Should be possible, as you have a makerspace, to combine a couple of smaller ovens into a larger one.
Or maybe even to build something custom out of them to specifically fit the project.
This might meta-solve the problem, as Nepal is probably not the only community with only small ovens.
I have seen it done before. If you like I can dive…[Read more]
I am also still working on opening up my first version of the extruder (Multistruder) as open source the idea is that it is supposed to be a injection machine and a high quality filament extruder all in one machine. I am adding the feedback loop for diameter control and the option to work as an injection moulder currently. But that one you should…[Read more]
This is the current one that i am working on. I need to add production grade screw however i lost access to my 4th axis add on to make a custom screw for it so i am going to use modified wood auger for now. Currently i have the winder and spooler working. I am now working on getting my working…[Read more]
Just a thought, but would maybe a ‘Free items, get them while they are hot’ -topic in the Forum also be a start?
You can’t remove a listing, but you can edit it when it’s gone (sold? how do you sell something free?).
Reactions only by PM?
Or a ‘flag’ (like “REMOVED ITEM” within the text (or as the whole text)) so the listing and its…[Read more]
-Are plastic fumes dangerous: yes, especially when burned.
-Are the machines ‘kids safe’: no, not as they are
Once there is A Faq all the things that can be done will also be listed of course.
Luckily regarding the safety there is a kind of Catch-22 in place:
If you’re not a trained proffesional, you won’t be able to…[Read more]
Steven Mosbrucker replied to the topic How much cross section area can cut this shredder? in the forum Machine development 53 minutes ago
thanks. Yea i have been away for a while because of universtiy. But i actually just graduated yesterday for mechanical engineering so i do plan on being on here more often and spedingmore time on stuff such as this and The Green Engineers.
so that goes to about .25″ x .25″. thats not that bad. most of everything that is shredded is waterbottles…[Read more]
Weekly update #1
The goal for this week was to meet stakeholders and to find a workspace. We are happy to share that we’ll work at Nepal communitere; where we can use an container and an equipped makerspace.
We aim on gathering all the material to build the compression this week. We’re now facing a challenge: “european sized” ovens are rare in…[Read more]
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