Minitronics is the
latest development of ReprapWorld.com. It's designed to be an easy to
use, compact and smart solution to fit 90% of the 3D-printers. Unlike
the Megatronics, which targets at the advanced range of usages, the
Minitronics is plug and plug, which will fit the needs of the average
Minitronics has a
powerful Atmega1281 processor with 128 KB memory, running at 16Mhz.
The board can be connected to a PC using a normal USB cable. It will
register as FTDI FT232R device. The board is compatible with Arduino
and will therefor be easily programmed from the Arduino IDE.
kit includes, besides the Minitronics board, a fan to cool the board
and a cable with ATX connector to connect the board to your power
supply. The board is bootloaded with a adjusted Marlin version, but you probably need to tweak some settings. You can download a adjusted Marlin version from the software downloads section.