Current Status - Working
NOTE: This page is about the MendelMax building project. For information on using the Mendelmax, please see 3D Printer
The RepRap is a Reproducing Rapid Prototyper (3d printer). The MendelMax is probably the only reprap strong enough to survive a hackspace for more than a month.
- Build a MendelMax
- 3D print some shit
Phase 1- Frame - COMPLETE
Phase 2- Axes and carriages - COMPLETE
Phase 3- Motors and Drivetrain - COMPLETE
Phase 4- Electronics - COMPLETE
- Phase 5 - Tidying and Tuning
See the spreadsheet at [Google Drive]
If you want to buy a part for the MendelMax, AWESOME! Pick something with the lowest priority number that is showing as unbought, and email the list so it can be marked off.
This is the pinout for the extruder on the 9 pin plug.
1 - Thermistor Pin 1 - Ribbon 1 yellow 2 - Thermistor Pin 2 - Ribbon 1 green 3 - N/C - Ribbon 1 blue 4 - Hot End Pin 1 - Ribbon 1 purple & grey 5 - Hot End Pin 2 - Ribbon 1 white & black 6 - Stepper Black - Ribbon 2 Black 7 - Stepper Green - Ribbon 2 Green 8 - Stepper Red - Ribbon 2 Red 9 - Stepper Blue - Ribbon 2 Blue
The stepper pin-out can be found here