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Martian08/12/2017 18:39:12
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Anybody explored the idea of printing a plane as shown on 3dlab.com they really look exciting and accurate ,for prusa i3 compatible printers

Robin Etherton08/12/2017 20:57:36
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Check my blog Easymax001

Martian08/12/2017 22:12:49
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Thanks Robin I've found it interesting stuff the future is exciting

Itisme09/12/2017 08:49:56
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I’ve printed the Stearman Kaydet and ezymax001 both fly quite well

Ian Jones18/02/2018 13:32:52
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What filament have you used Itisme and why did you make that particular choice?

I see you used PLA for Kaydet, doe sthat apply to the others too? I'm very interested in trying appreciate the pros & cons of various materials availble.

Edited By Ian Jones on 18/02/2018 13:42:43

Martian18/02/2018 18:30:30
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3d printer is tempting to print scale parts such as cannons etc

Tony Bennett18/02/2018 20:14:06
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i love my 3d printer.

i print lots of scale details for my models.

Tony B

Itisme18/02/2018 21:03:18
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I just used pla from hobbyking on all the planes i have printed. I just received my mk3 prusa and made the spitfire that’s included with the drivers package, i made a couple of changes to some gcodes to allow printing of invasion stripes, I will put some photos up shortly

Itisme18/02/2018 21:08:06
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Itisme18/02/2018 21:10:49
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Flies quite well, i used the eco setup recommended in the instructions, i used a 4s 2200 hobbyking battery which balanced it perfectly on the cog points printed on the wings

Ian Jones22/02/2018 00:15:03
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So just to be clear, the invasion stripes are different coloured PLA?

Looks brilliant.

Itisme22/02/2018 20:58:24
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Yes the stripes are printed, there is paint on the fuselage fillets where the first white stripe meets the fuselage

oldgit22/02/2018 21:43:42
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anyone got a file to print a spitfire canopy :-

canopy pic.jpg

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