11.8.11: The RepRaps being developed are now completed and printing is underway.
10.13.11: In preparation for TEDx PSU, a RepRaped logo was designed and printed. The STL file is uploaded below in the Files and Firmware section!
10.11.11: The fall semester is in full gear and repraps are being quickly made! These two photos are from the blue team or the "clear mendel" team - MReng
9.15.11: The new units are coming along nicely, check out the current photos below!
8.22.11: The Spring Semester began this year with a new set of students for EDSGN 497C. Along with students from last year's "Alpha" class, the new "Beta" students are making quick work of 4 new Ohm models.
7.8.11: FabLab class at PSU (EDSGN 497C) has a few openings, but anyone having trouble should email the professor [email protected] Audits are more than welcome as well.
6.1.11: Summer FabLab development in full swing printing parts for four printers to be built in class this fall.
4.28.11: Showcased RepRap Mendels at the Penn State Senior Design Fair!
Local Prototyping Systems
|Lever Switch Endstops||How to hook up lever switches to replace optical endstops|
|Tip Profiles||Description of tips built by the class.|
|TechZone InfoHub||Collection of links for info on TechZone part builds.|
|Waste Reclamation System||Discussion on recycling print material.|
|3D Scanner Projects||Info page for 3D scanner in 305 Hammond.|
|Imperial Reprap SAE||Discussion on using imperial parts instead of metric.|
|Heated Bed||Discussion on a design for a heated bed.|
|Electronics||Outline and discussion on alternate electronics.|
|Z Opto Holder||A design for a holder for the Z-opto. STL files posted.|
|Pen Plotter||A design for a universal pen holder. STL files posted.|
|CAD files||Posting Page for CAD files|
|OHM||Open Hybrid Mendel|
|Dual Extruder||Progress blog on dual extruder development|
- Useful Items from Thingiverse
- Gcode for RepRaps
- Good guide to Skeinforge
- Skeinforge PLA Profile
- Gen6 SF Settings
- All About Patents
- Plugins for Sketchup file to export .stl
- AccuTrans3D (trial version) stl file editor and save
- Tips for Printing with RepSnapper
- Teacup Firmware
- Pen Plotting
- DIY PCBs toner transfer method
Firmware and Files
|File:Fix.rar||AWK Script for fixing Skeinforge|
|File:EMFapr29awk.rar||Happy Vally AWK Directory|
|File:FirmwareforOneWireAD heatbed brnrd 20110317.zip||documented here|
|File:Emf Bestextruder4 07.rar||A copy of the extruder code we have been using with max endstops enabled.|
|File:Psu Bestmobocode2 24 2011.rar||TZ Gen3 Mobo code altered for our machines|
|File:Extruder class jpj12 2011-04-07 temp fix.pde||Modified version of Bestextruder4_07 with brnrd's fix for temp overflow bug. DOES NOT WORK|
|File:SC Skeinforge Mar24.rar||Skeinforge Settings as of March 24|
|File:TEDxCard1.stl||Larger TEDx Logo STL file|
|File:TEDxCard2.stl||75% smaller TEDx Logo STL file|
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