Unboxing the Ultimaker 2+ Connect

Unboxing instructions

The Ultimaker 2+ Connect comes in reusable, durable packaging, specially designed to protect your 3D printer. Follow the steps below properly to unpack your Ultimaker printer.

Tip: It is recommended to remove the packaging with the box placed on the floor for safety. Please retain all packaging for warranty purposes. 

Note: Ultimaker 2+ Connect printers shipping from the US have different packaging than described below. The US packaging is very similar to the packaging for the Ultimaker 2+.

  1. Remove the plastic locking clips from the lower section of the box
  2. Holding the handles, lift the upper section of the box, and place it aside
  3. Take the quick start guide, safety and warranty information booklet, accessory box, and spool of filament off the upper cardboard piece
  4. Remove the upper cardboard section and four foam pieces
  5. Carefully lift the Ultimaker 2+ Connect out of the bottom cardboard section and foam pieces
  6. Place the printer on a flat surface

Caution: When placing the printer on a shelf or table, take proper measures to prevent the printer from falling. Check if your print head is secured in the gantry with a cable tie. If so, make sure to cut this before powering on the printer.

What's in the box

The Ultimaker 2+ Connect is supplied with several hardware accessories. Check if all these items are included before continuing with the installation of your printer.


  • Glass plate
  • Spool holder
  • Power adapter and cable
  • Ethernet cable
  • USB stick
  • Calibration card
  • 0.4 mm nozzle


  • Quick start guide
  • Safety and warranty information


  • PLA Silver Metallic 750 g
  • Glue stick
  • Oil
  • Grease


  • Hex screwdriver 2 mm
  • Hex key 2.5 mm
  • Nozzle wrench
  • Print head calibration aid
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