Progress on my Mendel 90 3d printer - Sturdy version

I started on this 6 months ago buying a sub set of parts from the creator nophead of this. I also bought several items in India. After some struggle trying to buy the required fasteners(Vitamins), I couldn't produce several of the fasters required, had to go back to the…

Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time [Quote]

Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time -- Marthe Troly-Curtin 1 …

Migrated my blog to Ghost and DigitalOcean

Migrated my blog today Ghost.org and hosted it in digitalocean.com. I will be customizing the theme shortly but leaving it at the default theme "Casper". Hopefully will blog more this year.…

How to Work Remotely as a Software Developer - by Mark Campbell

How to Work Remotely as a Software Developer. It was a pleasure to read this blog post by Mark Campbell which resonates the same set of ideology and thoughts as mine. Correction: I had incorrectly indicated the author to Matt Gemmell and have corrected it to the right author Mark…

Converting SVN repos to Git

I found the following articles very useful to convert SVN repos to GIT using a script: http://john.albin.net/git/convert-subversion-to-git http://john.albin.net/git/git-svn-migrate The author of the blog has also created a set of scripts available here to ease the process of converting a large…

My attempt to build a Mendel90 RepRap 3d printer

I had repeatedly hit upon the term 3d printers and finally came to a tipping point where I wanted to dig into details to understand more. I started googling and got hooked to RepRap, open source rapid prototyping system that is capable of producing its own parts and can therefore…