3D Printing
3D Printing parts for the Printer

At this point the printer isl making more parts for itself. Teal (my wife) compared it to Frankenstein adding his own parts after he had an arm attached. One of the first part sets was to make a case and mount for the display. The case turned out quite well, but the design of the […]

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3D Printing
3D Printer is Running!

The printer is now running It is roughly assembled (as you can see) and now it is time for fine tuning and making parts for itself. I love it when a tool is at the state where it can help finish its own build or rebuild making parts. Cases for the boards, cable retainers, cable […]

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3D Printing
3D printer progress – assembly and test

At this point the frame is largely assembled. The carriages are mounted, the heated bed is installed and things actually move (at least manually). I used a MK2A 300x300mmaluminum heatbed and had to move the motor motor and leadscrew mounts. The motors need to move out from the back as well. This is a good […]

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