Tutorial: Running Klipper on a Windows PC (Using WSL)

If you happened upon this article or series of articles from some point in the future you may wonder why I and many others invested so much time into finding ‘things’ that could run Klipper. Well remember that COVID thing? At this point in time most of the world is past the national lock downContinue reading “Tutorial: Running Klipper on a Windows PC (Using WSL)”

V0 Electronics Bay Cooling – Fannypack Zero

I’m sure quite a lot of you, as owners of a Voron Zero, will have seen this message appear at some point in time. Now as it states it is a soft limit but there is a reason computer nerds spend a lot of money on good cooling setups for their rigs. Electronics work betterContinue reading “V0 Electronics Bay Cooling – Fannypack Zero”

FLY Gemini review

Intro With the huge popularity of Klipper (which mandates the need of a single board computer [SBC]) and Rep Rap Firmware (Transitioning towards the same architecture as Klipper), the need for sourcing an SBC alongside your printer controller board has become the norm. Currently, the world supply chain for the ever-popular Raspberry Pi series isContinue reading “FLY Gemini review”

Fly Gemini Board: Adding a webcam stream

Before I published my final review of the Fly Gemini board (Available from Aliexpress) I wanted to really check what the Core side was capable of (on paper it should be similar to a raspberry pi a) and typically my experience is that it is the webcam support that lets down the less capable boards.Continue reading “Fly Gemini Board: Adding a webcam stream”

Fly Gemini (V1) Voron 0.1 install

WARNING: This guide is only for the V1 version of the board. Use the post on configuring the V2 for the Voron 0 if you need to configure a V2 board. The steps here will not work on the V2. Intro Have you heard there is going to be a mellow collaboration with formbot onContinue reading “Fly Gemini (V1) Voron 0.1 install”

Fly Gemini (V1) Klipper Mainsail install

WARNING: This guide is only for the V1 version of the board. Use the start of the post on configuring the V2 for the Voron 0 if you need to configure a V2 board. The steps here will not work on the V2. Intro The FLY Gemini takes the Raspberry Pi and 3d printer controllerContinue reading “Fly Gemini (V1) Klipper Mainsail install”

Mellow Super Infinity HV Control Board (Part 1- unboxing)

Today I am doing parts 1 of my review of the Mellow Super HV control board. It’s a 32 bit board with WiFi, 8 stepper driver slots and, the key new feature, the ability to use much higher voltage inputs for the stepper drivers. It is compatible with Marlin, RepRapFirmware and Klipper and has anContinue reading “Mellow Super Infinity HV Control Board (Part 1- unboxing)”