What is a Lithophane? Lithophanes are 3D printed picture impressions. These will typically look like a topographical map until it is lit from the back, and the image will appear. Today, I will be explaining how to set up your printer to print lithophanes and also investigating some different slicer settings regarding lithophanes. All of
This issue may be a quite common one for brand spanking new 3D Printer owners, however things can be straight forward to resolve. In this article it will cover four common cause that can happen to the extruder, we are going to practice each below and justify what settings are often accustomed solve the matter. Prime The Extruder At The Beginning Most extruders have a foul habit of leaking plastic once they are sitting idle at
Introduction When I first heard about LuBan, I was skeptical. Not because of what it could do, but because of the purpose it would serve. LuBan was designed to split large print jobs into smaller sized chunks that make it easy to make GIANT prints on a typical (200mm x 200mm) print bed, . I typically
Hello all, I will explain how and why I created a beautiful 3D Printed fountain that contains only one cheap pump and nothing else! Why do that ? Because why not, it’s extremely enjoyable to have your own 3D Printed fountain entirely printed in plastic. What will you need ? Of course a 3D
Have you ever wanted to print or view your 3D printer remotely? I am going to show you how to turn a Raspberry Pi into a lean, mean, video streaming, and 3D print serving machine… with Octopi! What is Octopi? Octopi is a free Linux based operating system built around the Raspberry Pi mini computer.