First 3D printer output

Today Kees brought the 3D printer. After setting the dimensions to the correct sizes and recompiling the firmware it moved! "It's ALIVE!"

Accuracy needs to be improved, I do not have homing switches mounted yet so I guestimated the zero positions.

The first question I got from my kids after seeing the head move op 10 cm (G1 X0 Y0 Z100 F9000) was: "What else does it do?"

I took my bloc note, made a sketch and manually programmed the G-codes (with 2 hyper boys next to me testing the limits of my concentration) to show them what this contraption can do more.

Below is the result. Programmed in 15 minutes (with in-between-tests), printed in approx. 4 seconds...


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