To build a standard Printrbot, follow these instructions, in order. Alignment and calibration will force you to undo your efforts if you just try to throw it together.
If you are planning to print your own components on an existing printer (or know someone with a printer who will print them for you), then you will need the STL files from Thingiverse. If you are assembling a complete kit then you can skip to the next section.
Bill of Materials
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At a minimum you will require the following tools throughout different parts of the build process. Specific steps below will indicate which tools are required, however it will be easiest to have them all on hand and easily accessible:
- 5/16 open end wrench
- Side cutters (a.k.a. wire cutters or dikes)
- Needle nose pliers
- 2.5mm Hex wrench
- Philips screwdriver
- Ruler or some other accurate measuring device
- Light hammer
- X-acto knife or other small razor blade
Base and Table (Y assembly)
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