Makerbot Z18 3D printer

Makerbot Z18Massive build volume and the best price/performance in the extra-large, professional 3D printer category:

Contact JD Engineering Ltd. for purchase information


Technical Specifications



Print Technology Fused Deposition Modeling

Build Volume 30.5 L x 30.5 W x 45.7 H cm [12.0 L x 12.0 W x 18.0 H in]

42,512 cubic centimeters [2,592 cubic inches]

Layer Resolution 100 microns [0.0039 in]

Filament Diameter 1.75 mm [0.069 in]

Filament Compatibility MakerBot PLA Filament
Large Spool
0.9 KG [2.0 lb]

XL Spool
2.26 KG [5.0 lb]

XXL Spool
4.53 KG [10.0 lb]

Nozzle Diameter 0.4 mm [0.015 in]

Print File Type .makerbot



Ambient Operating Temperature 15-24°C [60-75.2°F]

Storage Temperature 0-38°C [32-100°F]


Size & Weight

Product Dimensions 49.3 W x 56.5 D x 85.4 H cm
[19.4 W x 22.2 D x 33.6 H in]

Shipping Box 65.0 x 71.9 x 102.9 cm [25.6 x 28.3 x 40.5 in]

Product Weight 41 kg [90 lbs]

Shipping Weight (includes Accessory kit) 52 KG [115 lbs]

Shipping Details The MakerBot Z18 ships separately from the other items in your order. It is shipped on a pallet via freight carrier.



Construction Powder-coated steel with PC-ABS and aluminum composite material

Build Surface Injection molded PC-ABS

Stepper Motors 1.8° Step Angle with 1/16 Micro-Stepping

XY Positioning Precision 11 Microns [0.0004 in]

Z Positioning Precision 2.5 Microns [0.0001 in]



Software Bundle MakerBot Desktop

Supported File Types STL, OBJ, Thing, MakerBot

Operating Systems Windows (7+)
Mac OS X (10.7+)
Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora)



Power Requirements 100-240 V; 5.4-2.2 A; 50/60 Hz; 350 W

Connectivity Wi-Fi, USB, Ethernet


Camera Resolution 320 x 240