With the Z axis extended, the next axis I attempted is the Y axis – just from looking, the X axis is going to require a lot more work. The Y axis extension definitely outgrows the original frame, and I Continue reading PrintrBot Simple Adventures : Y not?
Wow, first post of 2014… 😯 Welcome to the first installment in the modification/alterations to the PrintrBot Simple. The Simple is an upgrade over the Cupcake in many ways, but it does share limitations. These limitations were something that I Continue reading PrintrBot Simple Adventures : The beginning
quick note: So, after re-reading the documentation, when facing the Cupcake(RAMPcake?) When facing the CupcakeRAMPcake, X+ = platform should move left X- = platform should move right Y+ = platform should move toward front Y- = platform should move towards Continue reading RAMPcake?
I’m currently in the process of replacing the MBI Gen3 stuff(extruder +electronics) with RAMPS+MakerGear extruder. On a quiet night, I’m calibrating the stepper motors with RAMPS when THIS occurred: I started to hear noises(although my cellphone could only Continue reading Ghost in the… cupcake?
I’ll cut directly to the chase : the Makerbot Cupcake Ultimate has been the source of many awe and frustration. In a nutshell, this product makes into reality, some parts that one can design in a 3D CAD software. For Continue reading MakerBot Cupcake Ultimate : The Beginning