Houston Maker Faire

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.

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Print Quality

Recomended Print Settings PLA PLA / Polylactic acid is a bio-degradable thermoplastic most commonly used in most FDM 3d printers. Easy to Print Durable and…
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Nema Motor Mounts

We have a variety of Nema stepper motor mounts, brackets and plates. If you’re looking to build or upgrade a 3d printer or DIY CNC…
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Rapid Event TCT

The RAPID + TCT also know as Rapid Event is a conference that’s known worldwide as North America’s most influential additive manufacturing conference. Industry leaders…
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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 and…
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Core3D Tech tall delta 3d printer at mrrf 2019

MRRF 2019

Midwest Reprap Festival 2019 was wven more than the year before. There were so many more people attending and exhibiting. The venue was packed to…
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SolidCore CoreXY 3D Printer

CoreXY 3D Printer

Modular Scalable Linear Rails Balanced Carriage Pull Enclosure BOM utilizes most available parts All Metal Parts or 3D Printed Z-Axis: Independent Driven or Shared Belt…
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  1. Houston Maker Faire 21

    Shane, the latest files are from 2018, any new updates or learnings you would share?

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    Yeah I’ll check it out….. There should be a step file of the complete assembly. I always keep the WIP…

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    This printer is something I have been searching for a while, with my intention of building a printer for exotic…

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    madiabby123 please share your BOM research, I’m investigating a build as well. If you have completed the build, would like…

  5. Houston Maker Faire 23

    The Igus part numbers don’t line up? They must of changed the part numbers or something. I’ll look into this.…

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