Kossel Frame Update

Just quick an update from my last post about my project to build a kossel 3d printer. The base frame is now together as can you see in the picture below. It has taken considerably longer than originally expected, this was mainly due to printing issues with the Hictop Prusa I3, which I have been heavily modifying in order […]

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Cable tidy clips

Just released two basic 12mm cable tidy clips I designed, Which I am now using to prevent my bundle of wires from my 3d printer’s control board to the extruder from getting in the way. These clips fix using M3 screws. Here are a couple of photos: One again I designed these using tinkercad, you can download the design here on […]

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First look at my robotank

Lately I have been working towards building a robotics platform, I was very reluctant to spend a lot of time attempting to design something from scratch. After much internet searching I found a brilliant design  entitled ‘prototank‘ by thingverse user timmiclark. My plan is to take this design and add cameras, sonar sensors and probably some kind […]

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3D Printing

I recently bought myself a reprap prusa i3 3d printer from a company called hictop. This was a build it yourself kit and the assembly process was needless to say interesting, the instructions were incredibly useful and detailed. However it lacked detailed English instructions and as such often during assembly I placed parts in the […]

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