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The Ultimaker S3 delivers high-quality, composite-ready performanceš all efficiently from your desktop. Packed with the latest technology, it is as easy to use as it is powerful.

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Ultimaker S3

Massive performance, impressively small footprint

The Ultimaker S3 delivers high-quality, composite-ready performance – in an efficiently small footprint. Packed with our latest technology, it is as easy to use as it is powerful, offering the most cost-effective way for disruptive businesses to adopt in-house 3D printing.

The Ultimaker S3 is the latest in our S-line of Ultimaker 3D printers. It delivers high-quality, composite-ready performance – in an efficiently small footprint. Packed with our latest technology, the Ultimaker S3 is as easy to use as it is powerful, offering the most cost-effective way for disruptive businesses to adopt in-house 3D printing.

In-house production made easy

Features summary

The Ultimaker S3 is a complete production system you can depend on in the office or studio. With advanced features to ensure a reliable printing experience, it’s still simple to use thanks to its award-winning touch interface and seamless software integration.

  • Dual extrusion with a build volume of 230 x 190 x 200 mm (9 x 7.4 x 7.9 inches)
  • Down to 20 micron (0.001 inch) layer resolution
  • Open filament system, compatible with glass and carbon fiber composites
  • Dual filament flow sensors notify you if material runs out
  • 4.7-inch touchscreen interface – Winner of iF Design Award 2019
Ultimaker S3 in-house 3D printing production made easy

3D printing performance you can rely on

The Ultimaker S3 features next-generation reliability. Its advanced active leveling, stiffer build platform, heated build plate, and more accurate stepper drivers result in the highest print quality of a machine in this form factor. And dual filament flow sensors notify you if you run out of material.

From the first layer to the last, the Ultimaker S3 features next-generation 3D printing reliability, letting you start a print job and get back to your work – confident that your print will succeed. To achieve this reliability, the Ultimaker S3 features advanced active leveling, a stiffer build platform, a heated build plate, and more accurate stepper drivers, resulting in the highest print quality of a machine in this form factor. And dual filament flow sensors notify you if you run out of material.

Ultimaker S3 features our latest technology for next-generation reliability in 3D printing

In-house production made easy

The Ultimaker S3 was designed so that anyone can achieve high-quality results after a 30-minute introduction. Its award-winning touch interface, advanced active leveling, and predefined print settings facilitate 3D printing as part of any workflow.

The Ultimaker S3 makes it easy to achieve high-quality results after a 30-minute introduction – even if you don't have a technical background. And our customers report that, after 3 hours' experience with Ultimaker software and hardware, they discover many more 3D printing opportunities in their own work. The Ultimaker S3 easily facilitates and integrates with any workflow thanks to its award-winning touch interface, advanced active leveling, and predefined print settings.

Ultimaker S3 start 3D printing after just a 30-minute introduction

The best choice for any budget

On every level, the Ultimaker S3 is our most accessible 3D printer yet. Start creating the parts and models you need using any filament, from any desktop, as part of any workflow, and quickly achieve ROI.

Ultimaker S3 the most cost effective way for disruptive businesses to adopt in-house 3D printing
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Unending access to Ultimaker Essentials

Ultimaker Essentials gives you the tools you need to start 3D printing at work, while meeting IT requirements. With features including remote printer management, firmware firewalls, verified plugins, and direct software support.

Start 3D printing in your business with access to all the tools you need. Increased security, workflow management, and knowledge – Ultimaker Essentials brings it to your door, with features including a limited Digital Library for easy storage and sharing, an IT knowledge base, and the Ultimaker 3D Printing Academy e-learning platform

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Essential Features

Using Ultimaker Cura with a 3D printer

Sliced your way

With a simple click or through 400 customizable settings, prepare files for 3D printing in the way that works for you

Updating Ultimaker firmware

Continuous security improvements

Each release of Ultimaker Cura Enterprise is independently scanned, tested, and analyzed for vulnerabilities. We publish a summary of that report and we commit to continuously improving security.

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Start 3D printing from anywhere in the world

Whether you're working from home or in the office, send secure print jobs via the cloud to Ultimaker 3D printers on your network. Then stay informed of print progress thanks to remote device monitoring.

User access management features

Manage access across your business

When it comes to who can 3D print – you decide. Via the organization management page, the Ultimaker software platform lets admins invite users, give them admin rights, or remove 3D printing access entirely.

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Cloud-hosted, globally accessible

A central Digital Library of internally developed applications means your designers and engineers can access the parts and tools they need, wherever they are

Software support by one of Ulitmaker agents

Direct software support

Reduce downtime, reduce disruptions – direct software support means you're back on track as soon as possible

Ultimaker 2+ Connect printer and 3D Printing Academy

Role-based courses put you in control

Associate e-learning courses for application engineers and 3D printing operator ensure you start off on the right foot

Hardware Features

No more filament? No more worries

Even if you run out of material, finish your print and maintain high uptime. Dual filament flow sensors detect if either spool runs out. Your printer will pause and notify you to add more before resuming.

Perfect build plate adhesion – without the hassle

Multi-point probing with the print head's capacitive sensor compensates for tiny variations in build plate topography, resulting in an always-perfect first layer.

Ultimaker s3 build plate

Say goodbye to bed adhesion issues

Advanced active leveling with the Ultimaker S3 means you can start your print and stay focused on your work. The print head's capacitive sensor automatically detects microscopic variations in the build area topography and compensates with Z-axis offsets.

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Start 3D printing in 30 minutes

Anyone can 3D print using the Ultimaker S3. Our machines are so easy to use that, after a 30-minute introduction, customers feel confident to start 3D printing their own designs – with no need for a dedicated operator.

Save time with tested, predefined print settings

Take advantage of tested and predefined print settings with Ultimaker Cura. These settings not only include Ultimaker's own materials, but also a growing library of print profiles from leading materials brands, available via Ultimaker Marketplace.

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A perfect fit for your desktop

The Ultimaker S3 fits easily on any desktop. Its internal design allows both nozzles to reach the whole build plate. That wider nozzle coverage means that no space is wasted and offers an increased build-volume-to-size ratio.

3D printing materials. The choice is yours

The Ultimaker S3 is compatible with almost any 2.85 mm filament. 3D print with third-party materials as easily as Ultimaker filament, with predefined print settings on Ultimaker Marketplace – including carbon fiber-reinforced composites for high-strength parts.

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Seamless integration with your in-house workflow

From CAD design to printed part, Ultimaker S3, Ultimaker materials, and Ultimaker Cura provide an end-to-end solution that easily improves and integrates with your in-house production workflow.

Professional results, affordable price

We've done the math. And with its low annual cost of ownership, the Ultimaker S3 offers an affordable entry to professional 3D printing, making ROI easy and fast to achieve.

Meet the Ultimaker S3

Technical specifications

Build volume 230 x 190 x 200 mm

(9 x 7.4 x 7.9 inches)
Assembled dimensions 394 x 489 x 637 mm

(15.5 x 19.3 x 25.1 inches)
Print technology Fused filament fabrication (FFF)
Weight 14.4 kg (31.7 lbs)
Power input 100 - 240 VAC, 50 - 60 Hz
Maximum power output 350 W
Layer resolution 0.25 mm nozzle: 150 - 60 micron

0.4 mm nozzle: 200 - 20 micron

0.6 mm nozzle: 300 - 20 micron

0.8 mm nozzle: 600 - 20 micron
XYZ resolution 6.9, 6.9, 2.5 micron
Feeder type Dual-geared feeder, reinforced for composite materials
Display 4.7-inch (11.9 cm) color touchscreen
Print core replacement Swappable print cores
Print head Dual extrusion print head with an auto-nozzle lifting system and swappable print cores
Nozzle diameters 0.25 mm, 0.4 mm, 0.6 mm, 0.8 mm
Build speed < 24 mm³/s
Nozzle temperature 180 - 280 °C
Nozzle heat-up time < 2 minutes
Operating sound < 50dBA
Build plate leveling Advanced active leveling
Build plate 20 - 140 °C heated glass build plate
Build plate heat-up time < 4 minutes (from 20 to 60 °C)
Operating ambient conditions 15 - 32 °C (59 - 90 °F)
Non-operating temperature 0 - 32 °C (32 - 90 °F)
Supplied free software Ultimaker Cura  – print preparation software

Ultimaker Connect – printer management software
Cloud support Ultimaker Cloud
Support OS MacOS, Windows, and Linux
Plugin integration SolidWorks, Siemens NX, Autodesk Inventor
Support file types Ultimaker Cura: STL, OBJ, X3D, 3MF, BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG

Printable formats: G, GCODE, GCODE.gz, UFP
File transfer Wi-Fi, LAN, USB
Training Our courses are designed to take you from complete novice to an expert user of 3D Printers, 3D Scanners, Software and materials. Being able to install, operate and solve technical issues without the need for a technician. Training is available online or via our dedicated technical team for more information see our training options.
Warranty period All the parts, except the hot end, come with a 1-year warranty. Ultimaker also offers lifetime support through email and phone. There's also an awesome community with plenty of knowledge to help you out when you're in need.
Lifetime support Expert technical support via email, phone, or from our global community is available to you for the lifetime of your printer. How can we help you?.
Extended support Online resources, extensive manuals (in multiple languages), material technical and safety data sheets (in multiple languages), a detailed knowledge base, and much more.
Ultimaker Community It's an active community of experts who are full of useful tips and tricks, are always on hand for troubleshooting and collectively create a great networking platform. In fact, some of our key product upgrades and ideas were conceived in this very community. So when you add it all up, it's an open source experience you need to be a part of and don't want to miss out on! Join now.
Warranty Extension
  • Extends the manufacturer warranty cover of parts from 12 months to 36 months*
  • Service Warranty for 36 months, if your machine needs repair we will commit to repairing it for you free of charge**
  • Telephone and Email Support
  • Ultimaker Material Alliance

    Choosing the right material is critical to the success of your 3D print. Ultimaker's open filament system lets you print with any 2.85 mm filament, and print profiles from the Ultimaker Marketplace streamline print preparation and maximize your print success rate.

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    Ultimaker S3 Accessories

    • Dimafix Can

      Dimafix is a spray tailored for 3D printers with FFF technology and Heated Bed. It provides great grip between plastic and glass, so warping is not a problem even in...
      £10.00
    • Dimafix Pen

      Dimafix Pen Dimafix Pen (90ml) is a new product based on Dimafix formula. Maintains the same adhesion properties of Dimafix spray format but in dabber liquid format. It has long been...
      £10.00
    • Ultimaker Print Core CC Red 0.6mm

      The Ultimaker Print Core CC Red is available in 0.6mm nozzle sizes for the Ultimaker S5 The print core, developed in collaboration with Anders Olsson, features a precision-machined 0.6 mm diameter...
      £289.99
    • Magigoo® Original 50ml

      All you need for sure adhesion of 3D prints Magigoo is an easy to use 3D printing adhesive designed to address 'the first layer not sticking problem'. Magigoo ensures a...
      £13.99
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    Ultimaker S3 Brochure

    Massive performance, impressively small footprint

    The Ultimaker S3 is a dual extrusion 3D printer that delivers high-quality, composite-ready performance – in a smaller footprint. Packed with our latest technology, the Ultimaker S3 is as easy to use as it is powerful, offering the most cost-effective way for disruptive businesses to adopt in-house 3D printing.

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    Ultimaker S3 vs S5 vs 3

    No matter what your needs are Ultimaker have got a model to suit your needs

    With the launch of the Ultimaker S5 model being added to the Ultimaker family has extended we want to help make sure you get the right 3D printer for your application.

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    Extended Warranties

    3DGBIRE offers a Warranty Extension to the Manufacturer Warranty, this extends the Warranty from 12 months to cover 36 months from the date of purchase.

    Warranty extension includes:

    • 36 months cover on all Manufacturer Warranty parts | Extended from 12 months to 36 months
    • Labour of the fitting of the replacement parts (Excludes consumables)
    • Full certificated machine service
    • Lifetime expert telephone & email support
    • Collection & return delivery

    £499 (ex VAT) when purchased with the 3D Printer

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    Official Pro Training From UK Experts

    Our training packages will take you from a complete novice to a 3D printing expert. Don't get left behind

    Online training

    Face to face training

    *Please note while we try to conduct the training as soon as possible we advise a 14 day lead time for training delivery, please contact one of our advisors for more details. Become a certified, proficient user of any of the technologies that we sell with our Half Day Training. Maximise the potential of your 3D Printer, 3D Scanner or Software with one of our trained professionals.

    Case Studies

    ALD Print

    We visited ALD Print in Sheffield to see how they were getting on with their new Ultimaker S3. Director Alistair Lofthouse discusses their 3D Printing journey and delves into how they apply 3D Printing within their business model with a number of examples.

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