Whether it’s back in the classroom, fully remote or going hybrid –
we’ve got the ideal setup for you
MAXIMIZE STUDENT ACCESS AND EDUCATOR SUCCESS
Flexible Printer Setup
The SKETCH platform supplies you with what you need to integrate 3D printing into the new school year successfully — whether that’s back in the classroom or teaching from home.
ISTE-CERTIFIED 3D PRINTER TRAINING FOR BOTH TEACHERS AND STUDENTS
With over 15 hours of student curriculum accessible online, our Certification program gives your students the tools to build and strengthen their design thinking skills with 3D printing. Get access to a full set of interactive content, projects, quizzes and exams developed by MakerBot Certified Educators.
MANAGE YOUR CLASSROOM'S PRINTING LIKE A BOSS
Bringing you MakerBot CloudPrint – an entirely new way for teachers and students to collaborate and share access to MakerBot 3D printers – even when learning remotely. All of the benefits of our easy to use MakerBot Print software made available online.
ACCESS HUNDREDS OF LESSON PLANS FROM EDUCATORS ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY
600+ Certified Lesson Plans
Get access to community-driven lesson plans reviewed & approved by MakerBot Education. Find lesson plans designed for grade levels and subjects applicable to your classroom and curriculum.
RELIABLE PRINTS EVERYTIME
Heated and Flexible Buildplate
Heated build plate for secure, successful printing and a flexible surface to make removing finished prints a breeze.
Touch Screen Controls
Start, monitor and pause your students’ prints with an intuitive interface, designed for easy 3D printing navigation.
Enclosed Chamber and Particulate Filter
Place your printer anywhere in the classroom without worrying about curious hands and print with peace of mind with a particulate filter installed in each printer.
Print TechnologyFused Deposition Modeling (FDM)
Build Volume150mm x 150mm x 150mm [5.9in x 5.9in x 5.9in]
Layer Resolution100-400 microns [0.0039 IN-0.0157 IN] Print mode tuned for 200 microns
Material Diameter1.75 mm [0.069 in]
Material CompatibilityMakerBot Sketch PLA Material MakerBot Sketch Tough Material
Extruder CompatibilityMakerBot Sketch Extruder
Nozzle Diameter0.4 MM [0.015 IN]
Print File Diameter.MAKERBOT
433.4mm (H) x 423.1mm (W) x 365.0mm (D)
549mm (H) x 517mm (W) x 46mm (D)
11.8 kg [26 lb]
17kg [37.5 lb]
MakerBot Print Software
Supported File Types
Windows (7, 10)
SolidWorks, Autodesk Fusion 360, Onshape, Autodesk Inventor
Build SurfaceGrip Surface
Build Plate LevelingHeated with removable flexible build surface
Ambient Operating Temperature15-30°C [59-86°F]
Storage Temperature0-55°C [32-131°F]
100-240 V, 50-60 HZ
USB, Ethernet, Wifi