the Smart Extruder+ is a culmination of product design and 160,000+ hours of rigorous testing that delivers dependable, consistent performance with superior results using MakerBot PLA filament.
Inside, improved components and an enhanced sensor system ensure that your printing process is simple and reliable from start to finish. Designed for ease of use, this extruder ensures greater print success over time.
Learn from MakerBot’s engineers how a rigorous testing process of more than 160,000 hours led to the latest iteration in MakerBot’s swappable extruder. From the beginning of the 3D print process to the end, the improvements in the Smart Extruder+ boost productivity, saving you time and money. As MakerBot’s most tested product ever, the Smart Extruder+ is backed with a 6-month warranty to ensure that you experience reliability with results.
Watch this short video to learn how the breakthrough design of the MakerBot Smart Extruder+ ensures an intuitive, reliable 3D printing experience.
The Smart Extruder+ is MakerBot’s most tested product ever. The following ensure you get the reliability and results that you would expect from an industry leader in 3D printing:
See MakerBot ever-expanding Support section for content that will minimize downtime and help you get the most from your MakerBot Smart Extruder+ and MakerBot Replicator 3D Printers.
The Smart Extruder+ is only compatible with MakerBot 5th Generation Replicator 3D Printers.
Only use the Smart Extruder+ with MakerBot’s PLA filament.
Required: Firmware 1.9 or higher and MakerBot Desktop 3.9 and higher
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