Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2022
Feb. 24, 2023
Jun. 30, 2022
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Document Type 10-K    
Document Transition Report false    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2022    
Entity File Number 001-38835    
Entity Registrant Name DESKTOP METAL, INC.    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Entity Tax Identification Number 83-2044042    
Entity Address, Address Line One 63 3rd Avenue    
Entity Address, City or Town Burlington    
Entity Address, State or Province MA    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 01803    
City Area Code 978    
Local Phone Number 224-1244    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, $0.0001 Par Value per Share    
Trading Symbol DM    
Security Exchange Name NYSE    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business false    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   318,813,781  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2022    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Entity Central Index Key 0001754820    
Amendment Flag false    
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag true    
Entity Public Float     $ 590.0
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Auditor Name Deloitte & Touche LLP    
Auditor Firm ID 34    
Auditor Location Boston, Massachusetts    
Document Annual Report true