Monthly Archives: September 2015

MakerBot 4

I have a new MakerBot courtesy of the MakerBot Influencers Team. My first Mini was purchased in August 2014 just after the release, it arrived broken and was returned, the second was nothing but trouble and would not print without … Continue reading

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Half Of The Ocean’s Population Disappeared

Does anyone at Popular Science fact check or are they just printing press releases now? http://www.popsci.com/half-oceans-population-disappeared-in-past-45-years

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MakerBot Replicator Mini Fail

This is the first print from my forth MakerBot printer.  This is the furthest I have printed on a MakerBot before the first failure.  I call it success.

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Roctopus

I broke the last one and needed a test print so here he is. The orange roctopus.

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Air temperature

I picked these two up from Ali Express to monitor my room temperature and the temperature inside the enclosure.  Without the enclosure the temperature was about 13C in winter but the enclosure warmed up to about 25C.

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My printer setup

Lulzbot Taz 5 and MakerBot mini with my notebook and Raspberry Pi running OctoPrint

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Apple Login

Dear Apple, This is is a nice login screen:     This is not:   And why did I need to login again? Shouldn’t this be a showcase for what you want developers to aspire to?  

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