I have been meaning to do this for some time. I had the power supply and the switch but never seemed to get the time to put it all together. Plus the fact it meant playing with a bunch of hard-hitting electricity. It put me off because I am no electrician! But then I started … More Power Supply Switch
Here we are at part three where we will put the finishing touches to the Piper Build. These first three parts are about actually building the Piper because I want to keep each of the stages separate which are Physical build Wiring and attaching parts Calibration and first prints The reason I think they should … More Piper 1 (v2) 3D Printer build (Part 3)
3D print enthusiasts – 3D printer hobbyists – 3D Printer lovers – 3D Printer users – 3D Printer learners – 3D Printer seasoned evangelists. I am very pleased to announce what could possibly be the last word in build plate adhesion problems for 3D printers. I have been “learning” the art of 3D printing for … More Sticky Tenacious Build Plate Sauce
I have been looking to buy a Ender3 because I wanted a printer that I was able to upgrade using the many designs that have become available from the Ender3 users. This printer is actually really good and with the pedigree that Creality has it was always going to be a winner. But, then I … More Piper 1 (v2) 3D Printer build
I was talking to a friend who has a Delta printer that he built. He said, “I wish my Delta had a build plate that I could level the old-fashioned way” This got me thinking how hard could that be? I had a “nothing planned” weekend so I wondered what I could do and then … More Delta build plate hack
I have three printers one is a nice little Hictop Pruser i3 clone, like in the picture below. It’s in my bedroom, well was in my bedroom because I wanted to move it to the living room where it might be better appreciated. 3D printers should be on view to all and sundry because they … More 3C Printer Enclosure
Problem: Broken arm – GHD straighteners Cause: Messy bedroom walking about without due care and attention. I would guess late and probably rushing about getting ready to go out. It’s text book stuff. As you can see a less than clean break, not sure what the material is that’s used to make these. More importantly … More Print my life – GHD Straighteners
As you are aware, I think everyone should have a 3D printer. At the same time, I believe that 3D printers are worth more than just being used for printing objects from Thingiverse, MyMiniFactory or Yeggi. Don’t get me wrong, these sites are amazing and worth the time to go in and look around. But … More Print my life!