Thursday, October 14, 2010

Good looking Printer...

Hi Guys,

While waiting for a solution for the bottom stickiness I spent sometime "beautifying" the printer, actually most of the things I have done are was mainly to avoid external light source that could cure the resin and improve the printer.

Really looks nice now...








Most of the things are made from acrylic sheet. The transparent red acrylic protects the building area from external light.. pretty cool...

Cheers,

Jr





2 comments:

  1. ahhh build guide parts costs? if you have plleeease post i need to make this its so high resolution it makes other diy printers look like they were built by the homeless

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  2. am i right that this is basically a laser cutter/etcher turned upside down where the focus hardens the plastic and the arm lifts the object up to get new layers? this is pretty genius. mind sharing a pic from the inside?

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