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3D Printer Hacking - Carbon as a printing bed surface

This is going to be very experimental and sorry for the short notice :) Since we now have a relatively efficient video stream relaying capability thanks to mjpeg-relay and a highly anticipated set of carbon sheets arrived today, it is time to remove the Kapton-Tape from the the 3D printer and replace it with a 0.5 mm carbon sheet. So, if you're interested, put on some music you like and watch the process live on picoPrint FrameCam Live-Feed.

Carbon suppliers in Germany

One of the most time consuming aspects of many DIY projects is identifying and sourcing materials. Living in a globalized world and having the ability to link everything online has made this a lot easier. Today, it is by far much more convenient and budget friendly to directly shop in Asia, cutting out all of the so called “added value” (which is just a nice euphemism for making stuff artificially expensive to the end user, so that politicians can claim to “create jobs” and society can try to ke…