A 3D Printed Christmas Pyramid

I’m not sure if that’s the correct term for these things but a Google search brings them up. My wife and I have seen some amazing examples of these things in German Christmas shops. They can have pretty amazing price tags too! Traditionally, they are made of wood and decoratively painted. There is a central […]

T Glass/PETG Coffee Table

When he first heard about my printer, Tony Lock from Think3dPrint3D\Duet3D said something like “Blimey – you could print furniture on that !”, so I thought I’d give it a go. Some time ago I bought a Diamond hot end with a 0.9mm nozzle (RepRap.me will make one if you ask) but I hadn’t used […]

5 Axis Homing using CoreXYUV

For readers of this blog who don’t know, I have what is essentially a dual CoreXY printer with two CoreXY mechanisms stacked one above the other. The lower gantry carries the hot end and the upper gantry carries the 5 E3D Titan extruders. This enables me to use much shorter Bowden tubes than I would […]

Some minor printer upgrades

As readers of this blog will know, the upgrade to 5 colour was done in a bit of hurry in order to get the printer ready for the TCT show. There were a few things that I wasn’t entirely happy about so I’ve been putting those things right, as well as making a couple of […]