- July 6, 2017 at 3:40 am #37591
I had the idea, probably not original, to incorporate a simple woodburner and stumbled across this:
I especially like how the packaging appears to become the work surface.July 6, 2017 at 5:33 am #37600
There’s a post on these forums (look in the gallery) of someone using a woodburner tool on an MPCNC.
As for the Pyroprinter…
$990 for a few steppers and a hot wire.
Claims like “sensor makes fire impossible”.
They also claim that lasers can’t do grayscale, well some lasers can.
Proprietary software, windows only
I like the wire heater, and the simplicity of the design. I think the hot wire is a smart choice. It would be neat to basically use a printer hot end, with a point instead of the nozzle. Then you could set the temp and get pretty consistent temps.July 6, 2017 at 5:47 am #37602
Can you tell how they are moving in Y? It’s hard to see the details but I think it’s rollers, maybe a toothed wheel and stationary rods that act like a belt.July 6, 2017 at 9:34 am #37607
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