I tried making a unique little box I saw on ThingiVerse

http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:413 I am not really all that happy with it. the inside was pretty stringy and infact on the lid, when I tried to remove the stringyness I think the entire inside bit got pulled out. Am I still running too hot? I think the base is a bit gloopier than the upper layers and […]

My 2nd print was a stand for my mom's Kindle Fire

I wanted to show them the printer and how it could actually be useful. http://www.thingiverse.com/derivative:23478 Granted, 5 minutes in the wood shop would have made something just as functional as opposed to over an hour to print this out. It took me 4 tries before I got the first layer right. My print bed is […]

Working on my 3d printer provided some interesting challenges

I got it assembled within 48 hours of receiving it. Than the fun started … I had plugged all the motors backwords. This means that when I told the printer to move one way it went backwards. A simple fix. More annoyingly only 3 of the 4 sets ran well. Some trouble shooting narrowed it […]