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3D Printing for Architects with MakerBot by Matthew B. Stokes

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MakerBot Replicator 2X specifications

The following image shows the MakerBot Replicator 2 printing specifications. These specifications are identical to the Replicator 2X except for build volume, which in 2X has decreased to 9.7 L x 6.0 W x 6.1 H due to a second print head being added.

MakerBot Replicator 2X specifications

MakerBot Replicator 2 print specifications

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Build volume is self-explanatory, but what's important to note are the maximum dimensions in each of the axes, as these will limit the part size and constrain orientation.

Before printing, we will have the opportunity to specify the intended part resolution—the higher the resolution, the longer the print ...

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