Lego Man Toilet Roll Holder

Lego Man Toilet Roll Holder

I was looking for something new to print when I came across this awesome over-sized lego man toilet roll holder on thingiverse. Overall I’m fairly pleased with how it turned out. It was quite difficult to find a “normal” yellow filament. Most of the yellow filaments I found seemed to be fluorescent yellow. The one I ended up with was TwoTrees Yellow PLA filament, which although it didn’t look fluorescent in the description, it still has a fluorescent look to…

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Puzzle of Evil Solution

Puzzle of Evil Solution

When I first saw this puzzle I thought to myself, pfft…too easy. How can this be an “evil” puzzle. Naturally, I tried the easy side first and just as I expected….um actually this side is a bit more difficult. Maybe I printed the parts wrong? Do they need to be a certain way up? Man! This is the easy side?? So after a bit of “research” I was able to find the solution to the easy side of the puzzle….

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Barrel Puzzle Donkey Kong Edition Solution

Barrel Puzzle Donkey Kong Edition Solution

Firstly I must say thank you to the designer, Joe Kovell from 3d-printy, of this amazing 3D puzzle and for doing an absolutely amazing job and offering his talented work for free. If you are interested in seeing what else Joe has made you can check him out on thingiverse here. Constructing the print itself was very easy. I printed the main barrel segments in a special wood PLA filament from CC DIY. This was a low temp PLA and…

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3D Printing for Halloween

3D Printing for Halloween

So I recently got back into 3D printing and have been testing out my new Prusa Mini+ printer. I order a couple of rolls of filament with my printer. A Galaxy Black PLA and a Red PETG roll. So far the Galaxy Black PLa has been very easy and reliable to print with. I haven’t had a single failed print, other than my own silly mistakes. While the quality of the Prusa filaments are really outstanding, the killer is in…

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Emma’s 50th Parkrun

Emma’s 50th Parkrun

Today Emma completed her 50th Parkrun event! We are both so proud of her for battling through the cold winter mornings with us to do 5kms every Saturday. Congrats on your 50th Emma! Love Mum & Dad xoxo