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Makerfaire Rome 2014 – Megabreadboard

Eccomi a parlarvi della Makerfaire di Roma, appena conclusa che ci ha non poco stressato sia per la preparazione che per la partecipazione! Il Fab Lab di Trieste era presente nella zona dei FabLab (in una posizione decisamente defilata che ha … Continue reading

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Making stamps

New task: make stamps for an activity with children! We need 10 stamps to use on a “passport” for the children that will come every day for different activities. Just the right occasion to use the flexible PLA we bought … Continue reading

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Cura with Printrbot!

Wonderful news, now Cura works with all Printrbots The new version of Cura (14.07) has finally decided to add all Printrbot’s to the initial setup wizard, so when you install it for the first time it just asks which printer … Continue reading

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our 3d scans printed out

I just finished printing the scans we recently made, and you can clearly see why translucent plastic is not a good choice for this kind of print. The details are washed out and and the infill is what stands out … Continue reading

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3d Scans

After a long long time, here I am again A huge thanks to my friend Gregor that poked me asking how come I wasn’t posting anymore. The reason is simple, I changed job and while I still work with 3D … Continue reading

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Cura: no top and empty prints!

After quite a long time I had to print out something with Cura, and all my prints turned out horribly: thin walls, no top, no infill. I just couldn’t remember what I printed the last time with that software and … Continue reading

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Lisert checking his new print

 

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Programming a Lilytiny (or LilyTwinkle)

Change of topics today, because I have a new job (yeah!) that requires me to work much more with arduino than with 3d printers. So I’ve been scouring the web in search of help for some of the most strange … Continue reading

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3d print show London, recap!

I had too many pictures as always, so here is a video with the interesting things we saw at the 3d print show, hopefully I’ll find some time also to write something more about my impressions

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Math prints!

Makerbot has announced it’s intention bring 3d printers in the schools through it’s Makerbot academy program, and launched the visual maths challenge. One of the first really interesting designs (that got featured immediately!) is as always from Gyrobot. He made … Continue reading

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