Makerbot Replicator 2x


#1

The Makerbot Replicator 2x requires a specific file format for models to be sliced into. For the 2x, the following software is recommended.

https://support.makerbot.com/learn/makerbot-desktop-software/release-notes/makerbot-desktop-release-notes_13520

In the software, use menu option “Devices==> Select Type of Device ==> Replicator 2x” to make sure the correct device type is used for slicing. Failure to do this will create the wrong type of file for printing.

To change filament on the printer, use the following information.
https://support.makerbot.com/learn/makerbot-replicator-2x/extruders/changing-filament_13432

Suggested temperature settings for printing ABS.

  • Bed = 110
  • Right Extruder = 230

#2

Can we add these to the Wiki page about the Replicator as well, please?