Category Archives: Upgrade

Working Robot – Makerbot #3978

This is Makerbot #3978 I put it together at the end of March 2011, and have made a number of upgrades since. Wire Clips (7673) keep the wires tidy. Support bracket for Y idler (7022) prevents the acrylic from cracking … Continue reading

Posted in MakerBot, Robot Parade, Upgrade | 1 Comment

Built Today 110627

Today, I said goodbye to my ABP and hello to an AL-HBP When I made my Makerbot (#3978) I wondered who wouldn’t use the ABP. It sounded great! A belt which you print on, which could then transport the part … Continue reading

Posted in Build, MakerBot, Upgrade | Leave a comment

Built today 110620

Tore down and rebuilt the X stage. I read about the pain of tearing down the x-stage, but for some reason, thought it wouldn’t affect me. No problem. I’ll just be able to pop out the x-stage rods and slip … Continue reading

Posted in Build, MakerBot, Upgrade | Leave a comment