Tag Archives: 3D printer

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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Devuan Raspberry Pi 2 3D Printer server

Computer: Raspberry Pi 2 Model B OS: Devuan 1.0 Modification of 5V/2A power supply I had a USB to micro USB adaptor and decided to use it instead buying a 5V/2A power supply with micro USB plug. Find power and … Continue reading

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Building the second dome

I decided to build another dome that shields the dome from water. The dome model’s radius is around 50 cm. Geodome I got to use 3D Printer and OpenSCAD this time. I consider 3D Printer as a powerful engineering tool … Continue reading

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RepRapPro Fisher Delta

This one is the first 3D Printer kit I bought out of curiosity. It took me past three days to build it. Now I have two Reprap 3D Printers. Bulbul Junior is out of commission due to serious problem of … Continue reading

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Building of Mini Kossel 3D Printer – 3

Building of Mini Kossel 3D Printer – 2 I bought the six vertex frame parts of 2020 Aluminium extrusion for $32 from a seller on the net. The 2020 Aluminium extrusion I bought for 10,000 KRW ($10) has 20.25 mm … Continue reading

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Building of Mini Kossel 3D Printer – 2

Building of Mini Kossel 3D Printer – 1 I spent three hours to enlarge square hole in one of top vertex frames. Tools I used for the tedious job: power drill with 3 mm bit, square file, flat file, and … Continue reading

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What is RepRap? Introductory Lecture

Source RepRap was invented by Adrian Bowyer and the idea first appeared online in February 2004. The word RepRap is short for Replicating Rapid-prototyper. It is the practical self-copying 3D printer introduced in the video on the left – a … Continue reading

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