Jan 6, 2015

New Ultimaker 2 family members: Ultimaker 2 Go and Ultimaker 2 Extended

Ultimaker just released their two new 3d printers: Ultimaker 2 Go and Ultimaker 2 Extended: Go is smaller, portable and with non-heated printebed while Extended is 10 cm (4 inches) taller and gives you bigger printvolume.

The Ultimaker2 Extended is priced at $3030, some $500 more than the original, while the Ultimaker2 Go, is priced at $1450 Both will be available for pre-order in April 2015.
























Here is a news release by Ultimaker:

http://ultimaker.com/en/stories/view/57-ultimaker-is-proud-to-reveal-the-ultimaker-2-go-and-ultimaker-2-extended-at-ces-las-vegas

Here is a video of new machines:




Ultimaker 2 family page: https://ultimaker.com/en/products/ultimaker-2-family

On a personal note, I'm little disappointed I expected more from Ultimaker then just different sizes. I thought that's what MakerBot does... I know that they are in direct competition and that there is probably market demand --- but still ... more innovation would be good ...

Update:

Here is video of new Ulimakers from CES 2015 made by Tested:




Here is the review of Ultimaker 2 Extended:

http://3dprintingindustry.com/ultimaker-2-extended-3d-printer-review/