Wii Nunchuck and Arduino Mega 2560

I thought it would be cool to hook up a Wii Nunchuck to my Arduino.  Who knows how I could use this - a servo rotating, an RC car, RC Submarine, almost anything I guess.Well, I tried multiple different programs...and only one that worked correctly.  I'm a simple developer, I like to plug in code …

Filament reclimation timeframe

I've been looking at filament reclimators (I'm just going to keep making up words.)The Lyman extruder looks very promising at producing approximately 8" per minute.  My math is horrendous on almost any level so I relied on googling the answer (http://forums.reprap.org/read.php?1,143878,143878,quote=1) I don't know how accurate the math is, but it's better than mine... so …

3D Printer comparisons, Google Glass, Leap Motion

In the last year I have reviewed a lot of 3D printers.  I have looked at variables from print deck sizes, speed of printing, quality of printing, number of printer heads, size of filament that can be used, and tens of tiny details.  My printer of choice is going to be the Printrbot Plus (http://printrbot.com/shop/plus/) …