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* Turn on & off fan in D9 with M106
 
* Turn on & off fan in D9 with M106
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* [http://reprapfordummies.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=49:sfact-homepage&catid=44:gcode-generators&Itemid=66 Calibrating SFACT - DO THIS]

Revision as of 13:41, 2 October 2011

ACTIVELY BUILDING THIS PAGE FROM A COPY OF THE BREEPBROOP PAGE, WORK IN PROGRESS


Information

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Link to raising geeks goes here

General

Phineas (nickname) is a RepRap Prusa Mendel, built from a MakerGear Prusa Mendel Kit.

It was purchased and built by Ian (Digitalman2112) between April and June of 2011.

Photos

Warning, I make mistakes, and sometimes the mistakes stay in the photos - don't use these as your only reference :)

Build Photos - Main Album

Build Photos - RAMPS

Build Photos - End Stops

Build Photos - Heated Build Platform


Documentation

MakerGear Prusa Build Instructions - These are a complement to the Visual Prusa Instructions


Electronics

  • RAMPS
  • Polulu
  • Fan for Polulu
  • Power Supply
  •  ???

Mechanical

No mods, yet. Note that Rick from Makergear prints with his X "backwards", so the X endstop needs to be reworked to be "correct"

Software

Ian (user link) is currently using the following:

  • skeinforge link
  • firmware TBD

Print Status

The printer is not printing. Ian hasn't been spending the needed time, had a bunch of self-inflicted heater core issues, and just generally hasn't worked through it...

Current Work

Electronics

  • Get the fan on the polulus

Mechanical

  • Flatten the stepper shafts and remount the X & Y pulleys - done
  • Build and install new hotend - done .35 nozzle

Software

Notes