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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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A fancy bracelet

Makerware High profile infill 15% number of shells 3 layer height 0,10 Total disaster!! Probably problems with the slicing, but also all the rest came out horribly. Yuck, will need to find the time to try again…

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fancy eyeglasses!

Customizable Word Glasses by leoedin Unluckily both pins connecting the arms broke when trying to connect them… Maybe more infill? Replicator Dualwhite ABS Makerware standard settings (infill 10%, number of shells 2, layer height 0,20mm) Raft! (otherwise the small letters drift … Continue reading

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printer’s problems

Back to the usual office, we are forced to face the problems with our makerbots… My Thing o Matic has been acting wierdly in the last months, but I had too much to do to take my time to fix … Continue reading

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Higgs Potential in PLA

When scientist pass by and ask us some mathematical objects it’s always the most interesting (and worrying!) moment. This time we have been asked to print a Higgs potential equation AKA: the mexican hat… So we did some search, and decided … Continue reading

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trial and error…error…error

Christmas break! And some time to 3d print. Now the printrbot is finally working decently, with one pretty nice bolt and nut piece that screws up,after a lot of calibration cubes as you can see!   But finally it was the … Continue reading

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I’m dreaming of a white…christmas

How about some christmas 3d ornaments? I started with a standard snowflake just to be certain things were working fine. 0 shells, 40% infill, designed by beauturner Then on to a stranger one, the Gangnam style one, designed by manixx. … Continue reading

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Chi non risica non rosica….

Sorry for the italian title, but I had no good translation for it. It should be something similar to “only the brave…” So here I am, with my cellular lamp on my ReplicatoG…. I’m pretty sure it won’t print out … Continue reading

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Led Christmas tree

Trasnparent PLA is terribly cool because it goes well with LED lights Just had to try and print out this tree that needs a small led throwie afterwards…. But sadly my machine started shifting again and twice I had to … Continue reading

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ok? ko!

Carlo has been repeatedly printing the ok hand after seeing it on display at one of the booths of the 3d printshow in London. Paul Candler was present and showing some incredibly detailed works made using Netfabb with a 20 micron … Continue reading

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