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Ultimaker 3 Extended/S5 Dual FDM 3D Printer

Last updated: 5/31/23 Haley

Ultimaker 3/S5
Tool Type: 3D printer
Location: Innovation Workshop
Description: Duel extrusion FDM 3D printer
Manufacturer: Ultimaker


The Ultimaker 3 Extended & Ultimaker S5 are filament fed fusion deposition 3D printers capable of simultaneously printing two different plastics at once. Typically the printer is set up with ABS as a build material, and PVA as a solvable support material.

Safety Concerns

  • The print heads can be very hot - do not touch them with bare hands unless positive they are cool.
  • As with any automated machinery make sure that your body is clear of the moving parts to avoid injury.

Training Documentation

Detailed Specifications

Ultimaker 3 Extended:

  • Build Volume: 215x215x300 mm for right or left nozzle, 197x215x300 mm for dual material
  • Filament diameter: 2.85 mm
  • XYZ resolution: 12.5, 12.5, 2.5 microns
  • Build plate temperature: 20-100 °C
  • Nozzle temperature: 180-280 ºC

Ultimaker S5:

  • Build Volume: 330x240x300 mm
  • Filament diameter: 2.85 mm
  • XYZ resolution: 6.9, 6.9, 2.5 micron
  • Build plate temperature: 20-140 °C
  • Nozzle Temperature: 180-280 °C

Reference Documentation

ultimaker3_extended.txt · Last modified: 2023/07/11 16:48 by rylin