Instructables: question - 3D-Printing http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:23:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Auto bed levelling probe problems on marlin. http://www.instructables.com/answers/Auto-bed-levelling-probe-problems-on-marlin/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif bonze77 When i try to set the probe routine (g29) the servo dose not deploy the probe. Also if i try it with the probe down (m401) it will try to probe but the motors don't move so it ends up probing the same spot 3 times. (on the lcd it thinks the motors have moved but they haven't) 3- point probe mode ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:07:13 PDT
Schauberger Repulsine 3D files? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Schauberger-Repulsine-3D-files/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Downunder35m I am trying to design a model of Schauberger's Repulsine in Sketchup, maybe even try to print it once complete. For this project  collected all sorts of images and dcuments from the web to get at least most components covered, although it is impossible to get it all... I found the two "wave" disks o...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:12:07 PDT
Physical Representation of Sound by katrusso? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Physical-Representation-of-Sound-by-katrusso/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif NickP9 having trouble with the grasshopper script in this instructable same problems as the feedback form akshatm 1. Line 37: Function 'ParseLine' doesn't return a value on all code paths. A null reference exception could occur at run time when the result is used. any suggestions on solving this issue?
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 22:47:52 PDT
How many pieces does a 3D printer produce a 5cmX5cm model in 12 hours? http://www.instructables.com/answers/How-many-pieces-does-a-3D-printer-produce-a-5cmX5c/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif gada888 Hi all I plan to use a 3D printer to produce boxes for my circuit boards in small production.say 30-50 would be OK per day to keep profit.but I heard the 3D printer is a low efficient tool.so i want to hear people's opinion.
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Tue, 26 May 2015 07:52:56 PDT
Gen6 board for 3D printer not connecting anymore. http://www.instructables.com/answers/Gen6-board-for-3D-printer-not-connecting-anymore/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Downunder35m Last night my printer decided to have a nervous breakdown and refused to show in the print program. Still shows up as a Com port but that's about it. Had quite a few software installations and driver updates since last use, so I confirmed the connection problems with a XP install on a USB stick that...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 20:02:44 PDT
In alluminium etching process what concentration is used , i want detail and is there any easy way in etching process ? http://www.instructables.com/answers/In-alluminium-etching-process-what-concentration-i/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif design-centre our company is moulds making company we are trying to make chemical etching 
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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:46:32 PDT
How can I get featured? http://www.instructables.com/answers/How-can-I-get-featured/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Akinventor I know that my project is not amazing, but I have seen much worse projects getting featured...Would it be possible to feature mine? If someone could do such a thing, that would really make my day. If someone would be so kind to tell me why mine would not be featured, that would also be appreciated. ...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 11:40:00 PDT
License question... http://www.instructables.com/answers/License-question/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Downunder35m I am currently in the finnishing stages of a new aluminium print nozzle for 3D printers. Of course I would like to share my project here soon but I also would like to see if it has any commercial value. I would only be able to make a very small amount of them each month and the hours I have to spend...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 01:16:16 PDT
Difference between a 608zz and 608 bearing? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Difference-between-a-608zz-and-608-bearing/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif DoctorWoo I have started the swap to go to this extruder on my 3D printer. As such, I am taking the time to go ahead and use new bearings. I have a set of eight that came from a [one week old] skateboard someone broke, but they are 608zz. The BOM of the extruder calls for 608. From what I can see, the only d...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 15:15:37 PDT
has anyone tried to 3d print a 9g servo case? http://www.instructables.com/answers/has-anyone-tried-to-3d-print-a-9g-servo-case/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif whirl55 any one out there ever modeled a 9g micro servo to 3d print specialty mods cases i want something like this http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-RC-Serv... but for a 9g servo
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Sat, 2 May 2015 11:11:22 PDT
can i control motors through a dvd reader pcb? http://www.instructables.com/answers/can-i-control-motors-through-a-dvd-reader-pcb/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif bravoechonovember1 i am making something (it is for a contest so i cannot tell you what it is) it is kind of like this http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-3D-Printer/    though i am using arduino uno  to control the motors out of the dvd drive can i use the pcb that was in the dvd drive (it has 40 pins)
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 06:35:02 PDT
what type of electronics do i get? http://www.instructables.com/answers/what-type-of-electronics-do-i-get/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif bravoechonovember1 i am thinking of making something similar to a 3d printer (the axis part) i know a lot of diy 3d printers use arduino what electronics should i get?
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:48:46 PDT
how can I connect my ramps 1.4 and arduino mega to my Laptop? http://www.instructables.com/answers/how-can-I-connect-my-ramps-14-and-arduino-mega-to-/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif joee1 hello guys. I need to ask you on how to connect my ramps 1.4 &arduino mega to my laptop, because in the first time I fried my arduino and my ramps 1.4. can I plug the power to my arduino from my laptop and my ramps to the power supply  simultaneously?
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 05:38:56 PDT
DIY method for sorting shredded plastic flakes by resin type? http://www.instructables.com/answers/DIY-method-for-sorting-shredded-plastic-flakes-by-/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif AskDaDoc I've seen thatthe Coca-Cola company is promoting the keep the cap on PETE bottles, and that they use sink/float methods to separate the bottle from the cap after shredding since PET sinks and HDPE floats, now is there a similar (easy/ homebrew) test for other plastics like PP or LDPE, and by the way...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 10:59:26 PDT
Lasers vs LEDs in the deep ultra violet spectrum, and focusing? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Lasers-vs-LEDs-in-the-deep-ultra-violet-spectrum-a/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif ColtanA I am currently trying to research this topic as I am looking into building a stereolithograph 3D printer. I have been searching for some time now with not a whole lot of answers. This is not my area of expertise so I could use some input. I have found lasers in the range of 256nm wavelength but it i...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:29:05 PDT
HOW TO DO A Ramps 1.4 Board CIRCUIT ON PROTEUS ? PLEASE HELP ME ? http://www.instructables.com/answers/HOW-TO-DO-A-Ramps-14-Board-CIRCUIT-ON-PROTEUS-PLEA-1/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif mamdouha
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:28:07 PDT
how to make an 3d printer by an arduino? http://www.instructables.com/answers/how-to-make-an-3d-printer-by-an-arduino/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif mamdouha
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:54:32 PDT
Can anyone help with IBM 4247 & 4224 Stepper Motor power requirements? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Can-anyone-help-with-IBM-4247-4224-Stepper-Motor-p/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif CementTruck Two years ago I hastily harvested many stepper motors, electronics, carriage bars etc. from 4247 and 4224 printers for a DIY CNC build. I never checked to see if any of the motors had power requirement info on them. Now that I'm ready to delve into the word of cheap/salvaged CNC I can't find anythin...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:27:11 PDT
Firmware for RAMPS without diode? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Firmware-for-RAMPS-without-diode/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif SowmenD HI. I have already lost an Arduino. So I want to remove the D1 diode in my RAMPS 1.4 to protect the Arduino Mega from over voltage.Can  I run the printer powering the arduino from my laptop's usb? Also do I need to change anything in the firmware for this? I am using the sprinter firmware. 
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 11:24:17 PST
Homeade Airsoft Pistol Slide (3D Design and Printing)? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Homeade-Airsoft-Pistol-Slide-3D-Design-and-Printin/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Digital Flame So I recently fell in love with the SRunion slide designs (http://srugbb.wix.com/showroom#!SR-18 PISTOL/zoom/c175r/i0py9) But obviously I don't wan't to buy something I can do myself and custom fit to my own gun. But that is the thing, how would I go about designing a slide to fit on my gun (ls m9 b...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:19:27 PST
Electronics for a diy 3d printer http://www.instructables.com/answers/Electronics-for-a-diy-3d-printer/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif jbaker22 Hello, I would like to know if these parts will be suitable for building a 3d printer without modifying the code made for 3d printer. Yes, I see modifying the code as inevitable for making the 3d printer accurate. If there are any other parts beside a powers supply, a the hot end parts I would appre...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:23:35 PST
did I destroy my arduino mega and ramps 1.4? http://www.instructables.com/answers/did-I-destroy-my-arduino-mega-and-ramps-14/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif joee1 I was using an arduino mega and ramps 1.4 motor controller for my 3d printer.During the time of testing ,i switched the power polarities in the ramps 1.4 , then I put 12V in the arduino then the mega chip got hot. This is the state now,when i plug the mega on to my computer : 1)The red ON led ligh...
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 09:49:34 PST
Stepper motors for Prusa mendel? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Stepper-motors-for-Prusa-mendel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/J5KT/I52CGP3J/FV6J5KTI52CGP3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/J5KT/I52CGP3J/FV6J5KTI52CGP3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/J5KT/I52CGP3J/FV6J5KTI52CGP3J.SMALL.jpg SowmenD I have these bipolar round stepper motors that i salvaged from old printers . Can I use this stepper motor in the prusa mendel? and will they work fine?  also can i use stepper motors which are like this one.. meaning the round small ones or do i need to use the nema 17 ones?
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 07:45:50 PST
3d Printer Extruder http://www.instructables.com/answers/3d-Printer-Extruder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0O6R/I4UNPFQQ/FDW0O6RI4UNPFQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0O6R/I4UNPFQQ/FDW0O6RI4UNPFQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/0O6R/I4UNPFQQ/FDW0O6RI4UNPFQQ.SMALL.jpg SowmenD Hi! I want to make a Wades geared extruder. But since i don't have a printer to make the printed parts, i want to make them with wood. So i need to know the dimensions for the parts. The length, breadth and height of main body and idler. and radius of the wheel. an image to what i need  please i nee...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:29:40 PST
Number of Contest Entries per Instructable? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Number-of-Contest-Entries-per-Instructable/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Jonathanrjpereira Recently I have observed that some instructables have been entered into 4 different contests. Some of them have also been chosen as finalists in all 4 of these contests. This forum 'Contest FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)' states: "Why can I only enter 3 contests with one Instructable? It’s all t...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 02:29:23 PST
3D Printers that print from pellets? http://www.instructables.com/answers/3D-Printers-that-print-from-pellets/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Spaceman Spiff Hi, I want to get my first 3D Printer, but I'm not sure what to get.  I was looking at the sculptify specifically because it prints ABS from Pellets.  These two features are crucial for me; however the sculptify isn't available yet, and there is no indication as to when it will be.  Does anyone know...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:19:28 PST
What material should I use to make a mold for ABS injection molding? http://www.instructables.com/answers/What-material-should-I-use-to-make-a-mold-for-ABS-/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Spaceman Spiff I want to design a mold to be used for ABS injection, but I'm not sure which material would produce the best results.  I want to design it and upload it to a manufacturer like shapeways or i.materialise.  They have a few different materials to choose from here for shapeways, and here for i.materiali...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 12:23:32 PST
Can I participate in Europe in the contests,? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Can-I-participate-in-Europe-in-the-contests/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif stooni Can I participate in Europe in the contests, In the 3D DESIGN CONTEST and in the FORMLABS CONTEST  Thanks for your Answer! --Martin Steiner
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:12:59 PST
123D Design help, making a maze Quickly http://www.instructables.com/answers/123D-Design-help-making-a-maze-Quickly/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Wired_Mist Hey everyone, I'm new to using 123D Design and need some help to move my project along a bit quicker, and with a lower blood pressure. I need to make a maze that is basically made of Lego bricks; looks similar to a crossword.  I'm using a 20x20 grid of 5mm ^3 blocks. it will be backed by a 100mm^2 b...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 23:35:42 PST
3D printing test? http://www.instructables.com/answers/3D-printing-test/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif JM1999 Hi, I haven't got a 3D printer but I do have a model I would like to be test-printed. I have a model designed in sketchup and I was wondering if anyone out there could test it for me to make sure it worked before  posted an instructable on it. Thanks.
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 02:32:10 PDT
Can a Makerbot print the parts for a reprap? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Can-a-Makerbot-print-the-parts-for-a-reprap/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif electricalmanbot
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Fri, 2 May 2014 18:24:09 PDT
Our voltage regulator on our Arduino Mega2560 is smoking, and we don't have any idea why. Can someone please help? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Our-voltage-regulator-on-our-Arduino-Mega2560-is-s/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif hsteven7 So we are designing a 3D bioprinter using an Arduino Mega2560 along with a RAMPS board to power our motors and LCD screen. We are using open source software for the RepRap printer Marlin (http://reprap.org/wiki/Marlin). Our RAMPS board is powered by an external power supply unit. When we have only o...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 15:15:53 PDT
how am i suppose to get started on making my cartoon? http://www.instructables.com/answers/how-am-i-suppose-to-get-started-on-making-my-carto/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif dopekid
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 17:45:01 PDT
Will a glued acrylic structure hold for a 3d printer ? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Will-a-glued-acrylic-structure-hold-for-a-3d-print/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif blckthng Hi,  I'm designing a delta style 3d printer from scratch while trying to use only laser cut acrylic sheets and aluminium extrusions. The entire design is based on the T Bolt construction idea. But there are a few parts that simply need to be glued together. I'm trying to avoid using such joints in l...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:50:39 PDT
Change sketch got invalid operation! http://www.instructables.com/answers/Change-sketch-got-invalid-operation/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif cwl123d I want to change the sketch dimension but I got invalid operation when i try to change it. Also why somes lines are in green? what does that mean?
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:00:34 PST
Can I 3D print this comb in metal? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Can-I-3D-print-this-comb-in-metal/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/83N5/HQ1E01QN/FFA83N5HQ1E01QN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/83N5/HQ1E01QN/FFA83N5HQ1E01QN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/83N5/HQ1E01QN/FFA83N5HQ1E01QN.SMALL.jpg cdubnbird I'd like to print a comb in metal but I'm afraid the teeth would break off either before the printing process was complete or upon trying to use it (I would like it to be functional).  I'm also worried about the resolution of using metal to print it.  I'm not sure the teeth of the comb can be printe...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 04:53:28 PST
I need LOTS of help with a 3d printer http://www.instructables.com/answers/I-need-LOTS-of-help-with-a-3d-printer/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif pianoman99a So, I am trying to build a wolfstrap 3d printer, and I am having a lot of problems with the electronics.  I have a RAMPS 1.4 and 5 stepper motors. -RAMPS 1.4 Test Code       -Y and Z motors work fine.       -There is no power to E0 and X motors.       -E1 motor locks up -Marlin Firmware + Pronterf...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 14:57:16 PST
how do I read the resolution in a 3d printed object? http://www.instructables.com/answers/how-do-I-read-the-resolution-in-a-3d-printed-objec/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif 35Timmy I am looking for something like file extif with the pixels in the image but on the 3d printed object instead of the camera that's used in a similar way, I know their probably is a way but what free program on the windows ,because it's always possible as long as there is pixels and a resolution,   
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:31:14 PST
Pop Up Camp Trailer http://www.instructables.com/answers/Pop-Up-Camp-Trailer/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif witchdragon13 I would like to paint my trailer to look like a gypsy wagon. I would like it to look like wood and bricks any suggestion on what type of paint to use I want to paint it by hand. Should I sand it first. Any suggestion would be help full. Thank you.
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 09:47:28 PST
What website is the best to sell my 3D print voucher? http://www.instructables.com/answers/What-website-is-the-best-to-sell-my-3D-print-vouch/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif kondzio29 I tried to sell my 3D printing voucher on forum here at instructables, but with no effect... I was giving 25$ for free and nobody was interested.  And now im asking ;)  What website is best for selling that kind of stuff?   Since july I have this  voucher,  and i cant sell it :/ Thank you in advanc...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 10:46:35 PST
i am from nepal. cani participate in the contest. i dont understand the terms and conditions :D ? http://www.instructables.com/answers/i-am-from-nepal-cani-participate-in-the-contest-i-/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif sbhandari3 i am dumb. plz help. i want to participate in contests and i dont get the terms and conditions
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Wed, 9 Oct 2013 00:30:56 PDT
Getting Started with Reprap http://www.instructables.com/answers/Getting-Started-with-Reprap/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif shotgunshane I need all of the information, websites, Ideas, anything that you can give me to help me out. I have been dying to have a 3d printer, and it sounds like a self-replicating one would be the way to go. If you can, than please do, it will be greatly appreciated. Anything helps! See my latest instructab...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 12:24:07 PDT
how much does the average 3d print service cost in 123D? http://www.instructables.com/answers/how-much-does-the-average-3d-print-service-cost-in/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif nerd7473 I want to make a prototype but have no Idea how much this 3D print would cost.
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Sat, 27 Jul 2013 06:46:36 PDT
is there anyway to make a 3d printer work with arduino uno i just want to control the 4 stepper motors any sketch? http://www.instructables.com/answers/is-there-anyway-to-make-a-3d-printer-work-with-ard/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif oso1993
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:07:44 PDT
How do I sign up for the email-newsletter? http://www.instructables.com/answers/How-do-I-sign-up-for-the-email-newsletter/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif dgateley Is there still an email newletter?  I can't find any information on that.
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:26:49 PDT
How do I open a Certificate Trust List file? http://www.instructables.com/answers/How-do-I-open-a-Certificate-Trust-List-file/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif theboygenius I downloaded a file off of thingiverse.com, a 3d modeling file. It says "this file is invalid for use as the following: Certificate Trust List" Please help, any info helps.
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 18:31:50 PDT
Can we make a separate category for 3D printing? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Can-we-make-a-separate-category-for-3D-printing/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif kretzlord I know this is probably the wrong way to pose the question, but there it is.  I've noticed a ton of projects that revolve around 3D printing.  I understand this is a new technology that takes 'making' to the next level, but is the 'how to' of 3d printing really any different between all of the instr...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 23:08:26 PDT
Is ABS/PLA filament from china okay to use in a makerbot. ? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Is-ABSPLA-filament-from-china-okay-to-use-in-a-ma/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif LucasOchoa The price difference is what throws me off, should i be worried about the quality of this filament vs the $48 makerbot filament? Makerbot : http://store.makerbot.com/filament Cheap Alternitive: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Repraper-Reprap-3D-Printer-Filament-ABS-3-0mm-1-75mm-12-Colors-For-3D-Printer-US...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 19:46:36 PDT
Does anybody know about a good (and free) 3D modeling software that I can make complex objects? http://www.instructables.com/answers/Does-anybody-know-about-a-good-and-free-3D-model/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif mrnadnad
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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 11:21:05 PDT
AutoCAD 2012 for 1:1 3D model making/printing? http://www.instructables.com/answers/AutoCAD-2012-for-11-3D-model-makingprinting/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif DoctorWoo The title just about sums up my question. I am using AutoCAD 2012 to make 3D models for the intent of 3D printing. However, all the models I make in CAD are smaller then they are showing. For example, I draft a 5x5x5 cube, and export it as an STL. Then open in a a few different STL viewers, and the ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 20:02:03 PDT