MakerBot Print is our newest print-prepration software, which supports native CAD files and STL assemblies,
allows you to interact with all your printers via the Cloud, and many other exciting new features.
You don't have to drill the sides, just cut the M5 thread with a screw tap. There are two versions of the base. One is called compact_direct_drive_extruder_base_bowden_inlet.stl which uses PTFE push fit connectors on both sides.