Category Archives: DIY

Windows outperforms Linux in OpenSCAD?

Hmm… it’s very interesting! Should I change the title? Result of Devuan 64 bit system: AMD FX-6100, 8 G memory, Radeon 3000 OpenSCAD version 2017.02.11.nightly 2/13/2017 I built a graphic workstation lately: – Intel Core i5, Skylake – DDR4 32G … Continue reading

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Steel Fisher v1.5 is coming

I used Original Prusa i3 MK2 to print ABS parts. All printed ABS parts Replaced 12 balls Latest firmware: ReprapFirmware dc42 1.17d , DuetWebControl 1.14 Duet Web Control 1.14 It now monitors CPU temperature.  During print the CPU temperature stayes  … Continue reading

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Turners cube

Designer: Learn FreeCADLearn FreeCAD Dimension: 100 x 100 x 100 mm Filament: PLA+ Temperature: 205 degrees Layer height: 0.25 mm Printing time: about 20 hours Post processing: one hour OpenSCAD,  Blender, FreeCAD This was the first FreeCAD 3D model I … Continue reading

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Power meter

Parts: Single plug socket x1 Circuit breaker x1 Plug with three wires x1 Two wires, 30 cm Power meter x1 Wood piece x1 50 mm screw x6 20 mm Short screw x2 Zip-tie x2 (I used a AC 80-260V 100A … Continue reading

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Extreme tests of Steel Fisher

I’m preparining a 3D Farm business. So I’ve been printing difficult models that takes many hours with delicacy. 0.1 mm layer height, 33 hours, KISSlicer 0.1 mm layer height, 17 hours, KISSlicer Lea http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:620461 13 hours, KISSlicer 12 hours 49 … Continue reading

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Why you should not buy Makerbot 3D printers!

Source http://www.tridimake.com/2014/06/do-not-buy-makerbot-3d-printers.html Really! And there are many reasons not to buy: cost, reliability, human values, innovation and so. I endorse even less Makerbot business than I already trusted their products ! But enough is enough, this time I say why. Seriously, … Continue reading

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Two Voronoi cats

(10/28/2016) I used Meshmixer to add manual support. The Voronoi cat model took two hours and thirty minutes. Slic3r 1.2.9 to generate a gcode file without support. Filament: eSun PLA+ 1.75 mm Temperaure: 185 C Printing speed: 25 mm/s (Perimeters) … Continue reading

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