Conversion of Prusa to Wax 3-D printer

These are the parts needed to convert a Mendel Prusa to a wax 3-D printer

3D printer parts and enhancements


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For Free Access to Academic Paper "Open-source Wax RepRap 3-D Printer for Rapid Prototyping Paper-Based Microfluidics," see

Full BOM and instructions here:

Example of what you can do with it:

Materials and methods

Full BOM and instructions on Appropedia. Developed in collaboration with N. C. Anzalone (SCAD), and C. L. Heldt (Application).

Also included are the scad files/libraries and dependencies.



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