Maker Society

[Spring 2019] BUILD Series 3D: RepRap Printers

What is the BUILD Series 3D?

If you’re interested in building a 3D printer, you’ve come to the right place. The LONG BEACH MAKER SOCIETY will help guide participants through the process of building their very own printers from the beginning of soldering to the end of calibration. The BUILD Series will consist of 4 build days (two Saturdays and Sundays) where LBMS Officers will be facilitating the build process (additional assistance will be available depending on the progress of the build).

The 3D BUILD Kit includes everything you need to build your own RepRap Prusa i3:

  • RAMPS DIY Kit Complete w/ Pre-Solder SMT and Arduino Mega
  • E3D V6 Lite Hot End Kit 1.75mm w/ .4mm Nozzle
  • LBMS NEMA 17 Extruder Kit w/ Hobbed Bolt
  • LBMS Prusa i3 Hardware Kit
  • LCD Control Screen
  • LED Lights
  • Spool Holder
  • Timing Belts
  • 5 Stepper Motors + 2 Pulleys
  • PCB Heat Bed + Auto Leveling Sensor
  • Wiring & Tubing
  • Printed Parts
  • Power Supply
  • Sample of PLA plastic for test cube

Important Dates

  • Saturday, March 2nd – Registration and Payment DEADLINE
  • Saturday, March 2nd – First BUILD Day (Frame)
  • Sunday, March 3rd – Second BUILD Day (Hardware)
  • Saturday, March 9th – Third BUILD Day (Wiring)
  • Sunday, March 10th – Fourth BUILD Day (Firmware/Calibration/Tutorial)
  • Additional time can be scheduled via appointment (no additional cost)

Sign-up for BUILD Series 3D – Spring 2019!

Important Links

Troubleshooting Your Printer/Prints Links

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