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Noodle Printing

Noodle Printing

Posted by Alex R English on Jan 30th 2017

My Wife received a soap holder (and a fancy bar of soap) for Christmas that looked like it was made by dribbling loops of plastic in a pattern to form a mat, then die-cut into the final shape. I sa … read more
Quick Tip: Cooling is Critical!

Quick Tip: Cooling is Critical!

Posted by Alex R English on Jan 13th 2017

This isn't going to be a long post - just a quick reminder that cooling is often a critical part of controlling warp and other problems when 3D printing PLA or many other materials.Even a well calibra … read more
What to do with a 3D Printer: Replace Solar Light Stakes

What to do with a 3D Printer: Replace Solar Light Stakes

Posted by Alex English on Aug 1st 2016

In rearranging things in the yard, we had these old solar path lights that needed to be moved, and which were due for some refurbishment. We pulled eight of them and discovered that four were without … read more