- ABS Composite material: to improved stiffness and lower weight
- Compatible with wide range of third-party materials.
- Experiment with different materials to improve performance.
- ABS Carbon Fiber through third party material is used by Labs Extruder
The MakerBot Labs Experimental Extruder for Method and Method X is compatible with a wide range of third-party materials. While technically any material can be used with the Labs Extruder, MakerBot has partnered with and certified filament from several leading material companies such as ABS CARBON FIBER from KIMYA. An ABS composite material with 30% chopped carbon fiber for improved stiffness and lower weight. PETG ESD from JABIL. Easy processing, Electrostatic Dissipative (ESD) product for printing parts that meet sensitive electronics and could be damaged by electrostatic discharge. DURABIO™ from Mitsubishi Chemical. Bio-based, BPA-free resin. It combines PMMA’s transparency with a higher chemical and scratch resistance compared to polycarbonate (PC). PC-FR from Polymaker PolyMax™.
- Open Materials Platform: Unlock your Method with unlimited materials. Print third-party materials on an industrial 3D printing platform with modular hardware and advanced print settings.
- Partner Materials: Discover pre-qualified materials from leading filament companies to explore new 3D printing applications.
- New Applications: Tap your innovative spirit and explore new 3D printing applications. Experiment with a wide range of materials and properties to realize your ideas.
- A flame retardant polycarbonate (PC) filament (UL94V-0/1.5 mm) displaying excellent toughness, strength, and heat resistance.
What’s in the Box?
- 1 LABS Extruder with the Modified Thermal Core
- 1 Spare Nozzle Tube Assembly
- 1 Spare Extruder PTFE Tube
- 1 L-Key for Nozzle Set Screw Removal
- 1 Nozzle Removal Tool
- 1 Aux Port PTFE Tube
Method Material and Extruder Compatibility Chart:
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We try to keep returns and exchanges as simple as possible. As long as they meet our criteria, it should be no problem at all to return or exchange them.
- Returns must be in brand new condition, with original packaging and proof of purchase.
- Returns must be initiated within 30 days of the original delivery date.
- Please do not send beck any item before contacting first our friendly customer service.
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