The next thing should be a fractal. Just because.
Wednesday, 16 September 2009
My first drawing is complete
In an act of utter self-glorification, I made the first thing to be written by the 2D repstrap be the first letter of my name (also, it was only orthogonal lines). After some as just unexplained problems with the Y stage refusing to start, and a slightly wobbly fastening of the Sharpie, it indeed made a letter L (in Blocky Outline 83 point or so). I have now successfully programmed and output something with my RepStrap! Woohoo!
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