I was not sure the printer would work after the move, but it looks like everything works. I’ve been printing parts for the exhaust system. I may also print the hinges for the enclosure. I still need to get the plexiglass for the enclosure and figure the best way to drill the exhaust holes.
We made it though the move, and I’m starting to think about what is needed to get the printer ready to go again. In our old house the printer was in the basement, and because of that a lot of running was needed access it. This time I am going to build an enclosure and…
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We are moving and I have to take a break from making sliders while I focus on other things. Feel free to message me on Reddit, Etsy or here if I can find a way to add my email address. I may be able to start back up in November or December. Hope to see…
Right now I have 12 sliders made, all in matte black. I have enough magnets to make 8 more. I’m not sure if I should make more black or matte blue. If I can get some good photos, I’ll list the black ones tomorrow on Etsy 09/20/22.
I think I have about 17 sliders printed. All in black. Still need to add magnets and assemble.
Check out the slider menu item at the top, or my YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/rXMCkBDqlyw
Here’s a first look at the newest fidget slider
With many of the issues ironed out, I’ve started production of the next release of sliders. They will be version 5. I’ve printed several, but I don’t know when I’ll have enough for release. Each one takes several hours to print.
I’d been struggling with the balance between magnetic strength as it relates to laddering. Finding the right balance was hard, if the magnets were too strong it would not ladder as well. I think I’ve found the solution. In adjusting the magnet spacing I’ve been able to maintain magnet strength with better ladder-ability. The dynamics…