Posts Tagged with 'hot-glue-gun'

3-Doodler (i.e. the 3-D printing pen) tear down

Last Friday, I had a rare occurrence of a filament jam with my 3-Doodler. I suspect it was in part to my switching from PLA to ABS which caused the issue. The filament refused to eject from the pen, so I decided to pop the screws and see the guts of the 3-Doodler.

Below are some pics I snapped while getting out the offending stuck material: Read more »

Cheap'o CD-ROM holder LED light diffuser

This past Monday night, I came across a CRUFT pile accumulating from an undisclosed member at Artisan's Asylum.

What's CRUFT you ask? Short Story ... CRUFT is essentially stuff (typically old/junk electronics) someone doesn't want. A Cruft hack is the operation of taking said "junk" and turning it into something else, or demonstrating an idea or testing an experiment. Read more »