MakerBot Replikator Plus is a fully professional 3D printer, characterized by very high-quality print. The device is preferred by large firms and corporations for mass production of prints in 3D technology. In the community of experts and users the model is known for an amazing precision and accuracy. It will certainly meet expectations of demanding customers, for whom the print’s class is the fundamental criterion of 3D printer selection, but the model described here has a lot of other advantages.
Specifications MakerBot Replikator+:
Machine Dimensions: 20.8 X 17.4 X 16.2 IN
Build volume: 11.6 X 7.6 X 6.5 IN
Materials: MakerBot PLA Material – Large Spool, Small SpoolMakerBot Tough Material – Large SpoolAdditional materials such as bronzefill, copperfill, and woodfill
Layer height: 100 microns
Print Technology: Fused Deposition Modeling
Software: MakerBot Print Software,MakerBot Mobile
Connectivity: USB, Ethernet, Wifi
Advantages of MakerBot Replikator Plus
The printer is a closed and safe installation which is not complicated to use. On the contrary, it has an easy-to-use control platform. On the top there’s a convenient control panel with a useful turning knob. The device is properly secured from damage and detrimental impact of external factors. It’s manufactured from highest order components in order to guarantee stability and time-resistance, as well as demanding exploitation. It has access to cloud computing and mobile applications. Data can be sent to the printer in many ways (through wi-fi, ethernet or USB connection). The device itself is also very universal and allows to print objects of various sizes and shapes. Therefore it offers plenty of latitude and freedom to the users’ imagination. The prints are usually refined in every inch, and it’s hard to find any fault in them.
MakerBot Replikator Plus has an in-built camera and a system of automatic calibration of the working platform. Like other best 3D printers, this model too has been equipped with very efficient movement controllers, sensitive sliding plate and modern extruder. The final product obtained by printing with MakerBot Replikator+ is a construction with perfectly smooth surface and cut sides. Therefore the product doesn’t require any corrections, cutting or grinding. Additionally, the printer makes elements of very high resolution that are necessary in specialist industries. The device stands out by its out-of-the-ordinary appearance. Elegant and modern design highlights the device’s professionalism.
The printers drawbacks
It’s hard to find any faults of this model. The only problem for an average user can be its price amounting to about a dozen thousand dollar. Nevertheless, such a professional product is selected rather by corporations and institutions that can afford the expenditure. Besides, the printer shortly starts to earn for itself. It’s not a model often found in private houses, but maybe it’s better because it has advanced functions, and it may serve for higher purposes than providing simple entertainment. The device is valued by professionals and it passes positively all kinds of quality tests, becoming an everyday work companion for years.
- Easy to use
- Prints via USB, Ethernet, and Wi-Fi, and from a USB thumb drive
- Elegant and modern design
- Printer setup through MakerBot Mobile app can be tricky.