MakerBot expands educational ecosystem with MakerBot Certification Program for Students

3D Printing Industry

MakerBot, an American desktop 3D printer manufacturer and Stratasys subsidiary, has launched the MakerBot Certification Program for Students, to provide middle and high school students with 3D printing design and skills training.

Introducing the MakerBot Method

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MakerBot Method is MakerBot's newest addition to their 3D printer portfolio. A pioneer in the professional segment category built with improved, patented industrial technologies from Stratasys ®, combined with MakerBot's industry-leading accessibility and smart workflow features.

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MakerBot Promises Faster 3D-Printing Speeds. So What?

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MakerBot promises its new software, being used on the right, will increase 3D-printing speeds by 30%. But MakerBot announcing the software upgrade a day before its parent company Stratasys reports its third quarter earnings is particularly timely.

MakerBot CEO: 3D Printing Going Mainstream

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MakerBot CEO Jonathan Jaglom. Jonathan Jaglom is the new CEO of MakerBot. For many consumer and engineering prototyping customers, MakerBot is 3D printing. So when a new CEO took them helm of MakerBot in late February, it was big news in the 3D printing world.

3D Printing News Sliced: 3D Systems, Digital Metal, XJet, Makerbot

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Read on to learn more from the likes of 3D Systems, Digital Metal, XJet, Aleph Objects and Makerbot.

Will MakerBot and Martha Stewart sell more desktop 3D printers?

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MakerBot printers are used by a number of engineers in their preliminary design work. For many makers, though, the motive for buying a desktop 3D printer may have strengthened with the announcement that MakerBot just made an exclusive agreement with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc.

HQ Visit: MakerBot launches Method performance 3D printer

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Today, two years after the launch of the Replicator +, American desktop 3D printer manufacturer and Stratasys subsidiary MakerBot has released the Method. Designed as a mid-way point between the industrial FDM and personal desktop market, MakerBot is calling the Method “the first performance 3D printer.” ” Last week, 3D Printing Industry was invited to MakerBot […].

MakerBot, Thingiverse, and NASA issue challenge on designing a utilitarian Mars base

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MakerBot , a developer of desktop 3D printers, in conjunction with NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory, has launched a Mars Bars Thingiverse Design Challenge. Designs must be uploaded to Thingiverse with the tag #MakerBotMars. Yes, you read that correctly.

Here’s why MakerBot is putting 3D printers in schools

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Jonathan Jaglom at MakerBot’s new factory opening in Brooklyn in July. MakerBot plans to find out. When the State University of New York at New Paltz opened the first MakerBot Innovation Center in the U.S. For MakerBot, the event was a glimpse into the company’s future.

MakerBot Announces PrintShop 1.3 with Medal Maker

From the elementary school soccer champion to world’s best golfer, we can all think of a reason for a very important award, and with MakerBot PrintShop’s latest release... View the entire article via our website. Everybody deserves a medal for something.

Stratasys Folds MakerBot into Asia Pacific Operations with MakerBot APJ

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Despite recent lay-offs, Stratasys-owned MakerBot continues to expand its network and, today, the subsidiary has established MakerBot Asia Pacific & Japan, a division devoted to strengthen and expand MakerBot’s presence in the Asia Pacific region.

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ArtSystems appointed UK distributor for MakerBot 3D printers

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MakerBot Replicator – one of the products set to be distributed by D&H in the U.S. Nottingham-based ArtSystems has been appointed as the United Kingdom and Ireland distributor for MakerBot, the global leader in desktop 3D printing.

MakerBot improves print speed on its 3D printers

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MakerBot claims its Desktop 3.8 prints designs 30% faster and with stronger structural support. MakerBot’s Desktop 3.8 In tests, designs like the Brilliant Cut Diamond by Cymon found on Thingiverse, printed stronger and 30% faster than with the Desktop 3.6

MakerBot Teams with Martha Stewart to Bring New Filament Options and 3D Printable Designs to Users

In what could be seen as a partnership between giants, today Makerbot and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. MSLO) have announced a partnership to bring new 3D printing materials and 3D printable designs to... View the entire article via our website.

Makerbot expands Thingiverse API

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My personal bet was an initiative to protect designer’s rights following the Thingiverse-eBay […]. Featured Industry Insights Stock Market Makerbot Thingiverse

3D Printing News Sliced: Makerbot, 3D Systems, GE Additive, EOS, ColorFabb, TU Delft, SUTD, AMT

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This edition of the 3D Printing Industry’s news digest, Sliced, sees a variety of hardware and material releases from Dyze Design, 3D Systems, colorFabb, and EOS, as well as new 3D printing applications in brewing and underwater drones.

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MakerBot eyes 3D printed iPhone cases as mainstream fast track

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MakerBot said Wednesday that it has added Fraemes as its second 3D printing enabled app to its developer program. Stratasys, parent of MakerBot, to date has been primarily driven by its enterprise printers for manufacturing. 3D Printing Articles cell phone cases makerbot

MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer 5th Gen is Awarded a Prestigious Red Dot Award

MakerBot has announced that the Fifth Generation MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer has been awarded the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2015. The Red Dot Design Award is an international design prize that is... View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing in Education: MakerBot Introduces Cloud-Based Platform for Google Chromebook Classrooms and MakerBot Educators Guidebook

Last year, MakerBot announced that it was shifting its focus from the consumer to the professional and educational, and has been working hard to continue making strides in the wonderful world of 3D. View the entire article via our website.

How MakerBot Helped Design the Space Telescope of the Future

3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D Software Aerospace 3D Printing 3d printed prototypes 3D printed prototyping 3d printed telescope darpa interferometry Lockheed Martin Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center makerbot solidworks SPIDER telescope uc davis University of California DavisHow often do you stop to think about the number and variety of objects that are floating around out in space?

Makerbot and Afinia at CES

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It may surprise some that I have not mentioned Makerbot a single time in these forums. Last year, 12 minutes and 30 seconds into a C/Net video , the claim was made that " With the Makerbot you can make another 3D printer. When I heard that, it completely turned me off toward Makerbot. The design recognizes that ambient temperature and the environment in which we print DOES impact the warping of ABS plastic. And, the enclosure seems to be nicely and compactly designed.

South Korean Design Student 3D Prints 982 Hours Worth of Incredible Fashion Designs on a MakerBot 3D Printer

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MakerBot Desktop 3.3 Follows Through with Print History Enhancement and More

MakerBot promised — and has delivered. The result is that working with MakerBot products is as streamlined — and fun — as possible. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Software 3d printing history 3d printing mobile app makerbot makerbot 3d printing history makerbot desktop 3.3

Amazing 96-piece 3D Printable Stegosaurus Hits the MakerBot Digital Store

The MakerBot Digital Store has really been churning out the unique, innovative designs as of late. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printable dinosaur makerbot makerbot digital store stegosaurus

MakerBot-Ready Apps Portal Launches With an Initial Eight Apps From the Developer Program

MakerBot has already established a pretty comprehensive positioning in the 3D printing world. The company, a subsidiary of Stratasys and the parent of Thingiverse, produces some of the most popular desktop 3D printers on the... View the entire article via our website.

Winners of MakerBot’s Ghostly Vinyl Challenge Announced

Ann Arbor, Michigan-based record label and design house Ghostly International issued a call for entries on Thingiverse last fall that they hoped would inspire 3D enthusiasts to come up with some creative and innovative 3D printable... View the entire article via our website.

MakerBot Begins Selling 3D Printed Products on

Another day, another deluge of news coming from Stratasys’ MakerBot brand of desktop 3D printers. 3D Design 3D Printing Business 3d printed products amazon makerbot makerbot digital store retail

Economics 101: SOLIDWORKS & MakerBot Desktop 3D Printing [WHITE PAPER]

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When you buy a SOLIDWORKS Bundle which includes training and technical support, you will receive a FREE MakerBot desktop 3D printer to create your prototypes. The advantages of MakerBot desktop 3D Printing. Why you should choose a MakerBot. MakerBot 101 White Paper.

The Top 5 Ways a SOLIDWORKS & MakerBot 3D Bundle will speed your design cycle

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When you buy a SOLIDWORKS Bundle which includes technical support, you will receive a discount on a MakerBot desktop 3D printer to create your prototypes. Create better designs. The ability for design engineers to 3D print at their desks allows them to try new ideas and make mistakes.

New Jersey High School Installs MakerBot Innovation Center

3D Printers 3D Printing Education 3D printed industrial design 3d printing curriculum 3d printing engineering course 3d printing in school Department of Defense donation kickstarter makerbot makerbot innovation center makerbot replicator 2x new jersey STEAM steam curriculum STEAM education STEM education thingiverseI was required to take shop class in 8th grade, where you learned how to use tools, like a miter saw, to make a lamp out of a plastic bottle.

Makerbot Replicator+ Wins Prestigious iF Design Award Competition

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by Johan Broer | MakerBot 3D Printer News. February 9, 2017 — We’re pleased to announce that the MakerBot Replicator+ Desktop 3D Printer has won the prestigious iF Award in the Product category. Photo courtesy of MakerBot. Source: MakerBot.

The Top 5 Ways a SOLIDWORKS & MakerBot 3D Bundle will speed your design cycle

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When you buy a SOLIDWORKS Bundle which includes training and technical support, you will receive a FREE MakerBot desktop 3D printer to create your prototypes. Create better designs. Without real-time prototyping, the most innovative design may never be discovered.

Discover the New MakerBot Plus machines and prototyping with SOLIDWORKS 2017 [WEBINAR]

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Join us for a 3D printing webinar on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 3:00 PM EDT as guest speaker Bennett Mayrock, Value Added Reseller Sales Manager at MakerBot, introduces their new line of MakerBot Plus desktop 3D printers for SOLIDWORKS users. About MakerBot Plus Machines.

MakerBot Introduces New Smart Extruder


MakerBot has seen some bumps in the road recently regarding the effectiveness and quality of their first generation Smart Extruder. MakerBot says the new version promises to deliver extruders that have life spans lasting over 700, while some tested extruders have gone over 1200 hours.

MakerBot Challenges 3D Designers to Rein in Unruly Filament

The call for entries for MakerBot’s Thingiverse Filament Challenge asks 3D printers to clean up their acts and possibly win a prize for doing so. 3D Printing 3d printed filament spool holder 3d printing MakerBot Thingiverse Filament Challenge makerclubThat’s a better deal than my parents used to offer... View the entire article via our website.

MakerBot Launches Thingiverse Groups, Bringing the Community of 3D Designers Together

MakerBot is a name synonymous with desktop 3D printing. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printing community makerbot MakerBot Thingiverse thingiverse thingiverse groups Their FDM/FFF based 3D printers are ranked among the highest available on the market, and they have a community of users unlike any other 3D... View the entire article via our website.

MakerBot & Firstbuild Challenge Your IceBox

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Firstbuild – the microfactory partnership between General Electric (GE) and Local Motors – have teamed up with Stratasys’ MakerBot for a cool 3D printing design challenge. The prizes really are a nice incentive to showcase your design ability. … The original post MakerBot & Firstbuild Challenge Your IceBox appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. 3D Printers 3D Printing Challenge Design By Shane Taylor. Win win win!

MakerBot Makeathon Kicks off in NYC

MakerBot is known for supporting education, and that is evident by the large numbers of MakerBot printers finding their way into public schools and universities. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing challenge competition david choi Dimension Learning education makeathon makerbot MakerBot Makeathon Meghan Vellotti Ozobot Sphero STEAM stem thingiverse

Filling the Gap: MakerBot Launches Free 3D Printing & Design Learning Guide for Schools

3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printing curricula 3d printing curriculum 3d printing for students 3d printing for teachers 3d printing in school learn 3d printing makerbot makerbot in the classroomReading, writing and arithmetic… and 3D printing? Without a doubt, 3D printing is coming to the classroom sometime in the near future. The only question that remains is, ‘How long will it take before... View the entire article via our website.

Local Motors Relies on MakerBot 3D Printers and Software to Make Parts for Autonomous Olli Vehicle

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DIMENSIONEXT: New MakerBot Stores


New MakerBot Stores. MakerBot Announces Two New Stores. MakerBot, the leader in desktop 3D printing, is opening two new MakerBot Retail Stores in Greenwich, Conn., Ongoing demonstrations by MakerBot 3D Design staff. Labels: MakerBot , Retail. Pages.

Stratasys Spins Off Bold Machines, Its 3D Printing Incubation Unit Run By MakerBot’s Bre Pettis

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Bre Pettis, the founder and former head of MakerBot (acquired by publicly-traded Stratasys almost exactly two years ago for $403 million) will leave Stratasys to lead Bold Machines. Specifically, Stratasys says Bold Machines will use PolyJet, Fortus, Solidscape, and MakerBot printers.

Canary Flex Security Camera Prototyped on the MakerBot Replicator + 3D Printer

MakerBot, the company once synonymous with open-source desktop 3D printing, has spent the last year repositioning itself as a leader in educational 3D printing and as an alternative to more expensive. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing Business 3d printed product prototypes 3d printing for product prototyping Canary Canary Flex makerbot makerbot replicator 3d printer