Simple 3D Scanner pieces

I have an Arduino driver board and I wanted to print a turntable so that I could scan objects.  I decided that my first "real" print would be a base and table for a stepper motor so I could scan http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:37222This isn't all.  I need to design a better base, make a way to assemble …

Printrbot PLUS Notes

Build notes aplenty the biggest thing to remember is that when you are building the video switches from overhead front to the photos in the instructions being behind to the side.  So if you're spatially oriented/aware like I am this can prove to be very disorienting.  I made a mistake on step five or six …

Seedstudio TFT Touch Shield + Arduino MEGA

I was having some issues with my Touch Shield displaying content.  It worked just fine capturing touch, but not displaying graphics.The first thing I did was go to: http://www.seeedstudio.com/wiki/2.8%27%27_TFT_Touch_Shield_V1.0In the first paragraph is a link to the Adafruit Touch Screen Library to download.At the bottom is a link to the TFT Touch Shield libraries.zip to download.I downloaded both …

Stepper Motor and Arduino Motor Shield

I was moving along on the 3D scanner and I needed to wire up the stepper motor.  I bought this stepper motor #324 from Adafru.it - it seems to be a great motor.  I bought a motor stepper driver from sparkfun, but I never hooked it up, nor soldered the pins I needed to it.You …