Monthly Archives: April 2013

DIY MK7 Extruder gear

I’ve been making my own 3d printer and I’ve finally at the  the point where I can make  use the kickstarter. QU-BD  extruder. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/qu-bd/open-source-universal-3d-printer-extruder-dual-ext The machining on these parts was superb but there where some deficiencies in the design, which … Continue reading

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Trying to get Repartier-host Sprinter Ramps 1.4 to do something.

Ok… I’m pretty sure that the sprinter firmware uploaded to the Arduino. The default test program I was using was constantly blinking.   That doesn’t seem to be happening any more. Let me try this once more when I try to … Continue reading

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Building Arduino Sprinter from source

Ok It’s been a few month’s since I’ve been blogging and I’ve been sort of busy.   I mothballed the Sherline retrofit for a while(and I’m doing some serious rethinking on this project).    I had wanted to build a 3d printer … Continue reading

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Downloading older versions of minecraft

This is more of a note to myself.   My kid wanted to use the mo creatures mod for minecraft. Unfortunately not all the mob components work with minecraft 1.5.1 so I need to downgraded to 1.4.7 Anyway, I good find … Continue reading

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