Need some personal attention to ensure you get the best results from your very first print? At MatterHackers, it's our passion to give every person the capability to make anything through digital fabrication, and Launchpad is your ticket to 3D Printing success.
Start your 3D printing journey with confidence
When purchasing your first 3D printer, everyone has a goal for what they want to ultimately create, but may not have all the knowledge and skills to go from purchase to printed. The experts at MatterHackers are here to help by providing the training and resources you need to succeed in the early stages of your 3D printing journey and set you on the path to continued growth. With Launchpad, we provide everything needed for your first completed print on your new Ultimaker S3 or S5 3D printer. In addition to the machine itself, Launchpad includes a guided setup and calibration process to get you up and running. The guide takes you through unboxing, software setup, machine calibration, all the way to your first completed 3D print. If you get stuck along the way, or have additional questions not covered in the guide, Launchpad includes an hour video conference time with one of our application engineers to go over anything from the guide you may want more discussion on or to look at your next steps in 3D printing.
Start learning right away and proceed at your own pace
A successful 3D printing experience starts the moment you arrived at MatterHackers, and you can get started preparing for your first print the moment you check out. Before your Ultimaker even ships, you can get started preparing for success as digital content is provided immediately. The complete guide will take you through:
- Getting Started with the Ultimaker 3D Printer
- Hardware unboxing and setup
- Ultimaker Software setup - Cura
- Running your first print
- Machine Maintenance
- Additional Materials
Custom experience to suit your needs
Launch Pad Basic is everything you need to get off the ground 3D Printing with your Ultimaker, but if you have a specific goal in mind, from creating a product with a specific material or finding the best way to 3D print your latest idea, you can add on additional Engineer Time to go deeper into the possibilities of your machine. From learning about succeeding with engineering-grade materials like NylonX and NylonG, to designing your own ideas and creating them on your own machine, MatterHackers is here to get you started right. Available Services include:
- Additional Application Engineer virtual consultation and training time (2 hour increments)
- In-Person hardware setup and trainings for small or large groups Available in Southern California and limited locations throughout the United States. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Whatever you aim to achieve with 3D Printing, MatterHackers is here to get you started. For more information and get started today, checkout above or contact our Sales team at Sales@MatterHackers.com.