Importing Models

There are several sites where you can download files to print for free.

*Update:  Here is a site that has done a lot of the legwork and put together an active list of 33 of the best places to download models for free!

Another similar list is here at Ultimaker:


The one that is connected with MakerBot is explained in detail below, but there are other sites for you to look at including:!/



Scavenger Hunt:

Using the resources for files presented within the pages can you find files for the following? Indicate where the files can be found with an appropriate URL


1. A game piece

2. A Star Wars character

3. A Sesame Street character

4. Something to be used with a pet

5. Something to be used on a desk