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Raspberry Pi4 Released Today...

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From Raspberrypi.org: We have a surprise for you today: Raspberry Pi 4 is now on sale, starting at $35. This is a comprehensive upgrade, touching almost every element of the platform. For the first time we provide a PC-like level of performance for most users, while retaining the interfacing capabilities and hackability of the classic Raspberry Pi line. Get yours today  from our Approved Resellers , or from the  Raspberry Pi Store  in Cambridge, open today 8am–8pm! Raspberry Pi 4 Model B Here are the highlights: A 1.5GHz quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A72 CPU (~3× performance) 1GB, 2GB, or 4GB of LPDDR4 SDRAM Full-throughput Gigabit Ethernet Dual-band 802.11ac wireless networking Bluetooth 5.0 Two USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0 ports Dual monitor support, at resolutions up to 4K VideoCore VI graphics, supporting OpenGL ES 3.x 4Kp60 hardware decode of HEVC video Complete compatibility with earlier Raspberry Pi products And here it is in the flesh:   Raspberry Pi...
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3D Printing Safety: Angus (Maker's Muse) Offers Some Great Tips...

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I 'm not one for always trying to re-invent the wheel, and for both new and experienced 3D printer enthusiasts sometimes it's just plain good to take a look at things to consider when using your machines . This first video covers FDM printing. Resin Printing (SLA/DLP/DUV, ect.) has other considerations and is covered in another video following it. Failure to keep safety in mind can create potentially dangerous situations.       First and foremost , I want to stress the benefits of subscribing and following Angus (Makers Muse) on Youtube because he's active and been doing this for a very long time. he's recognized in the community the world over as an authority and some of my early learning and enthusiasm was a direct result of this fine gent's contributions to our craft.   His Youtube Channel:    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxQbYGpbdrh-b2ND-AfIybg He also has an active Patreon:   https://www.patreon.com/makersmuse    ...
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The First Layer. Elusive? No. Common Sense.

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The importance of the first layer is paramount and will usually determine if your model is going to fail later in the build or not. Credit: Peter Solomon   Too many people do not give enough attention to all of the details to get the right first layer. Once that you do, so many of your problems will disappear and your printing will become fun and much more predictable! There are 6 Main Factors in getting the perfect first layer 1. Well Trammed Machine (this is not so much about the first layer as in good preparation for the rest of your steps) Tramming your machine is making sure all of the components are at perfect 90° to each other, this doesn't mean leveling with a bubble level gauge. It means making sure your vertical elements are all at 90° to the horizontal elements, that your X gantry is Parallel to...
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  • Friday March 22

    Cura 4.0: A Major…

    The new Cura release is out, and we like it! I'll start off with a quick video by Chuck (CHEP for those familiar with his youtube channel) that outlines some of the basic changes, and then on to the actual release notes.     Ultimaker Cura 4.0 - March 19,…

  • Wednesday March 27

    Reviews: Artillery Sidewinder X1

    Artillery Sidewinder X1 - Not Yet Rated        Review Pending... For now you can read a recent article we did on the printer, add a review   or see current reviews by others in our video libraries .  

  • Thursday March 21

    Wanhao 3D Printers

        A Brief History of Wanhao... (From their official site) With great efforts from everybody of WANHAO 3D Printer team, WANHAO start overseas 3D printer supplying since Aug 8th 2012. After accumulating 6 months experience in China local retail market, WANHAO has gathered good experience in manufacturing 3D printing…

  • Tuesday November 12

    Artillery Genius Cura 4.2.1…

    Artillery Genius Cura Base MACHINE Profile This is the full machine settings and profile package.     Created for and tested with Cura 4.2.1 Nozzle sizes included:0.4, 0.6, 0.8, and 1.0...   It can be downloaded from our file area HERE   Instructions: Backup your settings. Copy the files to…

  • Wednesday August 07

    Artillery Sidewinder X1 Simplify…

    Artillery Sidewinder X1 Simplify 3D Profile: Codename "Sweetness"     This is the default profile we use at the studios here. Its been flawless, and easy to modify for various layers if you wish, as the settings work well across 0.20, 0.16(default), and 0.12. Just import it into S3D. File>Import…

  • Thursday March 21

    Artillery 3D Printers

     

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      Check out their Sidewinder X1, the next generation of 3D printers!              


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