Yellowstone / Grand Teton NP Pics
I finally was able to make it through my pics from Yellowstone and Grand Teton NP from Sept. It was a truly amazing trip and some of the images I captured are some of my favorites I’ve been able to … Continued
JK3D.us and Travel
This summer with the launch of JK3D.us and various “kinda post pandemic/vaccine” travel, I have had zero time to work on this blog or document much. JK3D.us keeping me busy JK3D.us has been very busy since August, and has kept … Continued
Back to back Motorcycle trips in 2021 Pt:1
First of 2 trips in Spring/Summer of 2021. This one to Monument Valley, UT for a couple days and 1600mi of riding
Motorcycle Upgrades and Lasers and Lights!
JK3D Shipping around the world, Making custom laser engraved marketing good for local businesses, and Many motorcycle upgrades including some shiny new Ohlins goodies.
Learning, Growing, and Figuring out how to run my own small business.
JK3D.us was “started” last year sometime; I bought a domain, hosting, installed WordPress, and then did nothing about it for close to a year while I worked to figure out what it was going to be. Everything seems simple at … Continued
A year later in the pandemic, JK3D in full swing, Printer Upgrades, more Resin fun, Printed ventilation ducts, Motorcycle updates… all the things.
Since the last post a lot of progress has been made on many different areas. JK3D is doing business, A year of pandemic life, printer upgrades, custom ventilation setups, motorcycle updates, etc…
MSLA Printing, Pi’s, JK3D.us is live
Over the last few weeks I’ve been doing a lot of work to not only get my workflows down solid for eventually ramping up JK3D.us as a side business, but also expanding my knowledge and capabilities in the world of … Continued
Custom automated alignment laser for K40
So with the launch of JK3D (more on that in a future post) I was testing my laser engraver/cutter on etching my logo into 3D printed parts. In most cases that will be easier/higher quality/and more discrete than 3D printing … Continued
Heat deforming, E3D Hemera Installed, and fixings!
Feeling the heat, and soft plastic? After the last post, days after, I had an unfortunate failure develop in the printer. After precisely calibrating the machine so that the extruders were perfectly aligned again and had zero Z offset, I … Continued
Rebuilding the X Axis of the printer, and Passive chamber heating macro design
Back in May of 2020 I declared that the new big printer I designed was done. Well, it was mostly done. From the initial design, and build out it was, but there were a number of small design issues I … Continued
Back to Printing
Happy New Year! With the end of 2020, and the cold months rolling around there isn’t much to do other than watch TV and fret about what 2021 is going to bring. With that I am trying to fix and … Continued
A Pandemic Adventure – The Video of the 2020 Trip.
I finished my project of compiling all the video from the trip into a nice video of the trip. Its been 5+ years since I last did a ride like this or a video project, so I was a bit … Continued