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06-01-2016 08:47 PM
autowiz https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SwenHFMWUb4
05-30-2016 01:45 PM
autowiz didn't realize the amount of sides I had on this. I just made a craps-agon ..



That honeycomb structure it was making is strong as all get out, though
05-30-2016 10:07 AM
autowiz first thing to print..



05-29-2016 10:52 AM
autowiz
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Originally Posted by OldVetteFan View Post
We can build within a 14X10X10 inch cube, but we really got it for the accuracy. We can do +/-0.0015"/inch with that unit.

Steven
This one is supposed to do .1mm or 0.0039" resolution. What software do you use to make item with and to slice item before printing?
05-29-2016 06:13 AM
OldVetteFan
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Originally Posted by autowiz View Post
That's a little nicer than what I am working with, lol. how big of an item can you make with that? my tiny thing limits me to a 200mm cube max building size.
We can build within a 14X10X10 inch cube, but we really got it for the accuracy. We can do +/-0.0015"/inch with that unit.

Steven
05-29-2016 01:21 AM
autowiz
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Originally Posted by OldVetteFan View Post
That's a great thing to do - I get to play with this one at work. We use it to print prototype new product designs and fixtures.

Steven

That's a little nicer than what I am working with, lol. how big of an item can you make with that? my tiny thing limits me to a 200mm cube max building size.
05-28-2016 04:50 AM
OldVetteFan That's a great thing to do - I get to play with this one at work. We use it to print prototype new product designs and fixtures.

Steven

05-28-2016 04:31 AM
autowiz And as soon as I get some filament we are ready to start making stuff..

05-28-2016 01:47 AM
autowiz
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Originally Posted by 1963SS View Post
Yep, that's it. Blame the kids. I'm getting a drone just so I can teach the grandkids how to fly a GoPro. It's NOT REALLY for me at all......honey. It's for the kids. Honest.

Wiz, I've got to call BS.
No man you, ...you got me all wrong. I'm doing it for the shorties, yo.

And I am determined to get as far with this as I can, ... As WE can with the holiday weekend. ya.





05-26-2016 11:06 PM
1963SS
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But the main goal of this is to teach a skill to my children that will help them when they enter the workforce.
Yep, that's it. Blame the kids. I'm getting a drone just so I can teach the grandkids how to fly a GoPro. It's NOT REALLY for me at all......honey. It's for the kids. Honest.

Wiz, I've got to call BS.
05-26-2016 11:01 PM
autowiz
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Originally Posted by The Torch View Post
What's your first project?
first project is to print some type of army man or toy car shaped thing or something to keep these kids' interest peaked. And then I will probably start making some custom parts for either cars I work on at work and/or my 1/10 scale nitro r/c cars. But the main goal of this is to teach a skill to my children that will help them when they enter the workforce.
05-26-2016 10:53 PM
autowiz Having kids means help is never far away..


There are a few bags of hardware..


So I enlisted the whole pit crew..


And the progress took off..



05-26-2016 07:40 PM
The Torch What's your first project?
05-26-2016 05:29 PM
autowiz
Anybody Here With A 3D Printer?

I have decided to take a new project. One that will help me step up my game. 3d printers ready to run can be pricey. I saw one at best buy recently for $1,000. I am pretty handy So I ordered this one off of ebay..

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Acrylic-Fram...IAAOSw7ehXRXZC

This is how it comes..



...time to build

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