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My Thingiverse experience

Today I thought I’d talk about the Thingiverse environment and the community as I’ve experienced it, so far.  My Thingiverse experience started with sharing my mounting solution for the Prusa MMU2S filament buffer. Immediate responses It has been a couple of days and the initial comments and likes have diminished.  I see when someone adds […]

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Wall Mounted Filament Buffer

My first Thingiverse Publication

I couldn’t wait for the Filament Buffer to be shipped from Prusa and my effort was rewarded.  Today I published my first Thingiverse item, a wall mount for the Prusa MMU 2S Filament Buffer. Desk Space The MMU 2.0 had trays that held filament and had to be 16″ behind the printer.  I couldn’t fit […]

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heated pad installed

Considering a Silicone Heated Pad? Do it!

Two days ago I  dealt with heat bed failures  where I talked about ordering a silicone heated pad.  It arrived yesterday and today I am up and running.  It is absolutely great! What a Difference One of the most annoying aspects of starting a print job is waiting for the heated bed to make it […]

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Ender3 – Yet another printer

It seems one printer isn’t enough, but why buy another printer?  First, the technology is changing fast.  Second, they are cheap.  Third, it is a good way to get a lot of electronics cheap.  Fourth, even if you have a great printer you want to know that it is really the ‘best’. Ender 3 A […]

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