nate of nine

Month: October 2015

DrupalVM + NFS on Ubuntu

DrupalVM + NFS on Ubuntu

DrupalVM is a great project with some very complete documentation. However, for some reason I kept having difficulty getting it to work on Ubuntu despite seemingly straightforward instructions including a reference to DigitalOcean documentation (usually very good) about getting NFS running on Debian/Ubuntu. After a […]

Mediocre Cookies

Mediocre Cookies

NOTE: This post was released after it was written as to not spoil the surprise 🙂 Today was a friend’s birthday, a friend who has obsessively fallen in love with Mad Max: Fury Road. So when I saw this Mad Max cookie cutter on Thingiverse […]

Bats in the House!

Bats in the House!

The kids and I decided to make some decorations for Halloween with the 3D printer. Our first attempt was these cute little bats from Thingiverse. They print flat and then you insert the wings into the flat body so they stand out from the wall […]

Marvin the Monitor

Marvin the Monitor

Last night I wanted to test out tweaking my layer height on my 3D printer. I picked the Marvin Keychain from Thingiverse since it was small and had some details I thought would be a good test. He can hang out on top of my […]