Category: RepRap

FETboard rev3

Connecting Now when these are getting into the hands of more and more people, it might be a good idea for me to actually write...

Firmware feed tweaking

After seeing a lot of youtube video’s of printers moving at strange speeds (or what I see at strange speeds), I am trying to share...

The Cheap-O is here, almost!

They are here! Get yours at http://store.makerstoolworks.com/cheap-o-hall-endstop-sensor-pcb/ Original post: Finally the pcb for my version of the Cheap-O hall endstop sensor turned out as I wanted....

Attten 858D+ SMD Rework Station

Last week I decided to get myself a hot air rework station for my growing interest in SMD components and general electronic engineering. And today it arrived! Let’s see...

New aluminium extruder

Once again it has been a while since I updated last, but I still haven’t just been sitting on my butt while touching myself… Instead, I have...

End stop tests

I have been working on some hall end-stop sensors, which detects if a magnet is present or not. Yesterday the first got assembled and I...

J-Head MK-V and MK-III B

I received a J-Head MK-V with a 0.35mm orifice, which will (hopefully) replace my old MK-III B.   The new MK-V is a bit shorter,...

Pancake stepper motors

A few days ago I received some motors from trinitylabs.com and some of them was these flat nema17 stepper motors. As you can see on the label,...

Slic3r 0.8.3

A few days ago Slic3r 0.8.3 was released. One of the new things in it was the ability to make extra perimeters if it detected the next...