Makerbot Thing-O-Matic

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===Mon 3th June 2013===
 
*Gcode> gcode generator> skeinforge (47) works much better then skeinforge (50). Printing results are much smoother and nicer (3/6/2013)
 
*Gcode> gcode generator> skeinforge (47) works much better then skeinforge (50). Printing results are much smoother and nicer (3/6/2013)
 
*Regulary clean the extruder head with a fine sandpaper to remove the build up and burned abs.
 
*Regulary clean the extruder head with a fine sandpaper to remove the build up and burned abs.
  
=== Di 4 Juni ===
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=== Tue 4th June 2013===
 
As we came out of hyperspace with spaceship Thing-O-Matic we immediately began with the upgrade of the Arduino Mega 2560 inside.
 
As we came out of hyperspace with spaceship Thing-O-Matic we immediately began with the upgrade of the Arduino Mega 2560 inside.
  
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** Slow down your printing feed rate to 30-40mm/min, it will take much longer to print, but your print will less likely be ruined.
 
** Slow down your printing feed rate to 30-40mm/min, it will take much longer to print, but your print will less likely be ruined.
 
** Clean the table with a kitchen paper and acetone.
 
** Clean the table with a kitchen paper and acetone.
** Increase raft size, in width, in thickness and/or full fill. This is a advanced option, please use another profile(testing or your name) to adjust these settings. Oddly can assist you with this.
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** Increase raft size, in width, in thickness and/or full fill. This is an advanced option, please use another profile(testing or your name) to adjust these settings. Oddly can assist you with this.
 
** Increase table temperature to 115-120C, maximum 130C.
 
** Increase table temperature to 115-120C, maximum 130C.
** Replace the Kapton tape, it could have been worn out
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** Replace the Kapton tape, it could be worn out
  
 
=Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa=
 
=Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa=

Revision as of 01:42, 5 June 2013


Makerbot Thing-O-Matic
What:
3D printer
IMG 2876.jpg
Participants:
Yashiko, Oddly
Category:
Infrastructure
Locations:
Den Bunker
IMG 2844.jpg

Thing-O-Matic instructions

Contents

Who is "Vettige Swa"

Building the printer

building instructions

How does this thing work

Turning it on

Calibration

This must be done every time you turn on the printer

Printing a testmodel

Progress Log

Mon 3th June 2013

Tue 4th June 2013

As we came out of hyperspace with spaceship Thing-O-Matic we immediately began with the upgrade of the Arduino Mega 2560 inside.

Our findings:

Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Toolbox
Content Creation
Belgian Spaces