MakerBot Print is our newest print-prepration software, which supports native CAD files and STL assemblies,
allows you to interact with all your printers via the Cloud, and many other exciting new features.
Whew! After a solid 2hrs of removing supports and 4hrs printing finally got one printed out that looks alright at 60% scale. I wanted it keychain sized for fidgeting with and budget reasons. Surprisingly considering how coarse the thread is, even though I removed ALL supports, it won't rotate, the tolerance between the gears is just too small to allow enough free rotation at 60% scale. I'd need hands made out wrenches to get it to rotate correctly, even with the gears in the correct conformations. Still, really cool!
Replicator 2, 0.1mm layer height, PLA, with autogenerated supports and raft