After months and versions of prototyping, the Legendary Octosniffle is finally printing. I printed the main components in wood PLA and applied stain and polyurethane to achieve a nice wood-like appearance.
I designed the Legendary Octosniffle around the basic Delta 3D printer geometry, with the following modifications:
- Lead-screw drive vs. a belt drive.
- Magnetic effector joints.
- More printed structural parts vs. purchased parts than in a typical delta printer.
I’ve very happy with the printer’s:
And I’m satisfied with the printer’s:
More to follow.