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It’s alive!!

It’s alive!!

I have plenty of things to post about, but I really want to show off my videos of the motor tests. Let the show begin!

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3D Printing at SXSW

I have been attending SXSW for many years now, and this was one of the best. Lots of great people, lots of events – also lots of 3D printing! 3D...

3D printing presentation (wip)

3D printing presentation (wip)

Started work on my 3D printing presentation. I’m always open to feedback – please chime in! http://prezi.com/4kssbmpxjrrt/untitled-prezi/

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Git Hub Round UP!!

Git Hub Round UP!!

GitHub and 3D printing go together like peas and honey, here is a list of 3D printing projects I’m watching… https://github.com/foosel/OctoPrint OctoPrint provides a responsive web interface for controlling a...

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Week 3 Build Update

After assembling the basic frame of the printer, the next stage is to incorporate the mechanisms for each axis. The 3D printer has three axis: motors and rods move the...

3D Printer Roundup

3D Printer Roundup

Engadget has done a really good 3D Printer roundup as part of their post-CES coverage.  I think it says a lot about the way this DIY community is moving forward. It...

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Build Gallery

Here is the first gallery of images from the printer construction. This shows steps in building the frame. Next I will be posting images of the creation of the X,Y...

Printing Living Tissue

Printing Living Tissue

Scientists print living tissue with a modified RepRap. One unexpected aspect that is probably quite interesting to any 3D printer enthusiast is their use of printing sugar as a dissolvable structure. This concept has...

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Build Update: Week 1 – “Freedom Meters”

Last week I received my 3D printer kit from the folks over at Makerfarm.com, and after spending the week gathering up all the necessary parts I began the build over the weekend. The V2 Linear...