The purpose of this project was to get rid of the traditional box PC case and make something with what I had and something that is appealing to my taste.
This project describes the design of a very low budget Printer that is mainly built out of recycled electronic components. The result is a small fo.
Engineering(DIY): Raspberry PI, Raspbian, XBMC and eGalax 7 inch touchscreen
I needed a way of cutting heat shrink tube into repeatable short lengths. It also needed to be safe and not have any exposed blades.
Build Your Own Printer Filament Factory (Filament Extruder)
You can salvage parts from scanners and printers to build a cheap CNC machine. Stepper motors and linear guides (rods) have been taken from printers and scanners.
An overview of printers. This could make things a bit less difficult to find the most ideal tool for the job. Or gather ideas to create a new, even better printer.
Adding Screw Threads to Printed Parts
Add Metal Threads to Your Prints - Make Them Functional!
Scanner built from junk parts (in under 24 hours)