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MakerGear Mendel Prusa electronics assembly notes

This post is intended as an additional commentary on the “Differences from Stock Prusa” file initially by Brock Tice. Please don’t try to connect your electronics without also reading Brock’s file. I’ve tried to ensure that vital actions are in … Continue reading

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Clarke’s 3rd Law and desktop fabrication

Arthur C. Clarke is an author famous for many things, including formulating a set of laws which includes “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic”. At half-past midnight two nights ago, I saw a design for a 10mm spanner … Continue reading

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My Mendel Prusa 3D printer is brazenly extruding plastic

Such a sense of triumph when tiny strings of fire-engine red plastic appeared from the extruder nozzle. Not under any sort of control yet, as I still have lots of setup to do, but all the motors work, the heater … Continue reading

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