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Peak Nerd! Installing RAMPS on a Wanhao i3+ / Cocoon Create

Peak Nerd! Installing RAMPS on a Wanhao i3+ / Cocoon Create

I spent most of my day installing open-source hardware in my 3D printer. Have I achieved Peak Nerd? Anyway, here’s some information about connecting the RAMPS board to the ribbon cable that goes to the hotend of a Wanhao i3+ aka Cocoon Create, also known as the printer that Aldi was selling a few weeks Continue reading Peak Nerd! Installing RAMPS on a Wanhao i3+ / Cocoon Create

ChookRobot – an automatic chook door system

ChookRobot – an automatic chook door system

Melbourne, Australia is, apparently the fox capital of the world. So round here chooks have to be locked up at night in a secure coop. And sadly, we’ve lost a couple of our hard working girls when I forgot to lock the door at night. Since machines never make mistakes I’ve built an automatic door Continue reading ChookRobot – an automatic chook door system