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Rostock

I thought I would start keeping a log of my Rostock build.

 

Actual Purchases:

Proposed BOM and Vendors:

NEMA17 All Created Equal? -- Rostock Research Memorandum

11/15/2013:

Ok.  New question.  I know NEMA 17 is the form factor of the stepper motors I'll need and I realize not all NEMA 17 are equal motors.  But I don't suppose someone can explain what aspects of a motor are the most important for the Rostock?  

A stumbling bumbling attempt at a 3D printer

Well this is my attempt a building a 3d printer, I am blaming TinHead for the whole thing, perhaps with some blame beeing focused on CtC as well and let me state here Chris and Tinhead were both a great source of encouragement and help in this on going project. The whole journey started with my seeing Tinheads build of bumble bee  http://letsmakerobots.com/node/32879

Move an end effector in 3 dimensions without rotating the effector on any axis
Using a
All my projects & progress are available at marginallyclever.com. I design kits to teach others about building robots and the STEM concepts.  This delta robot … Read more

Project Reprap Rostock Rosblog (Hopefully not ROSFLOP!)

Thought I would start a blog documenting my rostock build. Hopefully this will help some other noobs work out the minutae of a project involving so many disciplines!