Ultimaker S3

Ultimaker S3
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Our Price:  £3,925.00

(£4,710.00 Inc. VAT)


In stock
Product code:  UM-216934


The Ultimaker S3 is dual extrusion 3D printer in a smaller footprint than the Ultimaker S5. With the versatility of 3D printing in a wide range of different materials, a front enclosure and excellent network connectivity, the S3 is suited for a range of applications from rapid prototyping of small to medium designs and models, to creating on-demand parts and functional prototypes.

Each Ultimaker S3 now includes a single licence of Ultimaker Essentials (Enterprise software platform including Cura Enterprise, Digital Factory, Marketplace and Academy).

Ultimaker S3 key features include:

  • Material versatility: The S3 can use a wide range of thermoplastics including PLA, Nylon, Polypropylene, Polycarbonate, TPU, Tough PLA, ABS and soluble support materials such as PVA and Breakaway Support, with preset configurations for Ultimaker materials, as well as access to third party materials via the Ultimaker Marketplace
  • Front enclosure: The S3 has a front enclosure and comes with active bed levelling for an improved printing environment to generate better print results
  • Flow sensor: The S3 has a sensor to measure the flow of filament, to pause printing when it runs out
  • Network connectivity: Print via Wi-Fi, LAN, cloud, or with USB
  • Easy setup and monitoring: Intuitive touch screen for control and NFC material recognition and internal camera

Compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems.

12 month manufacturer warranty included.

The Ultimaker S3 3D Printer comes with:

  • 2 swappable 0.4mm AA print cores
  • 1 swappable 0.4mm BB print core
  • 750g spool of Ultimaker PLA
  • 750g spool of Ultimaker PVA
  • Glass build plate
  • Cura software (download)
  • Ethernet cable
  • USB stick, glue stick, hex screwdriver, oil, and grease
  • Calibration card and XY calibration sheets
  • 12 month manufacturer warranty
  • Ultimaker Essentials licence

Ultimaker S3 Technical Specifications

Print technology
Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF / FDM)
2 - Dual extrusion with auto-nozzle lifting system and swappable print cores
Nozzle diameter
0.4mm standard
0.25mm, 0.6mm 0.8mm available separately
Supported filament(s)
2.85mm diameter
Optimised for: PLA, Tough PLA, Nylon, ABS, CPE, CPE+, PC, TPU 95A, PP, PVA, Breakaway
Also supports third-party materials through Ultimaker Marketplace
Max build size
230mm (w) x 190mm (d) x 200mm (h)
9" (w) x 7.4" (d) x 7.9" (h)
Ultimaker S3 physical dimensions
(incl. Bowden tube & spoolholder)
394mm (w) x 489mm (d) x 637mm (h)
15.5'' (w) x 19.3" (d) x 25.1" (h)
Layer resolution
  • 0.25 mm nozzle: 60 - 150 microns
  • 0.4 mm nozzle: 20 - 200 microns
  • 0.6mm nozzle: 20 - 300 microns
  • 0.8 mm nozzle: 20 - 600 microns
XYZ accuracy
6.9, 6.9, 2.5 micron
Nozzle temperature
Up to 280°C
Build plate
Heated glass build plate (20°C to 140°C)
Build plate levelling
Active levelling
Build speed
< 24 mm3/s
Print support structures
Dissolvable support structures or break away support materials with pliers or cutters
Operating sound
50 dBA
Material recognition
Auto-recognition with NFC scanner when used with Ultimaker NFC material spools
Display & monitoring     
  • Colour touchscreen
  • Live camera (view from desktop or app)
Supported file types
  • Ultimaker Cura: STL, OBJ, X3D, 3MF, BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG
  • Printable formats: G, GCODE, GCODE.gz, UPF
Supplied software
  • Ultimaker Cura  – print preparation software

  • Ultimaker Digital Factory – printer management software

Supported operating systems
Windows, Mac OS, Linux 
Connectivity / File transfer
WiFi, LAN or USB port
Operating ambient temperature
15°C to 32°C, 10 - 90% RH non condensing
Manufacturer warranty
12 months

Please note the Technical Specifications are provided by the Manufacturer and may be subject to change.

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