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 SolidCore 350mm x 350mm BOM350mm x 350mm x350mmQuantityDescriptionSource$ Each$ TotalDocumentationFrame Extrusions2020 T-SlotZylTechFrame Size List570mm Long6Vertical (Tall)ZylTechFrame Size List430mm Long3Vertical (Z-Axis Rail)ZylTechFrame …
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Gantry 3D Printer

Ball Screw 3D Printer Ball Screw 3D Printer – Fixed Bed / Moving Gantry The original design goal of the Workhorse 3D Printer was to design a …
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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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*For Complete Transparency* It’s been taking up to two months to ship out SolidCore Kits to the first users. The official release will be 5/4/21. …
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    Great product, shipping time is a bit long. But the actual quality of the carriage is A+. I’m not using…

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    Hello Shane, looking at SolidCore Printer Parts Kit. Is this complete kit or would require more ( Top plates, metal…

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    Hi where can I find the files for the new idler mounts? the new version aren’t include on thingverse and…