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=== Materials in the Lab ===
 
=== Materials in the Lab ===
 
* Two glasses [http://reprapdoc.voodoo.co.nz/bin/view/Main/Polymorph CAPA/Polymorph] -> went missing after the camp?
 
* Two glasses [http://reprapdoc.voodoo.co.nz/bin/view/Main/Polymorph CAPA/Polymorph] -> went missing after the camp?
* A roll of HDPE
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* A roll of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hdpe HDPE]
 
* All necessary boards, electronics and plastic parts for the RepRap and some spare parts
 
* All necessary boards, electronics and plastic parts for the RepRap and some spare parts
  

Version vom 16. Juni 2008, 13:17 Uhr

WTF?

After seing Vik's presentation about how to build a RepRap we've started our own implementation of a RepRap. Then Bre Pettis came by in November 2007 and decided to build a McWire-based RepRap for Roboexotica. In a week. Metalab inherited Bre's RepRap (yay!) and it's now used as a basis for our own RepRap.

Reprap.jpg

Note: At the moment, what we're building is really a RepStrap.

Status

  • Parts ordered from the RepRap Research Foundation for XYZ axis and extruder boards.
  • XYZ axis is working.
  • We can now also control our CNC machine from the RepRap software using a modified Arduino firmware and a CNC Arduino shield.
  • First version of the extruder is resurrected from Bre's old parts and successfully extrudes HDPE.
  • Next step is to test a complete run from design to printed part. A lot of stuff will go wrong here, and the TODO list will depend on the outcome, but more work on the extruder is needed.

Materials in the Lab

  • Two glasses CAPA/Polymorph -> went missing after the camp?
  • A roll of HDPE
  • All necessary boards, electronics and plastic parts for the RepRap and some spare parts

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