Here’s the video of the unboxing and initial testing of our new Lulzbot TAZ 3D printer which we won in a recent competition. A big thanks to Lulzbot for picking our entry. You can see more pictures of the printer in this facebook album
Here’s a short video blog about the projects that went on a the Southampton Makerspace opening on Tuesday 1st October 2013, including Mark and Dave’s Cerberus & Prusa i3 3D printer assembly progress, Chris’s J Head MK5b hotend printing ABS, and Anton’s LED cube project. You can see more pictures in the facebook album.
The September RepRap & 3D Printing Workshop took place at IBM Hursley today, 29th Sep 2013. You can see some pictures in the facebook album, and a video with interviews from printer owners, some filament info, print examples, as well as general chat. Keep an eye on the Workshops page for info about the next meetup.
We made a short video blog about some of the projects that were at the regular Tuesday opening, including Anton’s LED cube, Antony’s camera slide and trigger box, and the new J Head MK5b for Chris’s 3D printer which lives at the space. You can also check out more pictures in the facebook album for […]
These rather nice vases were 3D printed by SoMakeIt meber Antfurn. The multi-coloured one was printed on a modified Lulzbot AO-101 3D printer by physically swapping in different coloured filaments as the print was running. It’s a challenge to swap filament in most 3D printers, and running out of filament on the roll during a print […]
On Saturday 7th August, SoMakeIt Member Lee came to the space with an interesting challenge. He had purchased a torch attachment for an Airsoft gun which he was using for a costuming project, but the large barrel of the torch meant that the gun no longer fitted in the supplied holster. So of course we […]