Monthly Archive: September 2008

RepRap: Rotary encoder

Something I almost forgot to share is the optical encoder disks. I made those when Chris made his achievement on the encoder. The encoder on the extruder is an important step towards better 3D...

RepRap = also a milling machine

I just visited a conference about the launch of GPLv3. There was a very nice ambience. People I talked with were very interested in the possibility of the RepRap, and about it being a...

(AVR-)Dude, Arduino crashes fixed!

In anticipation of new thermoplast extruder parts, I built a Dremel toolhead for my RepRap. It should be able to do light milling, such as PCB isolation routing! I was hoping to do some...

PIXEL: The movie (our cute little cat!)

We’ve adopted this cute little cat. We call him PIXEL. We liked the name, perhaps because pixels are small they can be fun to look at? When he grows bigger we could always change...