Rostock Mini Pro unboxing 1


I bought Rostock Mini Pro from 3DPrinterCzar at the end of May 2014. You can read more technical details about the printer here.
2014-04-23 14.58.41The box arrived just days after my order. Don’t know why but I expected it would be much larger .

 

rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-01At the top there are five boxes of small parts….
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-02… plus one bag with lots of nuts and bolts.
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-03The big parts are well protected and hidden bellow the first layer.
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-04Visible on the left are 3 NEMA 17 motors , one for each tower and a fourth one hidden on the top left for the extruder.
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-05A PTFE bowden tube with Push Fit Connectors
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-06Acrylic bottom plate , top plate beneath…
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-07…six carbon fibre hollow tubes in the center, six hardened precision tower rods on the right.
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-008The first box contains all plastic parts …..
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-009… all electronics parts are in the second box, visible is one stepper driver…
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-010… Arduino Mega 2650….
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-011… RAMPS 1.4 board ….
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-012…all electronics visible
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-013Yet another box content …
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-014…GT-2 belts and 36-teeth pulleys…
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-015…small tools included…
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-016rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-019
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-017…six 608zz bearings and six LM8UU bearings …
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-018… connectors for the wires….
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-020…12V power charger for RAMPS…

 

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rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-021… J-head MK-IV 0.4mm hotend …
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-022… small 40 mm fan for the hotend, 3 rubber feet for the print bed and Traxxas 5349 u-joints…

 

rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-024… high endstop switches  …
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-025… and everything together…
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-026There is a lot of various bolts and nuts…
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rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-028Nema 17 motor with a gearbox for the extruder
rostock-mini-pro-unboxing-029Three Nema 17 motors for the towers
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and six carbon fibre hollow tubes.

 

And that’s all you need to assemble your own delta 3D printer. It doesn’t seem much now but to me it looked like I was going to assemble a space shuttle. Read about the assembly in the next post.