Snappy RepRap is 73% 3D Printed

DIY 3D Printing

Revar Desmera developed a RepRap that goes beyond usual number of 3d printed parts. His model is 73% 3d printed and has greatly reduced number of non-printable parts by using a 3d printed rack and pinion setup. new diy 3d printer reprap

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Michigan Tech study on tensile strength of models printed on RepRaps and commercial 3d printers

DIY 3D Printing

Study abstract The recent development of the RepRap, an open-source self-replicating rapid prototyper, has made 3-D polymer-based printers readily available to the public at low costs (<$500). They found out that the objects can have the same tensile strength.

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German RepRap's Newest 3D Printer Takes Home Industry Award

In January, German RepRap released their fifth 3D printer model, the X150. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business 3d printing awards german reprap german reprap x150 Industriepreis 2016 Industry Prize 2016The company described the compact printer as an entry level industrial printer, and advertised its superb print detail and. View the entire article via our website.

RepRap: Blog: Vapor Treating ABS RP parts

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. posted by sphetz reprap : March 01, 2013 1:07 AM. Coldish water from jar2 hitting model in jar1 to rapid set it.

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RepRap: Blog: RepRap Interviews: Sound / Slic3r

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. RepRap Interviews: Sound / Slic3r. I did an interview with him and hopefully I will get a chance to interview more RepRap heroes in the future.

Best RepRap 3D Printer Kits of 2018

3D Printing Hub

In layman’s terms, a RepRap 3D printer is a 3D printer that can print the necessary parts to build another 3D printer – “RepRap” is short for replicating rapid prototyper. We have chosen 5 RepRap 3D printers that we think are worthy of consideration. Make and Model.

Submit your multi-material print models for E3D’s ToolChanger design competition

3D Printing Industry

Makers are encouraged to submit STL design models to demonstrate the multi-material capabilities of the E3D’s ToolChanger technology. The winning models will be printed by E3D at upcoming trade shows, including the Midwest RepRap Festival (MRRF) 2019 and Rapid + […]. Design E3D Online Midwest RepRap Festival Midwest RepRap Festival 2019 MRRF MRRF19 multi-material 3D printing multimaterial 3d printing ToolChanger

Stand-Alone 3D Printing Available with Web Browser And German RepRap’s 3DPrintBox

3D Printing Industry

In an effort to 3D print without a computer or laptop, manufacturer German RepRap unveils the 3DPrintBox. With the integrated storage device, the 3DPrintBox can print models without any direct computer connection. By Evan Chavez.

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Yearly RepRap adventures roundup 2012


Another year of RepRapping development adventures is over (for some historic reason my development season runs from October to the end of September each year) In the last years roundup (2010-2011) I had the following to say  Link if you need a reminder.

RepRap: Blog: A Tipping Point of Print Quality (Open Source for the.

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. On the left is the Venetian Lion by Tony Buser printed by Prusajr on a $550 to assemble RepRap Prusa, on the right is the same model printed on a Stratasys uPrint+. Its official, RepRap has now surpassed the commercial Fused deposition modeling 3d printers in machine affordability, price for filiment, and NOW build quality.

Go Big or Go Home: German RepRap’s New & Improved X1000 Industrial 3D Printer

3D Printing Industry

Originally introduced at the 2014 Euromold trade show in Dusseldorf, Germany, the X1000 was presented as the latest large format 3D printer made by the German-based manufacturers German RepRap. An evolution from their previous X400 industrial printer, German RepRap created the X1000 due to the industry demand for a model capable of producing larger components or several parts during a single print operation. By Tyler Koslow.

RepRap Phone Host 3d printing app is released into Windows mobile phone ecosystem

DIY 3D Printing

From app description: RepRap Phone Host is a Windows Phone 8 application that allows you to process and then ultimately 3D print STL format 3D models on your "RepRap" type 3D printer running "Repetier" firmware and in possession of a Bluetooth serial bridge.

TCT Show 2014 Industry Review & Technology round-up - RepRap Community Hub


The 2014 TCT Show was another total success for the RepRap, Open Source and Maker community. The RepRap Hub this year was dedicated to individuals and projects doing all sorts of work in the RepRap and Maker communities. It would not be RepRap, without RepRapPro!

RepRap: Blog: New open source slicer: CuraEngine!

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. But on the back-end, the engine that generates the toolpath from the mesh-surface model (e.g. Model fixing The engine can fix major problem in a model.

TCTShow 2013 RepRap 3D printing - Community Hub and Show review


This post is just a taster of the event, you will find a full review of the TCTShow in the next issue (3) of the RepRap Magazine. On the RepRap Community Hub stand we had - The Team!

Kühling&Kühling Hybrid Support Enhancments for ABS models

DIY 3D Printing

Kühling&Kühling, the makers of mighty RepRap Industrial , present new advancements in support materials that are soluble and breakable and give very clean and precise prints. Here is the video presenting the clean break-away support structures for ABS models.

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It's a small world, Tiny 3D printing on RepRap (FFF)


While I''m waiting for a good Resin printer design to experiment with (for small detailed prints) I decided to see how well tiny FFF printing on RepRap could look. If you think you can do better, we have a '' tiny '' competition on the RepRap forum here, take a look.

Temperature effects with PLA printing / RepRap News


the model is custom MakeALot Bud Vase btw ) Purple colours also seem to work exceptionally well for this effect. I did a little experimenting with temperature and PLA printing last April (2013) when building the Rostock - and it looks like I totally forgot to post a blog article about it!

RepRap: Blog: Print any colour you like.

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Some time ago I started to build a mixer nozzle for RepRap that would take four coloured filaments and combine them out of a single nozzle.

RepRap: Blog: 0.01 Layer Height on a Prusa Mendel

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. I moved to Marlin Firmware (Which has became all the rage in the RepRap IRC Channel ), and Slic3r for Gcode generation (Does same job as Skeinforge ).

3DR RepRap Delta Printer - Part 2 - Assembly preparation and build


Hello all, This is Part 2 of the 3DR RepRap Delta printer, in this post we will look at the preparation of parts, how the printer is assembled and string our Spectra Line drives. And finally the first set of RepRap Community Hub stand graphics were printed and delivered today - looking nice!

RepRap: Blog: Extending OpenSCAD

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. About 20 years ago my old colleague Andy Wallace did this with a CSG modeller.

RepRap: Blog: Playing Fast & Loose

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Above is an Orca-style RepRap frame using 10.8mm round extruded aluminium tube simply whacked into printed sockets with a large mallet.

3DR RepRap Delta Assembly build - Part 3 Electronics


Hello all, This is Part 3 of the 3DR RepRap Delta printer, in this post we will look at the final assembly and electronics, setup and wiring. 3dprinter 3DR assembly construction delta design development electronics files news part3 printer released Reprap source

3DR RepRap Delta Printer - Part 1 - Release - Mini Maker-Faire London


I would like to thank everyone working on RepRap projects the world over. Many thanks - Richard Horne (RichRap) My website - Catch me on Twitter @RichRap3D Watch me on YouTube Please see for information about the RepRap Project.

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Five Global 3D Printing Pioneers Inducted at the Inaugural TCT Hall of Fame Awards

3D Printing Business 3d printing industry 3d systems Adrian Bowyer awards chuck hull Dr. Hans Langer eos Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) innovate uk materialise metal 3d printing reprap RepRap 3d printers RepRap project Scott Crump stereolithography stratasys TCT Hall of Fame TCT Show 2017 TCT Show Birmingham Wilfried VancraenIt was a busy week at the 22nd TCT Show in Birmingham, which just ended yesterday.

3d printed Limerick City Model unveiled.

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FabLab Limerick recently unveiled a scaled architectural model of Limerick City, Ireland. It''s a most amazing model, faithfully reproducing the Georgian grid and architectural detail found centrally in the city. It''s a living model which will continue to grow over time.

Because Rectangles are Better: German RepRap’s New X350 3D Printer Optimizes Build Space

3D Printing Industry

One of Germany’s leading manufacturers of professional and industrial-grade FFF 3D printers, German RepRap, has recently announced the launch of its latest product, the X350 printer. ” This is because it has a rectangular build platform, as opposed to a traditionally square one, which optimizes the accommodation of 3D models, since most do not have a square footprint. By Tarun Tampi.

RepRap: Blog: Say goodbye to unsightly STL triangle misery! Forever!

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. I built a simple CSG modeller into the RepRap Java Host Software.

RepRap Printing Competition - #30DoC Day 8


I have the excellent job of judging the RepRap Printing competition this week. Image by @Dizingof Dizingof''s Math art is a stunning collection of very hard to print, but amazing models that use mathematical algorithms to generate 3D structures.

Love Your Formlabs 3D Printer? 3D Print Your Own "BabyForm2" Model

The RepRap project has grown from its 2005 roots as a movement to create. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D design tutorials 3d printer models 3d printing project Form 2 Form 2 3D printer formlabs formlabs form 2 mini 3d printerA 3D printer that is capable of printing itself including its external layer and internal components is not a new concept. View the entire article via our website.

This Week’s Top 3D Printable 3DShare Models: A 3D Printer Kit, Dart Rings, a Puzzle & More!

If your hobbies include 3D printing, playing darts, puzzles, or jewelry making then we have something for you in this week’s top 3D printable 3D Share models. The most viewed and downloaded models this week include... View the entire article via our website.

RepRap Extruder Design with OpenSCAD

RepRap Blog

 RepRap Extruder Design with OpenSCAD After falling in love with the new Mendel design I want to try out the PLA Adrian sent us (thanks!) As you can see in the screenshot I model the extruder in OpenSCAD

Bossard Group continues 3D printing expansion with 30% stake in Ecoparts  

3D Printing Industry

Business 3D metal printing 3D Printing 3D printing business 3d-prototyp Bossard Group Ecoparts EOS M270 EOS M280 EOS M290 gas spraying German RepRap Henkel laminated object modelling selective laser melting selective laser sintering Swiss 3D printing Trumpf used deposition vonRoll infratec-Group

RepRap: Blog: Variations on Powder Printing

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. I was looking for photopolymer 3D printer to build, but since I am an architect, I would like to have various texture and tactile feeling and bigger models. Sunday, July 08, 2012. Variations on Powder Printing.

RepRap: Blog: Be your own souvenir

RepRap Blog

RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. In Barcelona people pose in front of three hacked Kinects, are digitised, triangulated, then reprapped. They take away a personal model of themselves.

The fraught question of 3D modeling for Reprap

RepRap Blog

The Reprap effort has made a remarkable effort not only to pursue the development of an open source 3D prototype machine but also to use, wherever possible, open source development tools in its development. While that ideal has largely been carried out in reality, the selection and use of the open source Art of Illusion 3D modeling tool has been, perhaps, one of the more heavily contested choices in this regard.

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Generative 3d modeling for 3d printing workshop by parametric | art at Budapest 3D Printing Days

Algorithmic Art

Participants will get a bigger view about the methodology of parametric design and algorithmic modeling and its usage in architecture, design, landscape, jewelry, fashion and urban scale. It is intended for professionals and students with a minimum experience in 3D modeling.

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June 2015 Developments update RepRap 3D Printing - 3DRip 3DRAuto Wax printing Disruptive posts


I'll get posted the first of a series of articles on one of my new 3D Printer developments - 3DR ip (drip) - It's a low cost experiment with a Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS) based 3D Resin RepRap 3D Printer. Hi Everyone, It's been a good few months since my last update.

3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week — December 31, 2016

Featured Stories 3d model marketplace 3d printed house 3D printed motor 3d printed skull model 3D printing construction 3d printing medical Cazza Construction Technologies cgtrader Chevy Camaro V8 Engine dubai Dubai 3D Printing Strategy Erez Simha Eric Harrell Lilach Payorski RepRap Prusa i3s 3D printer skull reconstruction Stony Brook Medicine stratasys

An Intro to (our) 3D Printing Technologies: Fused Deposition Modeling


The main difference lies in the fact that the design is made from 3D printing (direct) or 3D printing was used in the process of creating your model (indirect). Fused Deposition Modeling is used to build your design with this material.

DIMENSIONEXT: German RepRap & The European 3D Printer Race


German RepRap & The European 3D Printer Race. As German RepRap releases a major software update, adopting Simplify3D to upgrade the output of its range of printers, should this company be considered as part of the pack chasing Ultimaker too? Pages. SECTOR NEWS. REPORTS. REVIEWS. SEARCH.

RapMan Reel Holder Using MOI 3D

3D Printer Users

I installed it two days ago and was immediately able to design some things that will be not only useful to me; but, other RapMan and RepRap users as well. 3D Modeling 3D Printer 3D Printing Desktop 3D filament reel MOI 3D MOI3D Moment of Inspiration RapMan RepRap reel.

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