About the GCodePrintr category

(Michael K Johnson) #1

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(Mathias Dietz) #2

This community is about #GCodePrintr and #GCodeSimulator.

GCodePrintr is an App to control your 3D printer from your favourite Android device and print from it.
Features:
*3D Printing from any Android device - PC less printing
*Connect to a printer using USB OTG/Host port
*Supports wireless printing over Bluetooth
*Load your own gcode file and start a real print from your Android device.
*Touch screen printer control interface (X,Y,Z Movement, Heat, Fan,…)
*Support for SD Card printing (upload, list files, autostart print)
*Easily modify speed during print and see how it impacts the print time.
*Layer by layer visualization and print simulation
*Show details like estimated time, speeds, filament usage, cost,…
*Printing is done in background (Android service)
*Small web interface to remotely view print status.
*Remotely stream the video of your builtin webcam (requires IPWebcam App)
*Receive print object from PC over network
**Use Gcode Simulator for PC to send files from PC directly to your Android tablet to print them.
*Works with many 3D printers (like Reprap, PrintrBot, Ultimaker, Makibox, Solidoodle, Robot3d, Multec Multirap,…).
*Works with multiple firmwares (Sprinter,Marlin,Smoothie,…)
*Support for various printer options (bedsize, baudrates, reset, flip x/y axis,
*Multiple UI Themes (black colorful, gray, autumn, blue fade)
*This version offers full printing support.

GCodeSimulator is an App for Android and PC to simulate a 3D print. The Android version can also connect to a printer and do manual controls.

Feel free to post feature requests, problem reports or just success messages on this community.

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