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Making Buttons!

A lathe is a pretty essential metal working tool for making any cylindrical parts. We needed to make some aluminum buttons for the latest SnapJet prototype. So we fixed up an old desktop-lathe with some cleaning, greasing, and adding 3D
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Drastically increase your energy, lifespan, and fitness with a $22 trip to IKEA.

Here at SnapJet, we work hard all day and late into the night. Whether we’re soldering circuit boards, writing code, or posting to our blog, there is always one thing in common:

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DIY Electric Burr Grinder

We drink a lot of coffee here at SnapJet headquarters, so we brought in a hand-burr grinder to help us make our java: I know what you’re thinking. “That grinder isn’t nearly loud or dangerous enough!!” And we couldn’t agree

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Motorized Photo testing rig

We’ve completed our motorized testing rig! It allows us to easily try out many different methods and materials to get the best possible prints for our SnapJet instant film printer. SnapJet uses a rolling shutter to expose the iPhone screen

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Hi everyone, we’ve just finished our first introductory video of the SnapJet! View it at Please stay tuned for more on instant film photography, crowdsourcing, and hardware design.

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