Cloud Polar 3d

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Cloud Polar 3d.jpg
Owner/Loaner: Hive13
Hive13 Asset Tag: None
Make/Model: Polar 3d (google)
Arrival Date: ??
Does it work?: Yes
Certification Needed?: No
Contact: Fab Lab Warden
Floorplan: 1A


Donated by Bill Steele. Please do not attempt to adjust any mechanical pieces on this machine!!

Uses 1.75mm PLA as a printing material. Other materials may have been tested. Ask around!

This Polar is similar to the original Polar, except that it connects via

The polar has problems with connecting to the internet sometimes if the power plug is pulled. The light up "Polar 3D" on the printer can help display it's current status. When the '3D' is White, it's connected to the cloud.

Work Log

  • 1/25/16- Not working. The internal raspberry pi isn't booting. The SD card apparently became corrupt. Bill should be bring a replacement down this week.
    • 1/26/16 Working. The sd card was fine, the raspberry pi was fried. The printer is now operational.