Category: OctoPrint

Creating a Vase Profile in Cura and Exporting for OctoPrint

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode thanks to a viewers feedback, we will looking how to create a “vase” profile in Cura to create empty or shell objects. We will then export it, to import it into OctoPrint for the Fabrikator Mini and do a test print of our standard rocket model.

Classic Rocket:
www.thingiverse.com/thing:580192

Classic Rocket (mini Version):
tinkercad.com/things/gToHNzvfuFN

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Fabrikator – TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer – Printing a Rocket with OctoPrint

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be printing scaled rocket to test out the new OctoPrint stand for the Fabrikator – TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer as well a new Cura profile for fine printing. The rocket came from Thingiverse and scaled it down in Tinkercad and will put the link below if your interested in trying on your printer.

Fab-Mini Scaled Rocket:
tinkercad.com/things/gToHNzvfuFN

Fabrikator – TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer Playlist:
www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLInTrkIbj69lIFMBzZxOibE5Uqb1ORvsx

OctoPrint / OctoPi Play List:
www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLInTrkIbj69kf-47MBXjYe05OAj_sIMlQ

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Fabrikator – TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer – Raspberry Pi and OctoPrint Base Ver 2

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be as promised here is Ver 2! Printed in PETG clear this stand is pretty darn cool for mounting the Raspberry Pi running OcotoPrint in the base while supporting the Fabrikator Mini – TinyBoy 3D Printer!

OctoPrint Base for Fabrikator Mini and TinyBoy
www.thingiverse.com/thing:1390388

Handy Links for OctoPrint Hardware:

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Project Board – 1GB RAM – 900 MHz Quad-Core CPU
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Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit (except WiFi Dongle)
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Kootek® Raspberry Pi Wifi Dongle Adapter – 300Mbps Hi-speed
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docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Desktop (Quad Core CPU 900 MHz, 1 GB RAM, Linux)

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Fabrikator – TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer – Raspberry Pi and OctoPrint Base Ver 1

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be looking at Ver 1 of the OctoPrint mount for the Fabrikator – TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer. However this only Gen one so keep an eye out for Ver 2 coming to a YouTube screen near you VERY soon!

OctoPrint Base for Fabrikator Mini and TinyBoy

www.thingiverse.com/thing:1390388

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Project Board – 1GB RAM – 900 MHz Quad-Core CPU
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Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit (except WiFi Dongle)
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Kootek® Raspberry Pi Wifi Dongle Adapter – 300Mbps Hi-speed
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docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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XYZ Printing Da vinci 3D Printers – Print Another Raspberry Pi Case

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be looking another Raspberry case as the Raspberry Pis around here are multiplying like rabbits! SO just a warning, do NOT leave two Raspberry Pi together on a bench over night! First there will be four, then eight and the madness never seems to stop. So for this case I wanted go a little modern minimalist for grins and giggle so let me know what you think!

Raspberry Pi B+ Bumper
www.thingiverse.com/thing:629886

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Project Board – 1GB RAM – 900 MHz Quad-Core CPU
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Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit (except WiFi Dongle)
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Kootek® Raspberry Pi Wifi Dongle Adapter – 300Mbps Hi-speed
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Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Desktop (Quad Core CPU 900 MHz, 1 GB RAM, Linux)

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OctoPrint and OctoPi Basics Series – Sending a Job to OcotoPrint

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be showing you how to send a job to OctoPrint both via drag and drop as well as the upload button. We will then slice it on Cura and send to print on the Fabrikator / TinyBoy Mini 3D Printer in PLA.

Handy OctoPrint / OctoPi Links:
OctoPrint Home Page:
octoprint.org/

OctoPi Disto Download:
octoprint.org/download/

Win32 Disk Imager (for Windows / for MAC use DD):
sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/

Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit — Includes Latest Version Raspberry Pi 2 + User Guide + Case + Power Supply + 8GB Micro SD Card + HDMI Cable + Ethernet Cable + Heatsink:
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CanaKit Raspberry Pi WiFi Wireless Adapter / Dongle (802.11 n/g/b 150 Mbps)
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docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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OctoPrint and OctoPi Basics Series – Importing A Cura Profile

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be show you how to create and import Cura profiles for use in OcotoPrint.

You will need to download and install CuraEngine if you have not:
github.com/Ultimaker/CuraEngine
Handy Links:

OctoPrint Home Page:
octoprint.org/

OctoPi Disto Download:
octoprint.org/download/

Win32 Disk Imager (for Windows / for MAC use DD):
sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/

Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit — Includes Latest Version Raspberry Pi 2 + User Guide + Case + Power Supply + 8GB Micro SD Card + HDMI Cable + Ethernet Cable + Heatsink:
amzn.to/1TgxZlH

CanaKit Raspberry Pi WiFi Wireless Adapter / Dongle (802.11 n/g/b 150 Mbps)
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docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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OctoPrint and OctoPi Basics Series – Accessing OctoPrint

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects!  As in this episode we will be showing how to use your web browser to access OctoPrint and start configuring your printer.

Handy Links:

OctoPrint Home Page:
octoprint.org/

OctoPi Disto Download:
octoprint.org/download/

Win32 Disk Imager (for Windows / for MAC use DD):
sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/

Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit — Includes Latest Version Raspberry Pi 2 + User Guide + Case + Power Supply + 8GB Micro SD Card + HDMI Cable + Ethernet Cable + Heatsink:
amzn.to/1TgxZlH

CanaKit Raspberry Pi WiFi Wireless Adapter / Dongle (802.11 n/g/b 150 Mbps)
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docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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OctoPrint and OctoPi Basics Series – Installing OctoPi Disk Image

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be installing the OctoPi disk image on the micro-USB Card and configuring the the required files to get OctoPrint up and running:
OctoPrint Home Page:
octoprint.org/

OctoPi Disto Download:
octoprint.org/download/

Win32 Disk Imager (for Windows / for MAC use DD):
sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/

Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit — Includes Latest Version Raspberry Pi 2 + User Guide + Case + Power Supply + 8GB Micro SD Card + HDMI Cable + Ethernet Cable + Heatsink:
amzn.to/1TgxZlH

CanaKit Raspberry Pi WiFi Wireless Adapter / Dongle (802.11 n/g/b 150 Mbps)
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docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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OctoPrint and OctoPi Basics Series – Hardware

Please visit www.DIY3DTech.com for more information on this and many other projects! As in this episode we will be looking at the hardware we need to run to the OctoPi distro of OctoPrint and I recommend the Raspberry Pi Ver2 as with OctoPrint you have to run a printer, stream video, power a web server and slice STL files as well do time-lapse videos and so on. So you need a little horse power and the Raspberry Pi ver2 with a quad-core CPU handles all of the very well! Also below you will find a list of suggested to get you OctoPi / OctoPrint based server up and running:

Important Links:

OctoPrint Home Page:
octoprint.org/

OctoPi Disto Download:
octoprint.org/download/

 

Raspberry Pi 2 Up & Running Kit — Includes Latest Version Raspberry Pi 2 + User Guide + Case + Power Supply + 8GB Micro SD Card & adapter-HDMI Cable + Ethernet Cable + Heatsink:
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CanaKit Raspberry Pi WiFi Wireless Adapter / Dongle (802.11 n/g/b 150 Mbps)
amzn.to/1Tgydcz

docooler USB 2.0 12 Megapixel HD Camera Web Cam
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