3D Printer Garage Style – Day 2 Notes

Building a 3D printer is certainly a test of patience and will. When building a non-standard 3D printer it becomes easily apparent what kind of undertaking it may become. [singlepic id=154 w=320 h=240 mode=watermark float=center]   The gantry that was originally built was constructed of wood using draw slides as bearings. Threaded 1/4 – 20 rod is […]

3D Printer Progress — Garage Style

I won’t go through the instructions on how to build a 3D printer. They can be found pretty much everywhere online. What I will do is show the progress that has been made so far with my garage printer. The first thing is this is a Wolf / Gantry style 3D printer. [singlepic id=154 w=320 […]

Mars Rover — Johnny the Robot

Well Johnny the Robot is complete. It was a great Sunday afternoon project to play with. Here is what little Johnny can do. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdLAsXuH8L4 I hope you enjoyed as much as I did. Here is the source code for Arduino as well. Arduino Source Code for Johnny :: JohnnyRC  

$30 Mars Land Rover – The Guts

In this video I will show how I figured out how to interface the Arduino with the RC car. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pf4SqTIq9yk  Next up is the wire up!