The paintbot is pretty much a generic CNC build which is using a paintbrush instead of a milling head or a laser. I wanted to be as versatile as possible in case I use it later for something different then painting.
Here is a time-lapse made with it:
The full build is in more detail in my project blog on project blog – vialps .
I also went over the whole machine in a youtube video: Paintbot overview video – vialps
You can use pretty much every openbuilds machine to make a painting since the software I wrote for this is available on thingiverse: paintCam - paint with your printer by alex7786
new GUI and upload to Thingiverse – vialps
I would love to see other people use their openbuild machines to do something like that:
Paintbot painting cnc
Custom painting machine in designed and wrote the software for. Paintings are with acrylic color on canvas
- Build License:
- CC - Attribution - CC BY
Reason for this BuildWe needed a picture in our living room ;-)