Firmware

Firmware

If you bought a bundle or electronics board from this site, this is already done.   Firmware Firmware is the program or software “embedded/burned” into the electronics board, this is what translates the gcode into motion in the stepper motors.   Marlin The...
Alex on Hackaday!

Alex on Hackaday!

Alex has been working on his Piper printer idea for a little while, here is his thread. His recent trip to the East Coast Rep Rap Festival with it got him a nice piece on Hackaday. Being partially inspired by the MPCNC it uses conduit and can be made to any size...
Omri Bigetz

Omri Bigetz

Update 6/23/18 MPCNC in the Fashion world….Yup…amazing. UPDATE 10/13/17 Omri Bigetz has shared a slice of his magical Gcode with us. You can plot out a genuine piece of art, and it is amazing to watch almost as if you are watching a person control the...
Dip a toe in the pool, v1pi.

Dip a toe in the pool, v1pi.

OctoPrint, CNC.js, Raspberry Pi, CNC control from your phone… any of those pique your interest? It has never been this easy to try them out. Jeffeb3 (El Heffe) has taken it to the next level of ease, v1pi.   Previously we had Daniel Dunn’s guide, here....
3 New Articles!

3 New Articles!

Ed and Tom are at it again! Three new articles pertaining to the Mostly Printed CNC, in two separate magazines.These guys have a passion for sharing, and I am just lucky enough to have them interested in my CNC platform. I absolutely love they way both of these...
Thomas Sanladerer -Toms3D- MRRF2018

Thomas Sanladerer -Toms3D- MRRF2018

The Midwest Rep Rap Festival was amazing. I didn’t get to see too much, instead I hung out and talked with so many cool people instead. Ron saved me a place to set up Friday afternoon and Barry showed up on Saturday with a bunch of his projects. Thank you both...
New foot.

New foot.

It is finally here, two years later, a new foot. Why, this one is better. Why is it better, more rigid and easy to adjust. Use some number 6 or equivalent screws and washers to hold them down. There are slotted and oversized holes so you can move them around to get...
3 Years of V1 Engineering

3 Years of V1 Engineering

3 years…3 amazing years. I still get up excited to do what I do. I still don’t know what to call it. I tell my friends I have to get some work done…even though it usually does not feel like work. I work longer hours and more days than ever before in...
Circuit Cellar and Ed Nisely

Circuit Cellar and Ed Nisely

The current March 2018 issue of Circuit Cellar has a very informative article in it. Ed Nisley did an in depth look at steppers and drivers. If you have ever been lost as to what effect speed and step rate have on your steppers this should clear it up. This really...
V1 Engineering Shirts.

V1 Engineering Shirts.

The first batch of many shirts to come. Made, fulfilled, and shipped by amazon, prime is available. My job requires me to wear a t-shirt everyday, so I thought I would make them available to everyone that wants one. Some of you may know I have tried several merch...
Dui on HACKADAY!

Dui on HACKADAY!

Dui!!!!! You are an animal! Water cooled hot end, Plasma table / faraday mod, lost PLA cast aluminum parts….. HACKADAY The actual Instructables link. Dui’s forum thread...
Digital Machinist – Ed Nisley

Digital Machinist – Ed Nisley

The new edition of Digital Machinist is out, Volume 12 No.4 Winter 2017. Mr. Ed Nisely has a six page article in there. That article is six glorious pages all about the MPCNC!!!!! I am a subscriber, but my magazine isn’t here yet. I drove 45 minutes to the...
Ed Nisley Knows

Ed Nisley Knows

I have seen Mr. Nisely’s blog “The Smell of Molten Projects In The Morning” a few times now. Just this evening I followed a twitter link and ended up there again. Each time I get lost in the rabbit hole of impressive work, detailed notes, and writing...
Auto Square, Dual EndStops

Auto Square, Dual EndStops

Basics The Dual EndStop firmware update enables unprecedented precision more easily than ever before. Since day one I have never encouraged endstops be used, until now. The Mostly Printed CNC and LowRider CNC are unique in the fact that two of the axes are powered at...
Archim Giveaway -Jason Wins!!!!!

Archim Giveaway -Jason Wins!!!!!

Enter to win a full UltiMachine Archim v1.0a bundle, or if you would prefer I have a MKS SBase v1.3. These are test boards I have and am not using, not brand new but also I would not call them used. I thought it would be fun to run a little contest. If this goes well...
A Unique Idea In 3D Printing.

A Unique Idea In 3D Printing.

A lot of us feel we are pretty smart, we retain information, and we are able to differentiate the fact from the fallacy. The truly gifted thinkers are ahead of all that and blaze a new trail, they provide the information and the new idea for the rest of us to use and...
Jhitesma, Flight Test

Jhitesma, Flight Test

Jason, do you get tired of me saying thank you, I don’t? Thank you so much, for the most recent article you have shared with the community. Thank you for the time you spend developing and testing these ideas that pop up in the the forums and the FT forums. Thank...
Moebeast, Flight Test

Moebeast, Flight Test

Let me start with, Mark, Thank you for this nice article. I received an email pointing me towards this article and a few other details. I was told Moebeast was at flight fest east and not only brought the MPCNC foam cutter edition along but helped in the build area...