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Laser Cutting a Prusa i3 Frame

http://www.makergeeks.com/pri3frkitlac.html - Makergeeks.com is Laser Cutting a Prusa i3 Frame on their new Laser CNC Machine!! Buy one today here: http://www.makergeeks.com/pri3frkitlac.html Prusa i3 Frame Kit - Laser Cut So you know you can buy all your Prusa i3 printed parts (here) from MakerGeeks.com and you know you can buy all your electronics and such for your RepRap build from MakerGeeks.com (here) but till now you couldn't buy your laser cut parts - we always had to send that out and have another 3rd party do that. Until NOW... MakerGeeks.com now has a brand new shiny laser CNC machine and we can't think of a better way to use it other than to make our own Prusa i3 Frame Kits - well that and find some sharks to attach the laser tube to!! ;)
You'll receive everything you need to put the frame together (please see picture to the left for what's included, you'll receive all the wooden parts for a Prusa i3 RepRap Build) - we are very excited to be able to offer t…

Laser Cut Spool Holders

http://www.makergeeks.com/ - These are some great Spool Roll Holders from http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:38451 - the MakerGeeks.com shop just upgraded to a new 150w laser CNC machine so we are busy finding and cutting new stuff for you, the maker!! Hope you enjoy this great spool holder... learn more under the "laser cut parts" section on http://www.makergeeks.com/3dprsphokit.html



3D Printing Filament Jams... the Easy Fix

PTFE Tubing - 3D Printer Hotend Tubing Item# PTFE-Tubing Regular Price: $9.95 MakerGeeks Price: $2.95 4 Inches: for 1.75mm filamentfor 3.00mm filamentAvailability: Usually ships the next business day MakerGeeks Description PTFE Tubing - 3D Printer Hotend Tubing 3.00mm PTFE / OD = 6.25mm / ID = 3.40mm
1.75mm PTFE / OD = 4.00mm / ID = 1.90mm
We offer this great PTFE Teflon tubing which has an operating temperature of 500 F. It is used to lead filament from the cool end into the hot end and prevent leaking. A lot of 3D printer manufactures have switched over to a much cheaper version of PTFE tubing and the ID (inside diameter) is much tighter so you'll notice that your filament will jam and bind VERY easy... with our PTFE you'll be able to run ANY filament on the market without jamming issues since our inside diameter is of the proper tolerances... enjoy the upgrade!! Please pick which filament size your hotend is and we'll ship you 4 inches (101mm) of the appropriate size; if yo…

Duplicator 5 3D Printer - 12" x 8" x 24" Massive Build Area

Duplicator 5 3D Printer - 12" x 8" x 24" Massive Build Area Item# duplicator5-3d-printer Regular Price: $5,995.55 MakerGeeks Price: $3,950.50 Availability: Usually ships in 2-3 weeks (No reviews) Be the first to Write a Review MakerGeeks Description

How to Use Ninja Flex PLA on a MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer

How to Use Ninja Flex PLA on a MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer

NinjaFlex's unique flexibility and smooth feeding characteristics enable you to create in ways you never thought possible. Open a world of possibilities, limited only by your imagination. NinjaFlex, a cutting-edge filament for 3D printers, is a specially formulated thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) that produces flexible prints with elastic properties. Patent pending technology allows for smooth feeding and clean, high-quality printed parts. Features: Filament shore hardness of approximately 85AConsistent diameter and material properties provide reliable, high quality printsPatent pending technology allows for smooth feedingLow tack, low CoF exterior allows smooth feed through filament guidesHigh elasticity and excellent abrasion resistanceExcellent build platform adhesion and bonding between layersREACH and RoHS 2002/95/EC Directive Compliant1.75mm filament spool = .50 kg3.00mm filament spool = .75 kgProcessing Guidelines: Re…