Mark Forged Mark II

Markforged Mark 2 Safety Sheet

Key Information

Report any issues here.

Report minor injuries here.

Call 999 if needed.

Phones are next to both doors.

First aid kit is at the sink.

You must pass this course and the practical


The Markforged Mark 2 3D printer:

  • Prints proprietary carbon fibre filled nylon (called ONYX)

  • Patented second nozzle system can deposit additional fibre between layers

  • Other plastics and fibres possible, but not in scope of the current training:

    • Ultem

    • Fibreglass

    • Kevlar

The prints are more expensive than prints in PLA/ABS on the Ultimaker, but they promise much higher physical properties. Think of being able to replace aluminium parts with these prints.

  • Slicing and fibre placement uses cloud hosted software

  • All Makespace users of the Mark 2 are part of a single organisation

  • Privacy -- The following is accessible to all members of this organisation:

    • e-mail address (feel free to use a dedicated address just for

    • Parts including STL download

    • Print history

  • only runs in Chrome browser

Cloud based slicing and planning of fibre reinforcement.

(Blue indicates fibre layer)

Get Trained!

Review the Online Training

You must score 100% in the online quiz and pass the practical

External Materials

The materials below are not specifically approved by Makespace, but may be useful.