Mendel Background

RepRap Mendel

In the summer of 2010, the Computer Science Mechatronics lab at UVic got its hands on a plastic extruding 3D Printer: version 2 of the RepRap project called Mendel.

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Uploading Techzone Gen 3 Mendel Firmware

Uploading firmware for the Mendel generation 3 electronics is documented, but tends to be written for 2010. Things have changed a bit since then and this post describes the steps to upload firmware to the RepRap MB v1.2 Techzone Remix board. Uploading firmware for the extruder controller is not discussed, as our Mendrel does not use the extruder controller.

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