Feb 1, 2017

How to use your 3d printer as a 2d drawing plotter

Tech2C from Australia made a video on how he uses his 3d printer as a plotter. He attached a pen to his extruder and uses is to draw on a paper. He also goes into how he uses Cura, g-code and various settings to get the best drawing.

Here is the video of the plotter in action:



Tech2C YT channel:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_scf0U4iSELX22nC60WDSg/videos


Here is the pen attached to the extruder:



Here is close up of one of the drawings in process. It's a B-17 Flying Fortress: