Houston Maker Faire 2018
Houston Maker Faire

Maker Faire is a interesting gathering of makers and creative people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do with the maker communnity. If you enjoy technology and the DIY approach to life you’ll fit right in.

  • Engineers
  • Artists
  • Scientists
  • Crafters
Houston Maker Faire

Re:3D Gigabot Large Scale 3D Printer

Gigabot Large Scale 3D Printer

re:3D showcase their new 3d printer pellet extruder. Their printer the Gigabot X is a large scale 3d printer with a optional 3d printer pellet extruder for large scale 3d printing.

re:3d Gigabot 3D Printer
re:3d Gigabot 3D Printer
Gigabot Printer Pellet Extruder
Gigabot Printer Pellet Extruder

3D Printed Violins

Here’s some really cool 3d printed Violins designed and developed by Lune Yang.



We had a chance to check out PolyPrinter. They manufacture and sell fdm 3d printers that have amazing print quality.


Ponytrap Band of Robots

We got a chance to Ponytrap at the Houston Maker Faire 2018. They’re an interesting band of two who play along with robot drummers that they buildt theirselfs. Ponytrap played an awesome show and was a highlight of Houston Maker Faire 2018.

Modular 3D Printer

Modular 3D Printer

3D Printer Food & Chocolate Extruder

3D Printer Food Extruder

Here’s a prototype model of our chocolate extruder. Its more of a experimental paste extruder/injection tool that can be used for foods and other types soft solids or thick resins.

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Houston Maker Faire


For more DIY, maker and 3d printed awesomeness…. check out MRRF.

Duet 3 Mainboard Wiring

Duet 2 vs Duet 3

Duet 3 Mainboard Wiring While a Duet 3 won’t be replacing the Duet 2 anytime soon, it’s a much more professional electronics board that adds a …
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WorkHorse BOM Parts List

Machined Hardware Parts List Machined Hardware Parts 3D DistributedPriceQuantitySourceDocumentationGantry Plates 2pcs w/bearings$ 80.002pcs.3D DistributedFolderX- Axis Carriages 2pcs$ 49.502pcs.3D DistributedFolderY-Axis Carriage 1pc$ 24.501pcs.3D DistributedFolderY-Axis Motor Mount 1pc$ …
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SolidCore CoreXY BOM Part List

SolidCore CoreXY DIY 3D Printer Buy SolidCore Frame Kit Frame Extrusions (350mm Build Volume)QuantityDescriptionSource$ Each$ TotalDocumentationFrame Extrusions2020 T-SlotZylTechFrame Size List570mm Long6Vertical (Tall)ZylTechFrame Size List430mm Long3Vertical (Z-Axis Rail)ZylTechFrame …
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Rapid Event TCT

Rapid + TCT Although there are many 3d printing and additive manufacturing conventions, there is nothing better than Rapid Event. The RAPID + TCT conference, also …
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Railcore 3D Printer

We first discovered RailCore Labs and their beautiful corexy design at MRRF 2019. The Railcore 3d printer was designed by designed by Tony Akens …
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Linear Rails

MGN12-H Linear Rail Are linear rails better? Linear rails produce a high degree of accuracy and stability compared to round rods with linear bearings. They have better …
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Workhorse 3D Printer

3D Printers

WorkHorse 3D Printer: A modular lead screw driven but very fast printer with a large build volume and fixed bed.
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    What’s the current status on complete SolidCoreXY kits? Are they available yet? Can we get custom kit with different build…

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    How Much? Do you do custom print jobs? I want to print or have printed 5 full size drum shells,…

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    Hi. Could you send a list of whats needed (not just a basic kit, i mean a complete kit with…