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Bold Extensions

Leveling the heated bed of my RepRap was always a hassle. Until I discovered these bold extensions:

http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:6599

I printed them, constructed them to the printer and tataaa! Easy calibration from now on.

 

  

Introducing my Printer

One year ago, I started building my own first 3D printer, a Reprap. First, there was the frame:

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Added some mechanics and cables to make it look more impressive:

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And finally some electronics and led-lights to make it complete:

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My Reprap Mendel I2 was born. You can find instructions for making it here, and a very good video explaining the construction is available on YouTube. It took me more than 400 minutes of listening to engineglues voice… But is was worth it! See it in action in one of the first prints here: