PART 9: EXTRUDER ASSEMBLY – BUILDING THE BIG 3D PRINTER Here it is, at last, the extruder, with a bowden configuration and an E3D clone from somewhere on Ebay. I also bought the fittings and a drive gear with a smaller diameter to improve the torque on the setup. Also learned from one of the comments that adding c-clips on the fittings will help [...]

By | 2017-02-10T21:17:57+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Fail of the day, Industrial Design, Projects, Prototyping|0 Comments

3D Printed battery holders and chargers

I've made some atempts at using recycled laptop batteries. One of the issues with 18650 batteries is that the chargers usually charge them in pairs. As the projects where I use are very current intensive, usually the batteries are used eight or twelve at a time and that means lots of chargers. One of the [...]

By | 2015-11-02T20:43:00+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|Prototyping|0 Comments