I uploaded an initial build manual for the 3D printed Curta Calculator!
Curta Build Manual Progress I have been pretty busy building out a second Curta.
This is just a quick post to say that I have released a BOM and the STL files to allow you to print your own Curta!
Completing Assembly of My 3D Printed Curta Completed Curta on my workspace
I applied for and received an invitation to the Charlotte Mini Maker Faire !
Transmission shafts As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.
Much more printing I have done a lot more printing since I posted last.
Time for change I changed jobs and moved to the home of the Carolina Panthers last year and have been busy getting settled in the new house.
Tolerances in OnShape I waited through two updates to OnShape and decided that I needed to stop waiting on them for features.
Curta Part Strength at Scale I ordered parts from Shapeways to check the clearances I determined for moving parts and to see and feel the strength of their plastic.
Modeling Refinements In part 2 I finished modeling the parts for the Curta.
Initial Modeling Complete I completed modeling all parts for the Curta Type I from the engineering drawings.
The Backstory I have been bitten by the 3D printing bug.