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Comprehensive and detailed assembly instructions for the Creality Ender 3 Pro. Everything you need to know to put together and start making wonderful prints!

Creality Ender 3 Pro Assembly Instructions

RB42s assembly instructions are based on the below two factory manuals from Creality. Please reference these manufacturers manuals for further information regarding the assembly process for this particular printer. Use correct safety practices, appropriate tools (in good and working condition) and suitable personal protective equipment while assembling the 3D printer as risk of personal injury… Continue reading Creality Ender 3 Pro Assembly Instructions

The Tevo Tarantula needed a place for the LCD display to go, the solution was a nicely designed mounting bracket system that puts the screen in a prime location on the frame of the printer. In this post, I go into some of the finer details of the design and how it has transformed this cheap 3d printer.

Tevo Tarantula Display Mount

The Tevo Tarantula needed a place for the LCD display to go, the solution was a nicely designed mounting bracket system that puts the screen in a prime location on the frame of the printer. In this post, I go into some of the finer details of the design and how it has transformed this cheap 3d printer.… Continue reading Tevo Tarantula Display Mount

Part Five of a multipart series- Project West, Pimp My Trailer: The final instalment in the series! In this part all the upgraded, custom designed and manufactured parts are covered in depth. Design considerations, challenges and solutions for taking the humdrum Easytrailer (Harbor Freight) folding trailer to the next level!

Project West: Part 5 – Pimp My Trailer

Part Five of a multipart series- Project West, Pimp My Trailer:
The final instalment in the series! In this part all the upgraded, custom designed and manufactured parts are covered in depth. Design considerations, challenges and solutions for taking the humdrum Easytrailer (Harbor Freight) folding trailer to the next level!… Continue reading Project West: Part 5 – Pimp My Trailer

A brief look at the four-stroke kart race engine, Torini Clubmaxx 210, which is taking Australian Karting by storm. In this post: a look at its origins, how it stacks up agains the alternative power units and potential performance gains.

Power to the People! – A look at the Torini Clubmaxx 210

A brief look at the four-stroke kart race engine, Torini Clubmaxx 210, which is taking Australian Karting by storm. In this post: a look at its origins, how it stacks up against the alternative power units and potential performance gains.… Continue reading Power to the People! – A look at the Torini Clubmaxx 210

Part Four of a multipart series- Project West, trailer refresh: Having finished fixing the problematic rust, painting various components and gathering new parts it was time to it all back together, transforming a pile of parts into an Easytrailer once again.

Project West: Part 4 – Reassembly

Part Four of a multipart series- Project West, trailer refresh:
Having finished fixing the problematic rust, painting various components and gathering new parts it was time to it all back together, transforming a pile of parts into an Easytrailer once again.… Continue reading Project West: Part 4 – Reassembly

Part Three of a multipart series- Project West, trailer refresh: New parts are bought, designed and manufactured to replace all the old and worn out components. With the project in full swing, progress is being made on the rebuild of the Easytrailer/Harbor freight folding trailer.

Project West: Part 3 – Replacement Parts

Part Three of a multipart series- Project West, trailer refresh:
New parts are bought, designed and manufactured to replace all the old and worn out components. With the project in full swing, progress is being made on the rebuild of the Easytrailer/Harbor freight folding trailer.… Continue reading Project West: Part 3 – Replacement Parts

Part Two of a multipart series- Project West, trailer refresh: Delving deeper into the design, build and existing condition of the Easytrailer folding trailer. Starting the process of fixing rust and other damage all the while dismantling piece by piece.

Project West: Part 2 – Rust Repair and Painting

Part Two of a multipart series- Project West, trailer refresh:
Delving deeper into the design, build and existing condition of the Easytrailer folding trailer. Starting the process of fixing rust and other damage all the while dismantling piece by piece.… Continue reading Project West: Part 2 – Rust Repair and Painting

CR-10 Mod: Macewen3D MK8 Drive Feed

Part: Frame Braces for Creality CR-10, Tevo Tornado, and Afinibot A31 Designer: Macewen3D Source: MK8 Extruder Aluminium Drive Feed Upgrade Cost: $29 USD Brief Comments: Well thought out and designed, big improvement over stock drive Bang for buck score: 7/10 The Standard MK8 extruder on the CR-10 is fundamentally a pretty simple design. There’s an… Continue reading CR-10 Mod: Macewen3D MK8 Drive Feed

Creality CR-10 with Z frame brace

CR-10 Mod: Frame Braces for Creality CR-10, Tevo Tornado, and Afinibot A31

Part: Frame Braces for Creality CR-10, Tevo Tornado, and Afinibot A31 Designer: Mk42Workshop Source: Thingiverse Cost: $20 (approx) for threaded rod Brief Comments: Makes your printer look beefy Bang for buck score: 5/10 Z braces are all in vogue when it comes to upgrading a 3D printer. It seems if you want to squeeze the… Continue reading CR-10 Mod: Frame Braces for Creality CR-10, Tevo Tornado, and Afinibot A31

Made: RepRapDiscount Full Graphic Smart Controller Case

Thing Part/Model: RepRap Discount Full Graphic Smart Controller Case Designer: Mightynozzle Source: Thingiverse Print Printer: Geeetech prusa i3 pro B Slicer: Cura 3.6 Layer Hieght: 0.15mm Print Speed: 60mm/s Extruder Temp: 190°C Supports: No Notes: none Material Brand: 3DFillies Type: PLA+ Size: 1.75mm Colour: Black Link: filament 1.75mm 1kg Summary Total Print Time: Top shell… Continue reading Made: RepRapDiscount Full Graphic Smart Controller Case

Design: Cricket Bat display

As a kid, I think most dream of sporting glory. Scoring the winning goal for you team in the Premier League, taking the chequered flag at the Monaco Grand Prix or getting your bowl closest to the jack on the final roll. Whatever! We’ve all had those kind of aspirations. For me, and I think… Continue reading Design: Cricket Bat display

Design: Hat display hook

I’m not a guy who’s than into fashion but I must be honest I have more hats than I would like to admit and my collection continuously grows year on year, especially given that I am a sucker for formula 1 merchandise and need my teams cap for each new season. Much like hanging pieces… Continue reading Design: Hat display hook

CR-10 Mod: Ultimate Leveling Knob Attachment

Part: CR-10 Ultimate Leveling Knob Attachment Designer: Valstrath Source: Thingiverse Cost: Some PLA and printer time Brief Comments: Do this mod first before anything! Bang for buck score: 11/10 Lets be honest, thumb knobs which come standard on a CR-10 suck. Small and uncomfortable they’re not practical for the frequent use required when leveling the… Continue reading CR-10 Mod: Ultimate Leveling Knob Attachment