All LulzBot products use Free Software and are Open Source Hardware. This means your LulzBot TAZ uses proven technology developed collaboratively. It also means you are free to adopt the latest and greatest technology being developed across the 3D printing industry, from new software programs to experimental materials.
The TAZ 5 utilizes an open spool filament system and can print with numerous 3mm filament materials including, but not limited to: PLA, ABS, HIPS, PET (T-glaze), Polycarbonate, Nylon, Wood-filled PLA, Metal-filled PLA, Tritan Co-Polyester, and NinjaFlex/SemiFlex TPU (with optional Flexystruder tool head).
In the box: TAZ 5 Desktop 3D Printer, USB and power cables, SD card with source files, Quick Start Guide, Comprehensive User Manual, 9-Piece toolkit with storage bag, and a sample 1-Meter piece of 3mm ABS filament.