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Joined the ranks

Postby martink » Mon Mar 20, 2017 11:22 am

Well, I've now joined the ranks of the 3d printers with the acquisition of a Flashforge Creator Pro on Friday. After the usual batch of (scaled down!!) trial prints, it was time for some more serious experimentation.

The first objective: 4-wheel wagons, starting with the chassis. My first half-way reasonable attempt...

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Re: Joined the ranks

Postby dkightley » Mon Mar 20, 2017 12:17 pm

Hi Martin

Looking good.......

Watch out for an email!!!!


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Re: Joined the ranks

Postby martink » Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:02 am

Found a little bit of time to continue experimenting, this one a CAD script to generate footbridges with arbitrarily complex geometries. Still playing with the settings and supports, so this example is in raw form just as it came off the printer...

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Re: Joined the ranks

Postby dkightley » Sat Mar 25, 2017 10:25 pm

That's seriously impressive, Martin!

Here's my first and only attempt at a printed footbridge from back in 2013:
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Re: Joined the ranks

Postby vinceherman » Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:05 pm

Awesome Martin!
I also have a FF Creator Pro. I havenot tried to print anything for the TGauge set yet.
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