Makerbot Thing-O-Matic

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**Without a raft
 
**Without a raft
 
*TEST 4:
 
*TEST 4:
*TEST 5:
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*Settings:
*TEST 6:
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**Calibrated the Z-axis a bit higher as the point zero.
*TEST 7 & 8:
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**Platform temp.: 100ºC
*TEST 9:
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**The rest of the settings are the same as in test 3.
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*I took the piece to soon from the platform. It got a bit deformed by it.
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TEST 5:
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*Settings:
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**Feedrate: 25
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**Platform temp: 50ºC
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**Calibrated the Z-axis a bit lower again, but still higher then test 3.
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** with a raft
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**The rest of the settings are the same as in test 3.
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TEST 6:
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*Settings:
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**Platform temp.: 75ºC
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**Fine tuned the Z-axis a little more. A bit lower.
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**Without a raft
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**The rest of the settings are the same as in test 5.
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TEST 7 & 8:
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*Settings:
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**Fine tuned the Z-axis a little more. A bit lower.
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**The rest of the settings are the same as in test 6.
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TEST 9: Final test.
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* Settings:
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**Temp. Stepstrude: 180ºC
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**Object fill: 25%
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**Layer height: 0,2
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**Number of shells: 1
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**Feedrate: 25
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**Travel feedrate: 50
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**Filament diameter: 1,60
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**Extruder: 0,5
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**Platform temp.: 75ºC
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**Without a raft
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**Fine tuned the Z-axis even a little more. A bit lower.
  
 
=Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa=
 
=Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa=

Revision as of 19:16, 30 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:

Sun 23th june 2013 (berz_)

Sat 29th june 2013 (Yashiko)

I did some testing with a new filament: laybrick.

TEST 1:

TEST 2:

TEST 3:

TEST 5:

TEST 6:

TEST 7 & 8:

TEST 9: Final test.

Cool Projects we made with Vettige Swa

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