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

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MakerWare multicolor settings

An excellent guide for using MakerWare to print multicolor parts can be found on the MakerBot website at http://www.makerbot.com/support/makerware/documentation/dual/, which will aid in our discussion.

In order to print in multicolors, we need either a MakerBot Replicator (Dual) or Replicator 2X. If you have a single printhead MakerBot machine your only option for multicolor printing is a process called Z Pause, which will be covered near the end of this chapter.

Now we need to select our printer in MakerWare from the Type of MakerBot option (MakerBots | Type of MakerBot). Once we select either The Replicator (Dual) or The Replicator 2X, we notice that an Object option appears below the Scale option on the left-hand ...

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