Design groups are currently working on solidifying models in preparation of our Critical Design Review with NASA on December 4th. With Thanksgiving approaching, we are getting hungry for turkey, but are staying focused on perfecting our presentation.…
Preliminary Design Review Astounds NASA
November 7, 2013 - Badger COMET met with NASA to present a preliminary design of their collapsible FDM 3D printer. Individuals from NASA gave praise to the design along with crucial feedback to drive the future design components. THe next scheduled meeting with NASA is set for early December with a Crucial Design Review.
Project Details Updated
Check out our project details page for updated specifications concerning our design. Photos of our current design iteration should be uploaded within the next month as well, so check back for that.
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Thursday, 11/21/2013 - Critical Design Review Preparations
At the NASA Preliminary Design Review on November 7th, the team presented our current notional design. Everyone did a great job presenting their topics which included: updated subsystem designs, schedules, budget and outreach. It was very beneficial having design questions answered by NASA staff from across the country.Click on photo for a higher resolution picture
Thursday, 11/7/2013 - Preliminary Design Review Preparation
The team is preparing for the Preliminary Design Review with NASA on November 7th.
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Team members have been using the MakerBot Replicator 2 to further understand the basic mechanics of 3D printing. In addition, we have been testing various print fabrics for a foldable print table. Check out this awesome time lapse video of the MakerBot building a 3D model of city landscape!
video credit: MakerBothttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkppg84hxZg