The Best Price to Performance Ratio in the Extra-Large, Professional 3D Printer Category
The MakerBot Replicator Z18 combines an extra-large build volume with ease-of-use and connectivity features so you can go from 3D model to 3D print efficiently and easily. Optimized for MakerBot PLA filament, the Replicator Z18 can create extra-large, ultra-tall industrial prototypes, models, and products.
Massive Build Volume
The Replicator Z18 3D Printer from MakerBot allows you to print large, detailed objects up to 12″ in width and depth, and up to 18″ in height. To ensure accurate printing and to minimize warping even throughout lengthy print jobs, the Z18 features a heated build chamber to maintain a consistent temperature, and a polycarbonate ABS build plate that is resistant to temperature extremes.
2,592 Cubic Inches
30.0 L X 30.5 W X 45.7 H centimeters
11.8 L x 12.0 W x 18.0 H inches
Optimized for MakerBot PLA Filament
Safe for the office or classroom, this filament is non-toxic and easy-to-print with minimal warping or curling. It’s also optimized to give you the best results and highest quality for the MakerBot Replicator Z18 Printer.
Use MakerBot Tough PLA to print durable, high-impact strength prototypes and fixtures. This filament has been tested and optimized to deliver repeatable results with the Tough PLA Smart Extruder+
Store, organize and access all your 3D designs in the cloud-enabled library in MakerBot Print.
For on-board control of your printer, the Z18 features a 3.5″ full-color LCD display and intuitive dial. Access your object library, see previews of your 3D model files, and employ utilities to set up and maintain your 3D printer.
Print TechnologyFused Deposition Modeling (FDM)
Build Volume30.0 x 30.5 x 45.7 cm (11.8 x 12.0 x 18.0 in)
Layer Resolution100 microns [0.0039 in]
Build SurfaceInjection Molded PC-ABS
Filament Diameter0.069 in [1.75 mm]
Extruder CompatibilitySmart Extruder+, Tough PLA Smart Extruder +
Filament CompatibilityMakerBot PLA Filament Large Spool 0.9 kg [2.0 lb], MakerBot Tough PLA Filament Large Spool 0.9 kg [2.0 lb]
Camera Resolution320 x 240
Software BundleMakerBot Print Software
Supported OS for MakerBot Print
Supported OS for MakerBot PrintWindows 7 & 10, Mac OS X (10.9+), No Linux Support
ConnectivityWi-Fi, Ethernet, USB
Product Dimensions19.4 x 22.2 x 33.9 in [49.3 x 56.5 x 86.1 cm]
Product Weight90 lbs [41 kg]