Printing

Print Technology
Fused Deposition Modeling

Build Volume
30.0 L x 30.5 W x 45.7 H CM
[11.8 L x 12.0 W x 18.0 H IN]
2,549 cubic inches

Layer Resolution
100 microns

Filament Diameter
1.75 mm [0.069 IN]

Filament Compatibility
MakerBot PLA Filament Large Spool

Nozzle Diameter
0.4 MM [0.015 IN]

Print File Type
.MAKERBOT

Temperature

Ambient Operating Temperature
15­-24°C [60-­75.2°F]

Storage Temperature
0-­38°C [32­-100°F]

Size & Weight

Product Dimensions
49.3 L x 56.5 W x 86.1 H
[19.4 W x 22.2 D x 33.9 H IN]

Shipping Box
65.0 x 71.9 x 106.0 CM
[25.6 x 28.3 x 41.75 IN]

Product Weight
41 KG [90 LBS]

Shipping Weight
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 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, .prt., .asm, .asm.), VRML (.wrl), Parasolid (.x_t, .x_b)

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

Electrical

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

Connectivity
WI-FI, USB

Camera

Camera resolution
640 x 480