On Fri, Sep 14, 2012 at 2:17 PM, Eric Y. <ericrobertyo...
> I've got somewhat tentative plans tomorrow morning and if they fall through
> I'll show up at Lestat's.
> On Friday, September 14, 2012 2:03:42 PM UTC-7, Rob Fryer wrote:
>> Hi Dan,
>> Place I have in mind is
>> Lestats coffee shop on Adams in the Normal Heights
>> near the sign.
>> I have no idea if anyone will show up, but the two of us.
>> Coffee is good tho.
>> If you are a mechanical engineer, do not miss a chance
>> to see what Richard Rouse is up to.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Dan Zatta <danz...@gmail.com>
>> To: makerspace-san-diego <makerspace...@googlegroups.com>
>> Sent: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 12:33 pm
>> Subject: Re: New Reprapper
>> Hi Guys,
>> I have been working on a Prusa off and on for a while now. I haven't
>> gotten it up and running yet though. I'm a mechanical engineer, but I
>> don't have much knowledge related to electronics and software. I
>> think it's a really interesting project and it would be great to meet
>> some people with similiar interests.
>> Would you mind telling me the address of the coffee shop?
>> On 9/14/12, Rob <medi...@aol.com> wrote:
>> > I am sure thirsty for a cup of coffee and
>> > to see some familiar faces.
>> > I will try to be at the coffee shop in Normal Heights
>> > 9:30 or 10:00 Sat morning on the chance some of you will turn up.
>> > I have printed on the pro ABS printer at MakerPlace.
>> > It is basically push button from an STL file.
>> > I got good results at .010 layer resolution.
>> > If anyone is interested I would be happy to discuss
>> > trying their designs there. Cost is high $6/cu in.
>> > There is idol talk of their having a RepRap level machine
>> > too. And they could probably use a teacher for that.
>> > Also of interest there is a CNC mill.
>> > There are just starting to get experience with it.
>> > MakerPlace is expensive. I have been in Santa Fe and I am currently
>> > on leave. But I have some things I need to do and
>> > will be starting my membership again.
>> > Rob Fryer
>> > 858 775-4463
>> > medi...@aol.com
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: John Ecker <mrjoh...@gmail.com>
>> > To: makerspace-san-diego <makerspace...@googlegroups.com
>> > Sent: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 6:50 pm
>> > Subject: Re: New Reprapper
>> > If I was just starting of I would go with either the rostock - delta
>> > printer
>> > or the RepRap pro mendel which has a lot of room for upgrades and is
>> > under
>> > $900
>> > On Sep 13, 2012 11:19 AM, "Eric Y." <ericrob...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Okay well maybe people will pipe up in this thread if there's an
>> > interest in
>> > meeting at a Makerplace? You can count me in. Otherwise I'll drop by
>> > your
>> > lab some time.
>> > On Wednesday, September 12, 2012 5:27:25 PM UTC-7, Richard Rouse wrote:
>> > Eric,
>> > Thanks for the link .. yes we do this stuff and its very much the
>> > focal part of our business ... making various random science gadgets.
>> > Please stop by anytime. We have 2 reprappers in the lab right now but
>> > mostly just making testing and making again.
>> > Normally we are there everyday 9to5. I can do later if you have a better
>> > time.
>> > I guess San Diego is sort of less developed as a reprap community
>> > compared to other places, but we had meetings for a while I thought
>> > people would meet up at makerplace. Anyway if there is a shin dig at
>> > makerplace (like on Saturdays wasnt that the day?), I am happy to
>> > bring over a system.
>> > Our lab is pretty fun, I still use the system that the this group
>> > started building when we had a meeting at my lab when it was at UCSD
>> > Hillcrest. That was great fun but when we tried to have the meeting
>> > again ... no one showed up ... I guess they weren't into it, but this
>> > was before makerplace thing started.
>> > If there as a general interest on behalf the group ... then I would
>> > prefer going to Makerplace. But you just want to talk shop compare
>> > systems, then by all means stop by anytime. That would be awesome.
>> > regards,
>> > Richard
>> > On Wed, Sep 12, 2012 at 5:00 PM, Eric Y. <ericrob...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> Richard - I really don't know much at all about this group and if/where
>> >> it
>> >> meets, but I'd be willing to meet up and talk shop sometime if you
>> >> like.
>> >> Your business sounds very interesting to me and I'd love to come by
>> >> some
>> >> day
>> >> and bring the Tantillus along, if you like.
>> >> Looking at your website made me think of this 'chemical printer' (for
>> >> lack
>> >> of a better term) and I figured it might be something that would
>> >> interest
>> >> you if you haven't seen it already:
>> >> http://www.chem.gla.ac.uk/cronin/research.php?t=3D%20Printing
>> >> On Wednesday, September 12, 2012 2:50:25 PM UTC-7, Richard Rouse wrote:
>> >>> thanks eric for heads up about electronics store. I would like to see
>> >>> that machine ...don't know if the group meets up at makerplace but
>> >>> give a shout out if you ever intend to bring it I will try to stop by
>> >>> Richard
>> > --
>> > Richard Rouse
>> > HTS Resources, LLC.
>> > 6450 Lusk Blvd #E103
>> > San Diego CA 92121
>> > 619-846-8291
>> > rjdr...@htsresources.com
>> > www.htsresources.com