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Showcase to Real World

This past Tuesday, I took a visit to Grand Valley State University’s technology showcase. This showcase is located in the lower level (atrium) of the Mary Idema Pew library. 149 more words

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Filament Thickness Sensors, What Are They and What Are They Good For?

I keep up with the trends in 3D printing reasonably well. The other day my friend mentioned that filament thickness sensing had been added to the latest version of the… 998 more words


Hobby Room Reboot - pt2

Have now completed the rejigging, and with the exception of the pram & car seat this is now thoroughly my room ;)

And it wouldn’t properly be my room without a mess of hobby going on, so I’ve been using up some scraps to clear cupboard space (teehee I have cupboards) and have started making some scatter terrain to pad out the necromunda terrain I sent to 6s2hit. 59 more words


GVSU Technology Showcase

I was really impressed with the Technology Showcase in the library mostly because it was the first time I had heard of all the technology present in there. 196 more words

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A 3D printer with fully-auomated bed leveling and tool height adjustment

This Maker will never have to think about leveling or Z height again. 

3D printers are great pieces of Maker equipment, but they don’t work so well if the bed is not level with the extruder. 203 more words

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2/3/16: Daily Post

Yesterday, I spent the morning tutoring at Magdalena. It was a pretty light time though, because there was going to be a full evacuation drill, so they asked the students not to bring their backpacks. 166 more words

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