Printer calibration issues resolved?

As it turns out, the y axis belt was not tight enough, so the belt teeth were slipping while the motor was turning. After discovering this, tightened the belt and every print has been amazing since! I'm hoping to start...

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The printer is finally assembled

I was finally able to finish putting the 3d printer together, but the prints have not turned out so well. I'm not exactly sure what the problem is, but I've met a lot of people in the BB-8 Builders...

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The printer is almost fully assembled

After finally receiving the frame, I was able to begin assembling the printer. I should have this assembled and printing soon!

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We ordered a 3d printer off Chinese Ebay

Alright, well, not exactly Chinese Ebay. But we almost did. This was just normal ebay with the seller based in China. We found a printer that was $5 cheaper and would arrive a lot sooner (it was the exact...

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I finished gluing all the pieces together

All of the dome pieces have been glued! There is still a lot to sand, but as the glue seems need to be sanded, there was not point in getting the dome 100% smooth on the first go. Below is...

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I’ve started gluing BB-8 dome parts

I've started gluing the parts together! I've spent roughly 20 hours sanding the different pieces using anywhere from 60 grit to 1000 grit (all by hand). The parts have started to become extremely smooth, but I did notice that there...

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BB-8 dome parts have arrived

Today the BB-8 dome parts have arrived! As I currently do not have a 3d Printer,  I had to order the parts from another member of the BB-8 Builders Club on Facebook. There is a list of 'approved' people that...

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