Ultimaker, the global leader in professional desktop 3D printing, has announced several product developments to enhance its Ultimaker 2+ and Ultimaker 3 solutions. A variety of new tools and accessories allow users to enhance performance of their Ultimaker 3D printers. An upgraded version of the Cura slicing software is also available for best preparing design files for final printing.
The Ultimaker 3 offers an integrated software, hardware and material solution for efficient workflow and consistent, high-quality 3D printing results.
New offerings include: Polypropylene (PP) – Favorite of designers and engineers because of its exceptional durability. NFC spools (TPU, CPE+, PC) – Support for a wider range of engineering materials. Advanced 3D Printing Kit – Optimize the performance of the system and yield higher-quality results. Print cores – New 0.8 mm nozzle sizes for printing both build materials and dissolvable support materials allow for faster printing. Software – With Cura 2.6.1, users can take advantage of new features such as enhanced support adhesion settings, easier, faster model auto-arrange options, support meshes and extruder buttons.