Proxying MJPEG video for broadcast with Octoprint

by on January 4, 2016

I just set up Octoprint on a Raspberry Pi to manage my Rostock Max V2 3D printer. You can view the webcam, timelapses of existing prints, and other cool stuff at: http://3dprinting.thedoble.com Problem is that even at extremely low resolutions, my internet connection can’t handle more than one person accessing the webcam. My goal was […]

3D Printed Hexicopter Prototype 1

by on September 19, 2015

I love my Vampire hexicopter. It’s been an awesome airframe, extremely reliable, it looks awesome, and it gets fantastic video. It’s main drawbacks are it’s size and it’s flight time. The Vampire takes up most of my car boot, and it’s too big to take on a plane unless you invest in an $800 flight […]

When it all goes wrong …

by on June 4, 2015

I had my first problem with my new Delta 3D printer today. I was messing around with some of the settings, mostly relating to extrusion amount, retraction and speed. I found some settings online that someone else had posted and  adjusted my existing settings to match. Then I did something silly. I started a print […]