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3D Printing with Nylon 618 filament in Tie-Dye colours

This post first featured on my Blogger Blog 11th April 2013 here -   * Tie-Dye 3D printing with Nylon 618 *   Taluman Nylon 618 is a very versatile printing material. Nylon does not require a heated bed, has low warp, and cooling fans are not required for both big or tiny printing. You can [...]

Rostock Delta printer build

Rostock ! This post was first featured on my Blogger Blog – April 8th 2013 here   The Rostock 3D printer was originally developed by Johann C. Rocholl and is now quite well established in RepRap terms, it’s over a year old and has had many different spin-off’s and variants by other users and developers. Even Johann has [...]

Extruder Calibration

This tutorial shows you a simple method of how to calibrate a 3D printer Plastic filament extruder – Extruder Calibration -  And as with every other 3D tool-path generator you need to have a calibrated extruder first before you can get awesome looking prints. it’s really easy to do and will save you so much [...]

Universal Paste Extruder

Printing with other materials – This particular 3D printing adventure started last August (2011) after seeing a few news reports on 3D Chocolate printing, it had always been on my list of things to try, after reading the reports and looking at the rather over marketed video of a machine doing essentially nothing… I was really frustrated that the [...]

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