Makerbot Replicator 2X overview

The MakerBot Replicator 2X is a desktop 3D printer by MakerBot, a US based manufacturer. MakerBot is now a Stratasys line of products.

The MakerBot Replicator 2X was initially a Beta product, capable of 3D printing in multi material with its dual extruder system. The MakerBot Replicator 2X is capable of 3D printing ABS and has a heated build platform.

The MakerBot Replicator 2X is delivered with the MakerBot Desktop 3D software. This software can optimize the 3D files before sending the instructions to the 3d printer.

According to a lot of user feedback and our own tests the MakerBot Replicator 2X has some extruder reliability issues and can be tricky to operate.