Makerbot Thing-O-Matic

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** Increase table temperature to 115-120C, maximum 130C.
 
** Increase table temperature to 115-120C, maximum 130C.
 
** Replace the Kapton tape, it could be worn out
 
** Replace the Kapton tape, it could be worn out
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== 23/06/2013 (berz_) ==
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* Tried to print something, but after a while I started to lose steps on the X axis. This was also the case when manually controlling the printer to replicator G.
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* I found out the gear attached to the X axis motor shaft had become loose.
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* to tighten it I had to take out the Y axis and open up the X assembly partially to reach the X motor shaft with a small allen key.
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* After the gear was firmly reattached to the shaft the printer printed smoothly.
  
 
=Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa=
 
=Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa=

Revision as of 12:18, 23 June 2013


Makerbot Thing-O-Matic
What:
3D printer
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Participants:
Yashiko, Oddly
Category:
Infrastructure
Locations:
Den Bunker
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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:

23/06/2013 (berz_)

Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Toolbox
Content Creation
Belgian Spaces