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My3dP: printing…

My3dP: printing…

luca September 6, 2014 3

After some months since my last blog post about my 3d printer, here’s a couple of shots during the printing of the classic hollow calibration cube…  

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My3dP: first movements!

My3dP: first movements!

luca January 27, 2014 0

This weekend I spent some time to complete the setup of my 3d printer. First I replaced the extruder – I broke it during the assembly – with a new one from MakerFarm: After

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My3dP: a little mistake…

My3dP: a little mistake…

luca November 3, 2013 0

Today I noticed I made a little mistake during the building of my 3d printer: the plastic holders for the rods of the y axis were mounted rotated 180 degrees and therefore the printing

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My3dP: power supply

My3dP: power supply

luca September 28, 2013 0

I chose, as power supply for my 3d printer, a common ATX power supply for desktop PCs. The Printrboard has a connector for the power supply’s 12V plug: To turn the power supply on, you

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My3dP: the electronics

My3dP: the electronics

luca September 24, 2013 0

The kit I brought from MakerFarm includes the Printrboard as electronic to control your 3d printer: This board, developed for the Printrbot project, has the following features: Atmel AT90USB1286 microcontroller (can run the most famous firmwares like Marlin or Sprinter and manages

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My3dP: the extruder

My3dP: the extruder

luca September 21, 2013 0

I’ve just completed the assembly of the extruder for my 3dprinter… MakerFarm’s kit includes the one designed by Greg Frost: at the bottom of the extruder you have to connect the hotend; I’ve already blogged about

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My3dP: hotend

My3dP: hotend

luca May 4, 2013 1

Here’s the hotend for my 3d printer, a J-Head Mk IV-B that MakerFarm sells pre-mounted: I had only to wire and insert the resistor and the thermistor:  

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My3dP: body completed

My3dP: body completed

luca May 2, 2013 0

Last night I completed the body of my Prusa:   Here are some photos about the three axis:   

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My3dP: main frame completed

My3dP: main frame completed

luca March 19, 2013 1

I completed the building of the main frame for my Reprap Prusa:   Unfortunately the z-stabilizers had too small holes for the nuts: when I tried to put them in the right place, I

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My3dP: frame triangles

My3dP: frame triangles

luca March 16, 2013 0

I’ve just finished building the two equilateral triangles (29cm wide) that create the main frame of the 3d printer

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