A project log for The Ultimate 3D Printer

Here I update you how I am upgrading and making my Printrbot Simple Metal better and easier to use

Shivam MehtaShivam Mehta 08/06/2016 at 14:480 Comments

If you're familiar with 3D printing, then you must've heard of Octoprint. Octoprint takes your raspberry pi and creates a local server for your printer so you can print from any web browser. You can also hook up a camera so you can see your print from anywhere. I am not going to show you how to setup because there amazing tutorial out on youtube. I used a raspberry pi 3, raspberry pi camera, sd card, micro usb cable and wifi dongle to complete this project.

For the case, I needed something mounted on the bed because the camera cable is short and the camera needs to be mounted on the bed.