ATLAS 3D Models Available on Thingiverse
The printable models for ATLAS 3D are now available on Thingiverse at http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1280901. Thingiverse offers an unique environment including real-time 3D previews and downloads of all the models.
ATLAS 3D Now Available Online!!
ATLAS 3D and the new Kit Enclosure are on sale now in the Murobo store - http://store.murobo.com
Shipping Complete and Next Steps!!
We Made It!!
It was quite a journey but we made it! All of the ATLAS 3D kits that we received address information for have been shipped aside from only a... Read more
Final Batch of Lasers Arriving Tomorrow!!
Last week 500 more lasers came in and we have been shipping ATLAS 3D kits out in a hurry! Already, they are arriving at homes, kits are being assembled, and... Read more
Lasers are here and We are Shipping!!
The next batch of 500 lasers came in today. This is enough for 250 more kits and will take us through all of the remaining Core kits and into the... Read more
Shipment #3 Update 4
We have received word from the supplier that 500 more lasers will be shipped to us next Tuesday and the remainder a week thereafter.
Shipment #3 Update 3
I spoke to the laser supplier today and they have roughly 150 lasers that they will ship out right away but are still determining the time table for the rest.
Shipment #3 Update 2
The lasers were supposed to have arrived on the 10th and did not show up. This was quite surprising to me because I had been in near constant... Read more
Shipment #3 Update
I received an update from the laser supplier that the final shipment of lasers should arrive on the 10th of this month. This shipment has enough lasers for all of... Read more
The Lasers are In!!!
The shipment of lasers are in and they look great!
These lasers have full length lead wires thus eliminating the possibility of bad crimp connections and they also feature a... Read more
Lasers Update #2
The promised delivery date from the laser supplier has come and gone, so I contacted them again. The lasers are custom tailored for ATLAS 3D and this caused an unexpected... Read more
The batch of lasers did not come in when expected so the Friday shipments have not gone out yet. I have contacted the supplier and he assures me that it... Read more
On Schedule Shipping and Serial Numbers
April and May Shipments
We are still on schedule and things are moving along very rapidly here. All of the April and May kits have been sent out. If you... Read more
New ATLAS 3D Software Features
Version 1.5 of the ATLAS 3D software (FreeLSS) has been released with the changes listed below. Backers of ATLAS 3D that are using the supplied SD card or downloadable SD... Read more
Shipping has Begun and Real-time Scan Preview!!
Shipping has Begun!
We have begun shipping the April rewards. If you are an April backer you should have received a survey to input your shipping information. Please complete it... Read more
Video Assembly Instructions Completed, Software Enhancements, and Status Update
Video Assembly Instructions
The video assembly instructions have been completed. These instructions guide the backer through the full assembly of the ATLAS 3D scanner. It is included below and on... Read more
ATLAS 3D Public Forum
Our friends at soliforum.com have created a public forum for the ATLAS 3D and FreeLSS community. Feel free to submit posts related to ATLAS 3D hardware, software, and configuration there.... Read more
The First Batch of Motors Have Arrived
The first batch of 650 stepper motors have arrived today securely packed in form fitting foam in boxes of 60 motors apiece. Everything seems OK with them so far but... Read more
The First Batch of Lasers Have Arrived
The first batch of laser line modules have arrived. However, there is an issue with the quantity. We have only received 200 of the 500 lasers that were ordered. I... Read more
Backers List Posted to the Murobo.com Website
The Kickstarter names of the ATLAS 3D backers has been listed on a thank you page of the murobo.com website. Please message me if you would like your name edited... Read more
Initial PCB's, RPi 2, New Motor Driver, Modified Steps Per Revolution, and Next Steps
Initial PCB's Received
As noted in the previous update, numerous enhancements were made to the ATLAS 3D mainboard design to make it easy to install. I have received an initial... Read more
New Software Enhancements
A new version of the ATLAS 3D software, FreeLSS, has been committed to Github at https://github.com/hairu/freelss. It includes the changes outlined below.
- Improved mesh generation in dual laser mode. ... Read more
We did it!!
We did it! ATLAS 3D has surpassed the $200K pledge amount and has made available the 3rd and final stretch goal, Real-time Scan Preview. This is a software feature will... Read more
New Rewards Available and Raspberry Pi 2
Yesterday, the Raspberry Pi foundation announced the Raspberry Pi 2, a newer version of the Raspberry Pi that is supposedly much faster than the original and with twice the... Read more
We have reached Stretch Goal #2!!
Video Assembly Instructions
ATLAS 3D has surpassed the $150K pledge level, and has achieved Stretch Goal #2: Video Assembly Instructions. In addition to assembly documents, video assembly instructions will be... Read more
Download sample ATLAS 3D scans!
I have uploaded a few ATLAS 3D scans taken with different quality levels. For the dog and the orc models, little-to-no post processing was done (just Poisson reconstruction) to give... Read more
We have reached Stretch Goal #1!!
ATLAS 3D has just crossed the $120K amount. By achieving Stretch Goal #1, the Autoupdate Feature will be included as part of every Full Kit. Backers of the BYOP Kit... Read more
Support for Printers Big and Small
Our backers have spoken up and made it clear that they want to print ATLAS 3D on a wide variety of printers. As a result, support has been extended to... Read more
We have Stretch Goals!
From the start, ATLAS 3D was designed to be a completely open product. One where the community had a say in the direction that it takes. I asked the ATLAS... Read more
Frequently Asked Questions
I've just updated the FAQ with the most frequently asked questions of the day. Stop on over and have a look.
We reached the target goal within hours and blew right past it! A huge thank you to all the backers. I can't wait to start ordering parts and posting pictures.